Articles | Volume 14, issue 19
Research article
13 Oct 2014
Research article |  | 13 Oct 2014

Comparison of the diurnal variations of warm-season precipitation for East Asia vs. North America downstream of the Tibetan Plateau vs. the Rocky Mountains

Yuanchun Zhang, Fuqing Zhang, and Jianhua Sun

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