Articles | Volume 14, issue 13
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 6785–6799, 2014
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 6785–6799, 2014
Research article
03 Jul 2014
Research article | 03 Jul 2014

Short vertical-wavelength inertia-gravity waves generated by a jet–front system at Arctic latitudes – VHF radar, radiosondes and numerical modelling

A. Réchou et al.

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