Articles | Volume 17, issue 18
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 11521–11539, 2017

Special issue: Water vapour in the upper troposphere and middle atmosphere:...

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Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 11521–11539, 2017

Research article 27 Sep 2017

Research article | 27 Sep 2017

An “island” in the stratosphere – on the enhanced annual variation of water vapour in the middle and upper stratosphere in the southern tropics and subtropics

Stefan Lossow et al.

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