Articles | Volume 19, issue 11
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 7547–7565, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-7547-2019
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 7547–7565, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-7547-2019

Research article 05 Jun 2019

Research article | 05 Jun 2019

Cloud responses to climate variability over the extratropical oceans as observed by MISR and MODIS

Andrew Geiss and Roger Marchand

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