Journal article

Daily wind gust speed probabilities over Switzerland according to three types of synoptic circulation

  • Jungo, Patricia Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
  • Goyette, Stéphane Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
  • Beniston, Martin Department of Geosciences, University of Fribourg, Switzerland
    18.04.2002
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  • International Journal of Climatology. - 2002, vol. 22(4), no. 485
English The nowcasting and prediction of strong winds are still far from adequate, using either statistical or numerical modelling approaches. During the last decade, Switzerland has been struck by two extratropical storms, namely the February 1990 storm Vivian, and the December 1999 storm Lothar, that caused severe damage to infrastructure and to forests. Although numerical weather prediction models... Show more…
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Faculté des sciences
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Géosciences
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  • English
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Geography
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