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Heavy rain and strong wind events and cyclones in the Balearics
Title: Heavy rain and strong wind events and cyclones in the Balearics
Authors: Campins, Joan ORCID RESEARCHERID Autor AEMETJansà Clar, AgustíAutor AEMETGenovés, Ana
Keywords: Heavy rain; Strong wind events; Cyclones
Issue Date: 2006
Publisher: European Geosciences Union
Citation: Advances in Geosciences. 2006, 7, p. 73–77
Publisher version: https://dx.doi.org/10.5194/adgeo-7-73-2006
Abstract: The relationship between heavy rain (HR) and/or strong wind (SW) events and cyclones is investigated for the Balearic Islands. First, a list of HR and SW events is cross-referenced with an objective cyclone database for a 9-year period (from June 1995 to May 2004). The presence of a cyclone centre close to the Balearics is looked for each event. For HR events in most of the cases a cyclone centre is located in the vicinity. Furthermore, cyclones are located in such a way that allow the supply of warm and wet air to the affected area. But for SW events, although in the majority of cases a cyclone centre is detected, cyclones are located farther than for HR events and their geographical location is more widespread. Afterwards, the three-dimensional structure of cyclones related to HR and/or SW events is studied in detail.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11765/11791
ISSN: 1680-7340
1680-7359
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