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Have extreme rainstorm events or the frequency of tropical disturbances experienced an increasing trend in recent decades over India?

Nandargi, S and Dhar, ON (2008) Have extreme rainstorm events or the frequency of tropical disturbances experienced an increasing trend in recent decades over India? International Journal of Meteorology, 33 (326). pp. 49-52.

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Abstract

Studies carried out on extreme rainfall events and frequency of tropical disturbances, which are a source of extreme rainfall over the Indian region have briefly been referred here using past 100 years' data. Their results do not support the increasing trend in extreme rainfall events in a warming environment over Indian region during the recent decades.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Copyright of this article belongs to The International Journal of Meteorology
Uncontrolled Keywords: atmospheric pressure; global warming; precipitation intensity; rainstorm; regional climate; trend analysis; tropical meteorology, Asia; Eurasia; India; South Asia
Subjects: Meteorology and Climatology
Depositing User: IITM Library
Date Deposited: 22 Feb 2015 05:53
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2015 05:53
URI: http://moeseprints.incois.gov.in/id/eprint/1853

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