International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Research Paper | Earth Science and Engineering | Senegal | Volume 8 Issue 1, January 2019

Case Study of Squall Lines Passing Over Dakar Using NOAA Sounders

Adoum Mahamat MOUSSA, Bouya DIOP, Malick WADE, Abdoulaye SY, Abdoulaye Bouya DIOP, Achetou DIA DIOP, Djiby SARR, Abdou Karim FAROTA

Squall Lines (SL) are fast and well organized mesoscale convective systems. These phenomena of primary importance have been the subject of numerous studies, mainly descriptive and dynamic. Applications made of satellite data for the study of Squall lines are mostly descriptive. The advantage of ATOVS data is that they provide a vertical view of the atmosphere by considering wavelengths. Thus we made a study of the atmosphere subjected to the passage of squall line with these data. In this study, five passages of squall lines allowed us to show the radiative signature of SLs with ATOVS data.

Keywords: Squall Line, ATOVS, satellite, radiative signature, convective system

Edition: Volume 8 Issue 1, January 2019

Pages: 272 - 276

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Adoum Mahamat MOUSSA, Bouya DIOP, Malick WADE, Abdoulaye SY, Abdoulaye Bouya DIOP, Achetou DIA DIOP, Djiby SARR, Abdou Karim FAROTA, "Case Study of Squall Lines Passing Over Dakar Using NOAA Sounders", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART20194086, Volume 8 Issue 1, January 2019, 272 - 276

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