Articles | Volume 16, issue 12
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 2835–2850, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-16-2835-2016
Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci., 16, 2835–2850, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/nhess-16-2835-2016

Research article 22 Dec 2016

Research article | 22 Dec 2016

Exceptional sequence of severe thunderstorms and related flash floods in May and June 2016 in Germany – Part 1: Meteorological background

David Piper et al.

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