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Research article
24 Jan 2020
Research article |  | 24 Jan 2020

Contribution of personal weather stations to the observation of deep-convection features near the ground

Marc Mandement and Olivier Caumont

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The number of connected personal weather stations has dramatically increased in the last years. These weather stations produce a high number of data that need a thorough quality control to unleash their potential. A novel quality-control algorithm now allows us to take full advantage of these data and observe thunderstorms with fine-scale details that cannot be caught by standard networks. These results pave the way for tremendous advances in both understanding and forecasting thunderstorms.
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