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Convective Storm Initiation Project (CSIP)

Status: completed
Publication State: published

Abstract

The Convective Storm Initiation Project (CSIP) aimed to further the understanding of the mechanisms responsible for the initiation of precipitating convection in the maritime environment of southern England; i.e. to understand why convective clouds form and develop into precipitating clouds in a particular location. The project was centred on the 3 GHz (CAMRa) and 1275 clear-air (ACROBAT) radars at Chilbolton and used a number of the new UK Universities' Facility for Atmospheric Measurement (UFAM) mobile instruments. The project consisted of a pilot field campaign in July 2004 and the main field campaign in June, July and August 2005.

Abbreviation: csip-project
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http://badc.nerc.ac.uk/view/badc.nerc.ac.uk__ATOM__activity_activity_csip

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