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AMT | Articles | Volume 12, issue 2
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 777–790, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-12-777-2019
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Atmos. Meas. Tech., 12, 777–790, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-12-777-2019
© Author(s) 2019. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 License.

Research article 04 Feb 2019

Research article | 04 Feb 2019

Retrieval of convective available potential energy from INSAT-3D measurements: comparison with radiosonde data and their spatial–temporal variations

Uriya Veerendra Murali Krishna et al.
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Convective available potential energy (CAPE) is an indicator of the occurrence of extreme weather. For the first time over India, this study estimated CAPE from high spatial–temporal resolution measurements of the geostationary satellite, INSAT-3D. INSAT-3D estimates that CAPE reasonably represents the radiosonde CAPE. This study allows the atmospheric science community to select the best available dataset for their use in nowcasting and making severe weather warnings based on numerical models.
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