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Record #102850:

Land-breezes, snowfalls, and cold air convergence near coastlines in southern Britain, 11-13 January 1987 / W.S. Pike.

Title: Land-breezes, snowfalls, and cold air convergence near coastlines in southern Britain, 11-13 January 1987 / W.S. Pike.
Author(s): Pike, W. S.
Date: 1990.
In: Marine Observer. (1990.), Vol. 60(307) (1990)
Abstract: Heavy, localized snowfalls occurred during cold, easterly outbreak of polar continental air on this date. In one snowfall, light to moderate ice accretion began on ship off south-west Cornwall and persisted for 24 h in English Channel during passage to Jersey.
Notes:

Marine Observer. Vol. 60(307) :26-32, plate (1990).

Keywords: 551.578.4 -- Ice needles, sleet, falling snow and graupel.
551.574.42 -- Rime, hoarfrost and glazed frost.
624.142 -- Low temperature effects.
629.12 -- Vessels.
E9 -- Glaciology: meteorology and climatology.
(410) -- Great Britain.
(411) -- Scotland.
SPRI record no.: 102850

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