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WRRCTR No.118 A Climatology of Mountain Fog on Mauna Loa, Hawai’i Island

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Title WRRCTR No.118 A Climatology of Mountain Fog on Mauna Loa, Hawai’i Island
Creator Juvik, James O Ekern, Paul C
Subject orographic clouds fog precipitation water balance mountain ecosystem Hawaii fog regime louvered fog gage fog gage network Mauna Loa Mauna Loa (Hawaii Island, Hawaii) Mountain fog -- Hawaii -- Hawaii Island -- Measurement. Orographic clouds -- Hawaii -- Hawaii Island. Precipitation gauges -- Design and construction.
Description This study of the mountain cloud and fog regimes on the windward and leeward slopes of Mauna Loa, Hawai'i Island (1) develops a standardized louvered-screen, fog-catchment gage; (2) develops an indirect approximation method for estimating average droplet sizes during precipitation episodes and for separating the rainfall and fog components; (3) establishes an extensive fog sampling network on the windward and leeward slopes of Mauna Loa; and (4) develops an original computer program for...
Date 1978-06
Type Report
Identifier Juvik JO, Ekern PC. 1978. A climatology of mountain fog on Mauna Loa, Hawai’i Island. Honolulu (HI): Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa. WRRC technical report, 118. http://hdl.handle.net/10125/2006
Language en-US
Relation WRRC Technical Report 118
Publisher Water Resources Research Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa

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