Articles | Volume 14, issue 7
Geosci. Model Dev., 14, 4357–4378, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-14-4357-2021
Geosci. Model Dev., 14, 4357–4378, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-14-4357-2021

Model experiment description paper 12 Jul 2021

Model experiment description paper | 12 Jul 2021

BARRA v1.0: kilometre-scale downscaling of an Australian regional atmospheric reanalysis over four midlatitude domains

Chun-Hsu Su et al.

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