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Middle level cloud streets and/or high level cloud sheets extending from the mountain ridges to the lee side. They develop when the wind stream is almost perpendicular to the mountain barrier.

I. Cloud Structure In Satellite Images

Learn about how to recognise and detect Lee Cloudiness in satellite images.

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II. Meteorological Physical Background

Find out more about the meteorlogical and physical background of Lee Cloudiness.

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III. Key Parameters

Learn which key parameters to use for monitoring Lee Cloudiness.

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IV. Typical Appearance In Vertical Cross Sections

Find out the typical appearance of Lee Cloudiness in vertical cross sections.

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V. Weather Events

Explore the weather events associated with Lee Cloudiness.

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VI. References

Let these comprehensive documents in the references assist you in finding more about Lee Cloudiness.

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