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Automatic Gale Warning Proposals for Swiss Lakes and Regional Aerodromes


Switzerland counts over 50 lakes and aerodromes for which warnings must be issued in case of high probability for wind gusts exceeding 25 knots. As these gale warnings are not automated, forecasters are required to permanently monitor the local weather evolution at these numerous specific locations, beside their main duties.

AuthorsMayoraz L, Ambühl J
EditionScientific Report 102
TypeScientific publications
  • Hazards
  • Weather


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