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  • A mediterranean nocturnal heavy rainfall and tornadic event. Part I: overview, damage survey and radar analysis 

    Van der Velde, Oscar Arnoud; Bech, Joan; Pineda Ruegg, Nicolau; Rigo, Tomeu; Aran, Montserrat; Amaró, Jésica; Gayà, M; Arús, J; Montañá Puig, Juan (2011-01-03)
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    This study presents an analysis of a severe weather case that took place during the early morning of the 2nd of November 2008, when intense convective activity associated with a rapidly evolving low pressure system affected ...
  • A mediterranean nocturnal heavy rainfall and tornadic event. Part II: total lightning analysis 

    Pineda Ruegg, Nicolau; Bech, Joan; Rigo, Tomeu; Montañá Puig, Juan (2010-11-09)
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    On the night from 1st to 2nd of November 2008, a multi-cell storm coming from the Mediterranean produced severe weather in the coastal area of Catalonia (NE Spain): groundlevel strong damaging wind gusts, a tornado – ...
  • A study of thunderstorm characteristics using lightning and weather radar observations 

    Pineda Ruegg, Nicolau; Bech, Joan; Rigo, Tomeu; Montañá Puig, Juan (2004)
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    The main objective of this study was to give insight into the temporal and spatial aspects of lightning activity during the life cycle of diverse types of thunderstorms, and to examine the possible relationships with ...
  • Analysis of the electric field changes due to lightning during Catalonia thunderstorms in Summer 2003 

    Montañá Puig, Juan; Bergas Jané, Joan Gabriel; Pineda Ruegg, Nicolau; Bech, Joan; Rigo, Tomeu; Illa Arnau, Àngel; Hermoso Alameda, Blas (2004)
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    Electric fields related to lightning close to storms were measured in the Catalonian region (NE of Spain) in summer 2003. The aim of this campaign was the data collection to study the total electrical charge involved in ...
  • Estudi de l'episodi tornàdic nocturn amb precipitacions intenses del 2 de novembre de 2008 a Catalunya 

    Van der Velde, Oscar Arnoud; Bech, Joan; Pineda Ruegg, Nicolau; Rigo, Tomeu; Aran, Montserrat; Amaró, Jésica; Gayà, M; Arús, J; Montañá Puig, Juan (2010)
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    Aquest estudi presenta una anàlisi d’un episodi de temps sever que va tenir lloc la matinada del 2 de novembre de 2008, quan la costa sud de Catalunya va estar afectada per una intensa depressió que va dur associada ...
  • Integració de dades de radar i pluviòmetre per a la predicció meteorològica d'avingudes 

    Rigo, Tomeu; Serra, Aleix; Berenguer Ferrer, Marc (2013)
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    Tot i que avui en dia les prediccions numèriques són molt acurades, encara no ho són tant com per poder donar un camp de precipitació ajustat a la realitat, a escales temporals horàries i espacials de pocs quilòmetres. ...
  • Las inundaciones del 10 junio del 2000 en Cataluña 

    Llasat Botija, Ma. del Carmen; Batlle, Joan de; Rigo, Tomeu; Barriendos, Mariano (Fundación para el Fomento de la Ingeniería del Agua, 2001-03)
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    En el presente artículo se analiza las inundaciones que se registraron en Cataluña el día 10 de junio del 2000 a la luz de sus características pluviométricas y meteorológicas y en el contexto de las inundaciones históricas ...
  • Total lightning analysis of a tornadic severe weather event 

    Pineda Ruegg, Nicolau; Bech, Joan; Rigo, Tomeu; Montañá Puig, Juan; Van der Velde, Oscar Arnoud (2009)
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    This study presents an analysis of total lightning and radar data of a severe weather event that took place in the early morning of 2nd November 2008 in Catalonia (NE Spain). A general overview of the synoptic framework ...