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Advances in Meteorology
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 564237, 15 pages
The Evaluation of Estoque Model 1990 in Land/Sea Breezes Occurrence over Northern Persian Gulf
1Department of Physics, University of Isfahan, Isfahan 81744, Iran
2Meteorology Department, Atmospheric Science and Meteorological Research Center, P.O. Box 14965, 114 Tehran, Iran
3Physical Oceanography Department, Khoramshahr Marine Science and Technology University, Khoramshahr 669, Iran
Received 5 December 2010; Accepted 17 March 2011
Academic Editor: Hann-Ming Henry Juang
Copyright © 2011 S. Hassanzadeh et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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