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International Journal of Geophysics
Volume 2011 (2011), Article ID 259529, 14 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2011/259529
Research Article

Observed Change in Sahel Rainfall, Circulations, African Easterly Waves, and Atlantic Hurricanes Since 1979

1Utah Climate Center, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322, USA
2Department of Plants, Soils, and Climate, Utah State University, Logan, UT 84322, USA

Received 1 April 2011; Revised 1 August 2011; Accepted 26 August 2011

Academic Editor: Amadou Gaye

Copyright © 2011 Shih-Yu Wang and Robert R. Gillies. 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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