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Advances in Meteorology
Volume 2010, Article ID 610263, 15 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2010/610263
Research Article

Scale Analysis of Blocking Events from 2002 to 2004: A Case Study of an Unusually Persistent Blocking Event Leading to a Heat Wave in the Gulf of Alaska during August 2004

1Center of Excellence for Climate Change Research, King Abdulaziz University, P.O. Box 80208, Jeddah 21589, Saudi Arabia
2Department of Soil, Environmental and Atmospheric Sciences, 302 ABNR Building, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA

Received 19 February 2010; Revised 14 May 2010; Accepted 28 June 2010

Academic Editor: Luis Gimeno

Copyright © 2010 H. Athar and Anthony R. Lupo. 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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