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Advances in Meteorology
Volume 2016, Article ID 8364134, 13 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2016/8364134
Research Article

Severe Weather Caused by Heat Island and Sea Breeze Effects in the Metropolitan Area of São Paulo, Brazil

Departamento de Ciências Atmosféricas, Instituto de Astronomia, Geofísica e Ciências Atmosféricas, Universidade de São Paulo, 05508–090 São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Received 18 June 2015; Revised 21 August 2015; Accepted 3 September 2015

Academic Editor: Shahaboddin Shamshirband

Copyright © 2016 Felipe Vemado and Augusto José Pereira Filho. 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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