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JMSJ, 2024, Vol. 102, No. 3 (June)

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Yilun Chen, Aoqi Zhang, Tianao Liu, and Weibiao Li, 2024: Diurnally propagating precipitation features caused by MCS activities during the pre-summer rainy season in South China. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-019
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Masataka AIZAWA, Kosuke ITO, and UdaiSHIMADA, 2024: Revisiting Koba’s relationship to improve minimum sea-level pressure estimates of western North Pacific tropical cyclones. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-018
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Masataka MURAKAMI, Yoshinori YAMADA, and Koyuru IWANAMI, 2024: Precipitation mechanisms in stratiform snow clouds associated with a mid-level trough over the Sea of Japan. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-017
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Katsuya YAMASHITA, Wei-Chen KUO, Masataka MURAKAMI,Takuya TAJIRI, Atsushi SAITO, Narihiro ORIKASA, and Hideaki OHTAKE, 2024: City in June2010 and its implication for planned and inadvertent cloud modification. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-016
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Ying Wang, 2024: Meiyu-Baiu rainstorm associated diurnal variation and kinetic energy source analyzed by multiscale window transform–based energetics analysis. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-015
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JMSJ, 2024, Vol. 102, No. 2 (April)

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Murata, F., T. Terao, Y. Yamane, A. Fukushima, M. Kiguchi, M. Tanoue, H. Kamimera, H. J. Syiemlieh, L. Cajee, S. Ahmed, S. A. Choudhury, P. Bhattacharya, A. K. Bhagabati, S. Dutta, and T. Hayashi, 2024: Validation of spaceborne precipitation radar data by rain gauges and disdrometers over the complex topography of the northeastern Indian subcontinent. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-014
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Kusunoki, S., T. Nakaegawa, and R. Mizuta, 2024: Evaluation of precipitation simulated by the atmospheric global model MRI-AGCM3.2. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-013
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Ose T., H. Endo, and T. Nakaegawa, 2024: Emergence of future sea-level pressure patterns in recent summertime East Asia. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-012
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Wang, G., W. Han, S. Yuan, J. Wang, R. Y. Yin, S. Ye, and F. Xie, 2024: Retrieval of high-frequency temperature profiles by FY-4A/GIIRS based on generalized ensemble learning. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-011
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Ishii, M., H. Kamahori, H. Kubota, M. Zaiki, R. Mizuta, H. Kawase, M. Nosaka, H. Yoshimura, N. Oshima, E. Shindo, H. Koyama, M. Mori, S. Hirahara, Y. Imada, K. Yoshida, T. Nozawa, T. Takemi, T. Maki and A. Nishimura, 2024: Global historical reanalysis with a 60-km AGCM and surface pressure observations: OCADA. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-010
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Special Edition on Research on "Heavy rainfall and snowfall, and moisture transport"
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Ito, J., H. Niino and E. Tochimoto, 2024: Numerical simulation of tornadoes in a mini-supercell associated with Typhoon Tapah on 22 September 2019. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-009
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Special Edition: Research on Extreme Weather Events that occurred around East Asia in 2017-2021

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Toyooka, D., T. Kawabata and H.L. Tanaka, 2024: Windward region sensitivity and its effects on heavy rainfall prediction investigated with ensemble systems. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-008
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Special Edition: Research on Extreme Weather Events that occurred around East Asia in 2017-2021

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Otsubo, A. and A. Adachi, 2024: Short-term predictability of extreme rainfall using dual-polarization radar measurements. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-007
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Yokota, S., T. Banno, M. Oigawa, G. Akimoto, K. Kawano and Y. Ikuta, 2024: JMA operational hourly hybrid 3DVar with singular 3Vector-based Mesoscale Ensemble Prediction System. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-006
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Special Edition : the Frontier of Atmospheric Science with High Performance Computing
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JMSJ, 2024, Vol. 102, No. 1 (February)

Article

Geng Y., H.-L Ren and J. Li, 2024: Roles of August Kuroshio SST anomaly in precipitation variation during September overCentral China. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-005
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Kosaka Y., S. Kobayashi, Y. Harada, C. Kobayashi, H. Naoe, K. Yoshimoto, M. Harada, N. Goto, J. Chiba, K. Miyaoka, R. Sekiguchi, M. Deushi, H. Kamahori, T. Nakaegawa; T. Y.Tanaka, T. Tokuhiro, Y. Sato, Y. Matsushita and K. Onogi, 2024: The JRA-3Q Reanalysis. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-004
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Duc, L. and Y. Sawada, 2024: Geometry of rainfall ensemble means: from arithmetic averages to Gaussian-Hellinger barycenters in unbalanced optimal transport. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-003
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Koga, S., 2024: Optical Properties of Aerosol Particles in the Atmospheric Boundary Layer over the Northwestern Pacific: High Refractive Index for Coarse Particles in Pristine Air. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-002
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Takahashi, Y. O., Y.-Y. Hayashi, G. L. Hashimoto, K. Kuramoto, M. Ishiwatari, H. Kashimura, 2024: Dependence of the radiative-convective equilibrium structure of the lower atmosphere of Venus on the thermodynamic model. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-001
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JMSJ, 2023, Vol. 101, No. 6 (December)

Notes and Correspondence

Ishizaki H., T. Sakazaki and K. Ishioka, 2023: Estimation of the equivalent depth of the Pekeris mode using reanalysis data. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 101, 461-469.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2023-027
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Notes and Correspondence

Kodera, K., T. Nasuno, S.-W. Son, N. Eguchi and Y. Harada, 2023: Influence of the stratospheric QBO on seasonal migration of the convective center across the Maritime Continent. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 101, 445-45.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2023-026
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Notes and Correspondence

Kawabata, Y., U. Shimada and M. Yamaguchi, 2023: The 30-year (1987-2016) trend of strong typhoons and genesis locations found in the Japan Meteorological Agency’s Dvorak reanalysis data. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 101, 435-443.
https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2023-025
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Based on the number of the downloaded PDF files at the J-STAGE homepage (in November 2023)

  • Bessho, K., K. Date, M. Hayashi, A. Ikeda, T. Imai, H. Inoue, Y. Kumagai, T. Miyakawa, H. Murata, T. Ohno, A. Okuyama, R. Oyama, Y. Sasaki, Y. Shimazu, K. Shimoji, Y. Sumida, M. Suzuki, H. Taniguchi, H. Tsuchiyama, D. Uesawa, H. Yokota, and R. Yoshida, 2016: An introduction to Himawari-8/9 - Japan's new-generation geostationary meteorological satellites. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 94, 151-183.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2016-009
    Graphical Abstract
  • Times Accessed : 246

  • Kosaka Y., S. Kobayashi, Y. Harada, C. Kobayashi, H. Naoe, K. Yoshimoto, M. Harada, N. Goto, J. Chiba, K. Miyaoka, R. Sekiguchi, M. Deushi, H. Kamahori, T. Nakaegawa; T. Y.Tanaka, T. Tokuhiro, Y. Sato, Y. Matsushita, K. Onogi, 2024: The JRA-3Q Reanalysis. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 102.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2024-004.
    Graphical Abstract

    Times Accessed : 208

  • Kobayashi, S., Y. Ota, Y. Harada, A. Ebita, M. Moriya, H. Onoda, K. Onogi, H. Kamahori, C. Kobayashi, H. Endo, K. Miyaoka, and K. Takahashi, 2015: The JRA-55 Reanalysis: General specifications and basic characteristics.J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 93, 5-48.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2015-001
    Graphical Abstract
  • Times Accessed : 158

  • Kawabata, Y., U. Shimada and M. Yamaguchi, 2023: The 30-year (1987-2016) trend of strong typhoons and genesis locations found in the Japan Meteorological Agency’s Dvorak reanalysis data. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 101, 435-443.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2023-025.
    Graphical Abstract

    Times Accessed : 151

  • Kodera, K., T. Nasuno, S.-W. Son, N. Eguchi and Y. Harada, 2023: Influence of the stratospheric QBO on seasonal migration of the convective center across the Maritime Continent. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 101.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2023-026.
    Graphical Abstract

    Times Accessed : 131

  • Yukimoto, S., H. Kawai, T. Koshiro, N. Oshima, K. Yoshida, S. Urakawa, H. Tsujino, M. Deushi, T. Tanaka, M. Hosaka, S. Yabu, H. Yoshimura, E. Shindo, R. Mizuta, A. Obata, Y. Adachi, and M. Ishii, 2019: The Meteorological Research Institute Earth System Model version 2.0, MRI-ESM2.0: Description and basic evaluation of the physical component. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 97, 931-965.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2019-051
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    Times Accessed : 130

  • Feng S., S. Nadarajah, Q.Hu, 2007: Modeling annual extreme precipitation in China using the generalized extreme value distribution. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 85, 599-613.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.85.599

    Times Accessed : 114

  • Stanhill G. and S. Cohen, 2008: Solar Radiation Changes in Japan during the 20th Century: Evidence from Sunshine Duration Measurements. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 86, 57-67.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.86.57

    Times Accessed : 114

  • Tomita H., 2008: New Microphysical Schemes with Five and Six Categories by Diagnostic Generation of Cloud Ice. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 86A, 121-142.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.86A.121

    Times Accessed : 111

  • Kikuchi, K., 2021: The Boreal summer intraseasonal oscillation: A review. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 99, 933-972.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2021-045
    Graphical Abstract

    Times Accessed : 105

  • Sakamoto, T. T., Y. Komuro, T. Nishimura, M. Ishii, H. Tatebe, H. Shiogama, A. Hasegawa, T. Toyoda, M. Mori, T. Suzuki, Y. Imada, T. Nozawa, K. Takata, T. Mochizuki, K. Ogochi, S. Emori, H. Hasumi, M. Kimoto, 2012: MIROC4h—A new high-resolution Atmosphere-Ocean Coupled General Circulation Model. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 90, 325-359.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2012-301

    Times Accessed : 102

  • Kitoh, A., and H. Endo, 2019: Future changes in precipitation extremes associated with tropical cyclones projected by large-ensemble simulations. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 97, 141-152.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.2019-007
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    Times Accessed : 102

  • Nakanishi, M., and H. Niino, 2009: Development of an improved turbulence closure model for the atmospheric boundary layer. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 87, 895-912.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.87.895

    Times Accessed : 102

  • Kido A. and Y. Wakata, 2008: Multiple equilibrium states appearing in a venus-like Atmospheric General Circulation Model J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 86, 969-979.
    https://doi.org/10.2151/jmsj.86.969

    Times Accessed : 101