radar climatology

radar climatology

[′rā‚där ‚klī·mə′täl·ə·jē]
(climatology)
The statistics in time and space of radar weather echoes.
References in periodicals archive ?
Radar climatology of weather echoes is used to reveal how surface properties shape precipitation occurrence and to explore the ease or difficulty in unambiguously detecting these effects.
BUILDING A RADAR CLIMATOLOGY. For reasons of simplicity, and because we did not have easy access to the raw radar data for the whole United States over such a long period, we have chosen to build the radar echo climatology from existing mosaics.
The influence of the sea-breeze circulation upon thunderstorms in subtropical South East Queensland, Australia, is explored through an 18-yr radar climatology and a two-season field campaign.