|Discipline||Atmospheric sciences, meteorology|
|Edited by||David M. Schultz|
American Meteorological Society (United States)
|Delayed, after 2 years|
|Mon. Weather Rev.|
|ISSN|| 0027-0644 (print)|
The Monthly Weather Review is a peer-reviewed scientific journal published by the American Meteorological Society. It covers research related to analysis and prediction of observed and modeled circulations of the atmosphere, including technique development, data assimilation, model validation, and relevant case studies. This includes papers on numerical techniques and data assimilation techniques that apply to the atmosphere and/or ocean environment. The editor-in-chief is David M. Schultz (University of Manchester).
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