2017 Vol. 31, No. 4

REVIEW
An Overview of Mineral Dust Modeling over East Asia
Siyu CHEN, Jianping HUANG, Yun QIAN, Chun ZHAO, Litai KANG, Ben YANG, Yong WANG, Yuzhi LIU, Tiangang YUAN, Tianhe WANG, Xiaojun MA, Guolong ZHANG
2017, 31(4): 633-653. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6142-2
AERICLES
Observational Characteristics of Cloud Radiative Effects over Three Arid Regions in the Northern Hemisphere
Jiandong LI, Tianhe WANG, Ammara HABIB
2017, 31(4): 654-664. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6166-7
Journal of Meteorological Research 
Interannual Variability of Summertime Outgoing Longwave Radiation over the Maritime Continent in Relation to East Asian Summer Monsoon Anomalies
Qi XU, Zhaoyong GUAN
2017, 31(4): 665-677. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6178-3
Journal of Meteorological Research
Statistical Modeling of CMIP5 Projected Changes in Extreme Wet Spells over China in the Late 21st Century
Lianhua ZHU, Yun LI, Zhihong JIANG
2017, 31(4): 678-693. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6792-0
Climate Characteristics of Abnormal Double-Blocking Activities over the Ural Mountains and Sea of Okhotsk
Gang LIU, Tao WANG, Xueyan YANG, Yishu WANG, Xu YANG, Yan CUI
2017, 31(4): 694-707. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6048-z
Developing the Science Product Algorithm Testbed for Chinese Next-Generation Geostationary Meteorological Satellites: Fengyun-4 Series
Min MIN, Chunqiang WU, Chuan LI, Hui LIU, Na XU, Xiao WU, Lin CHEN, Fu WANG, Fenglin SUN, Danyu QIN, Xi WANG, Bo LI, Zhaojun ZHENG, Guangzhen CAO, Lixin DONG
2017, 31(4): 708-719. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6161-z
Assimilation of HY-2A Scatterometer Ambiguous Winds Based on Feature Thinning
Boheng DUAN, Weimin ZHANG, Xiaoqun CAO, Yi YU, Haijin DAI
2017, 31(4): 720-730. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6165-8
Assimilation of Total Lightning Data Using the Three-Dimensional Variational Method at Convection-Allowing Resolution
Rong ZHANG, Yijun ZHANG, Liangtao XU, Dong ZHENG, Wen YAO
2017, 31(4): 731-746. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6133-3
Improving the Extreme Rainfall Forecast of Typhoon Morakot (2009) by Assimilating Radar Data from Taiwan Island and Mainland China
Xuwei BAO, Dan WU, Xiaotu LEI, Leiming MA, Dongliang WANG, Kun ZHAO, Ben Jong-Dao JOU
2017, 31(4): 747-766. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6007-8
Influences of the Three Gorges Dam in China on Precipitation over Surrounding Regions
Yan LI, Weican ZHOU, Xianyan CHEN, Dexian FANG, Qianqian ZHANG
2017, 31(4): 767-773. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6177-4
Reconstructing Missing Hourly Real-Time Precipitation Data Using a Novel Intermittent Sliding Window Period Technique for Automatic Weather Station Data
Nagaraja HEMA, Krishna KANT
2017, 31(4): 774-790. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6084-8
Comparison of Spatial Interpolation Methods for Gridded Bias Removal in Surface Temperature Forecasts
Seyedeh Atefeh MOHAMMADI, Majid AZADI, Morteza RAHMANI
2017, 31(4): 791-799. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6135-1
Spatial and Temporal Changes in Vapor Pressure Deficit and Their Impacts on Crop Yields in China during 1980–2008
Shuai ZHANG, Fulu TAO, Zhao ZHANG
2017, 31(4): 800-808. doi: 10.1007/s13351-017-6137-z