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Robert Wood University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

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Corresponding author address: Dr. Robert Wood, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195. Email: robwood@atmos.washington.edu

Corresponding author address: Dr. Robert Wood, Dept. of Atmospheric Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195. Email: robwood@atmos.washington.edu

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