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Natalie P. Thomas, Michael G. Bosilovich, Allison B. Marquardt Collow, Randal D. Koster, Siegfried D. Schubert, Amin Dezfuli, and Sarith P. Mahanama

-limited climate regimes ( Draper et al. 2018 ). Despite these biases, MERRA-2 provides a quality reanalysis and a useful tool for this study. The availability of a variety of diagnostics at hourly frequency allows for a better representation of diurnal variations, and makes possible a precise day/night delineation, as is necessary for this analysis. b. Heat-wave definition Rather than using Tmax and Tmin as has been done in previous studies to define heat waves, we use average daytime and average nighttime

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