Articles | Volume 14, issue 7
The Cryosphere, 14, 2253–2265, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2253-2020
The Cryosphere, 14, 2253–2265, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-14-2253-2020

Research article 20 Jul 2020

Research article | 20 Jul 2020

Present-day and future Greenland Ice Sheet precipitation frequency from CloudSat observations and the Community Earth System Model

Jan T. M. Lenaerts et al.

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