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Conference Report 1st European Hail Workshop

Martius, Olivia; Kunz, Michael; Nisi, Luca; Hering, Alessandro

Meteorologische Zeitschrift Vol. 24 No. 4 (2015), p. 441 - 442

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published: Jul 21, 2015
published online: Apr 13, 2015
manuscript accepted: Mar 16, 2015
manuscript revision received: Mar 6, 2015
manuscript revision requested: Jan 20, 2015
manuscript received: Jan 9, 2015

DOI: 10.1127/metz/2015/0667

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The 1st European Hail workshop took place in Bern in June 2014. The workshop was organized into five topical session i) Convection and hail in a changing climate, ii) Microphysics and dynamics of hailstorms, iii) Hail damage and hail damage prevention, iv) Local probabilities and long-term statistics of hail, and v) Nowcasting and forecasting of hail. This report summarizes the scientific contributions presented and the open scientific questions discussed at the workshop.