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A trans-Tasman dust transport event

Year: 
1984
Volume: 
4
Issue: 
2
Author(s): 
F. Collyer
B. Barnes
G. Churchman
T. Clarkson
J. Steiner
Abstract: 

A brown dust was noticed in a drained rainfall collector at Hokitika on 26 November 1982. Trajectory analysis, consideration of antecedent Australian weather, and mineralogical analysis, all suggest the dust was of Australian origin.

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