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Jet Stream Studied In West African Drought

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June 7, 1999
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Penn State
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The two jet streams that flow over West Africa during the summer months may contribute to the extended drought that has plagued this already semi-arid area, according to Penn State researchers.

Boston, Mass. -- The two jet streams that flow over West Africa during the summer months may contribute to the extended drought that has plagued this already semi-arid area, according to Penn State researchers.


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