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https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-18-611-2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/hess-18-611-2014
Research article
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18 Feb 2014
Research article |  | 18 Feb 2014

Forecasting droughts in East Africa

E. Mwangi, F. Wetterhall, E. Dutra, F. Di Giuseppe, and F. Pappenberger

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