A fresh study at the Finnish Meteorological Institute examines extreme wave conditions in the Baltic Sea.
The storm Toini in January 2017 was the second time in the history of measurements that a significant wave height reached 8 metres.
Researcher Jan-Victor Björkqvist, tel. +358 45 678 1204, firstname.lastname@example.org
Björkqvist J.-V., Tuomi L., Tollman N., Kangas A., Pettersson H., Marjamaa R., Jokinen H. & Fortelius C. (2017): Brief communication: Characteristic properties of extreme wave events observed in the northern Baltic Proper, Baltic Sea. Nat. Hazards Earth Syst. Sci. 17, 1653-1658.
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