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What does MCGV stand for?

MCGV stands for Mesoscale Convectively Generated Vortices


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Mcv definition at, a free online dictionary with pronunciation, synonyms and translation; mesoscale convectively generated vortices.
In this study, tropical cyclogenesis from merging mesoscale convectively generated vortices (MCVs) associated with breakdowns of the Intertropical Convergence Zone...
with little vertical shear. These characteristics are similar to those of mesoscale convectively generated vortices found in the United States.
and Mathew 2004) in which mesoscale mid-level vortices (termed MCV, for mesoscale convectively generated vortices) play a crucial role in the early stages.
SOUTHERN PLAINS USING POTENTIAL VORTICITY DIAGNOSTICS; Mesoscale convectively-generated vortices (MCVs) are small-scale, short-lived, inertially
Mesoscale convectively-generated vortices (MCVs) are small-scale, short lived, inertially stable, midlevel vortices that are generated in association with mesoscale...