Graphical Abstract

Sawada, M. and K. Ueno, 2021: Heavy winter precipitation events with extratropical cyclone diagnosed by GPM products and trajectory analysis. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 99, 473-496.
Special Edition on Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM): 5th Anniversary, Graphical Abstract Published


Plain Language Summary: The mechanisms for producing heavy precipitation regarding the structure of an occluding extratropical cyclone during the cold seasons were analyzed using the products of the Dual-frequency Precipitation Radar (DPR) onboard the Global Precipitation Measurement (GPM) core satellite and trajectory analysis on the European Centre for Medium-range Weather Forecasts atmospheric reanalysis data.