Articles | Volume 14, issue 4
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 1959–1971, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-14-1959-2014

Special issue: Ice-Atmosphere-Ocean interactions in the Arctic Ocean during...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 1959–1971, 2014
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-14-1959-2014
Research article
20 Feb 2014
Research article | 20 Feb 2014

Characteristics of Arctic low-tropospheric humidity inversions based on radio soundings

T. Nygård et al.

Related authors

Winter thermodynamic vertical structure in the Arctic atmosphere linked to large-scale circulation
Tiina Nygård, Michael Tjernström, and Tuomas Naakka
Weather Clim. Dynam., 2, 1263–1282, https://doi.org/10.5194/wcd-2-1263-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/wcd-2-1263-2021, 2021
Short summary
Influence of springtime atmospheric circulation types on the distribution of air pollutants in the Arctic
Manu Anna Thomas, Abhay Devasthale, and Tiina Nygård
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 21, 16593–16608, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-16593-2021,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-21-16593-2021, 2021
Short summary
Brief Communication: Trends in sea ice extent north of Svalbard and its impact on cold air outbreaks as observed in spring 2013
A. Tetzlaff, C. Lüpkes, G. Birnbaum, J. Hartmann, T. Nygård, and T. Vihma
The Cryosphere, 8, 1757–1762, https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-8-1757-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/tc-8-1757-2014, 2014
Advances in understanding and parameterization of small-scale physical processes in the marine Arctic climate system: a review
T. Vihma, R. Pirazzini, I. Fer, I. A. Renfrew, J. Sedlar, M. Tjernström, C. Lüpkes, T. Nygård, D. Notz, J. Weiss, D. Marsan, B. Cheng, G. Birnbaum, S. Gerland, D. Chechin, and J. C. Gascard
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 14, 9403–9450, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-14-9403-2014,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-14-9403-2014, 2014

Related subject area

Subject: Clouds and Precipitation | Research Activity: Field Measurements | Altitude Range: Troposphere | Science Focus: Physics (physical properties and processes)
Snowfall in Northern Finland derives mostly from ice clouds
Claudia Mignani, Lukas Zimmermann, Rigel Kivi, Alexis Berne, and Franz Conen
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 13551–13568, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-13551-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-13551-2022, 2022
Short summary
Observation of secondary ice production in clouds at low temperatures
Alexei Korolev, Paul J. DeMott, Ivan Heckman, Mengistu Wolde, Earle Williams, David J. Smalley, and Michael F. Donovan
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 13103–13113, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-13103-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-13103-2022, 2022
Short summary
In situ and satellite-based estimates of cloud properties and aerosol–cloud interactions over the southeast Atlantic Ocean
Siddhant Gupta, Greg M. McFarquhar, Joseph R. O'Brien, Michael R. Poellot, David J. Delene, Ian Chang, Lan Gao, Feng Xu, and Jens Redemann
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 12923–12943, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-12923-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-12923-2022, 2022
Short summary
Ice fog observed at cirrus temperatures at Dome C, Antarctic Plateau
Étienne Vignon, Lea Raillard, Christophe Genthon, Massimo Del Guasta, Andrew J. Heymsfield, Jean-Baptiste Madeleine, and Alexis Berne
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 12857–12872, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-12857-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-12857-2022, 2022
Short summary
Life cycle of stratocumulus clouds over 1 year at the coast of the Atacama Desert
Jan H. Schween, Camilo del Rio, Juan-Luis García, Pablo Osses, Sarah Westbrook, and Ulrich Löhnert
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 22, 12241–12267, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-12241-2022,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-12241-2022, 2022
Short summary

Cited articles

Andreas, E. L., Guest, P. S., Persson, P. O. G., Fairall, C. W., Horst, T. W., Moritz, R. E., and Semmer, S. R.: Near-surface water vapour over polar sea ice is always near ice saturation, J. Geophys. Res., 107, SHE 8-1–SHE 8-15, https://doi.org/10.1029/2000JC000411, 2002.
Bintanja, R., Graversen, R. G., and Hazeleger, W.: Arctic winter warming amplified by the thermal inversion and consequent low infrared cooling to space, Nature, 4, 758–761, https://doi.org/10.1038/ngeo1285, 2011.
Devasthale, A., Willén, U., Karlsson, K.-G., and Jones, C. G.: Quantifying the clear-sky temperature inversion frequency and strength over the Arctic Ocean during summer and winter seasons from AIRS profiles, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 10, 5565–5572, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-10-5565-2010, 2010.
Devasthale, A., Sedlar, J., and Tjernström, M.: Characteristics of water-vapour inversions observed over the Arctic by Atmospheric Infrared Sounder (AIRS) and radiosondes, Atmos. Chem. Phys., 11, 9813–9823, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-11-9813-2011, 2011.
Durre, I., Russell, S. V., and Wuertz, D. B.: Overview of the Integrated Global Radiosonde Archive, J. Climate, 19, 53–68, 2006.
Download
Altmetrics
Final-revised paper
Preprint