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https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-6981-2015
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-15-6981-2015
Research article
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29 Jun 2015
Research article |  | 29 Jun 2015

Lifted temperature minimum during the atmospheric evening transition

E. Blay-Carreras, E. R. Pardyjak, D. Pino, S. W. Hoch, J. Cuxart, D. Martínez, and J. Reuder

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The study shows that lifted temperature minimum can be detected under calm conditions during the day-night transition, several hours earlier than reported in previous work. These conditions are fulfilled under weak synoptic forcing during local flow shifts associated with a mountain-plain complex orography. Under these special conditions, turbulence and radiation becomes a crucial parameter in determining the ideal conditions for observing LTM measurements.
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