Articles | Volume 16, issue 18
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 12273–12286, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-12273-2016
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 12273–12286, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-12273-2016

Research article 29 Sep 2016

Research article | 29 Sep 2016

Evidence of horizontal and vertical transport of water in the Southern Hemisphere tropical tropopause layer (TTL) from high-resolution balloon observations

Sergey M. Khaykin et al.

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The study makes use of a series of field experiments conducted in Brazil and aimed at studying the processes controlling the composition of the tropical lower stratosphere. High-resolution balloon-borne measurements together with global-coverage satellite observations and weather radar acquisitions are analysed using trajectory and transport modelling in order to evaluate the contribution of different transport pathways to the stratospheric water budget.
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