Journal cover Journal topic
Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Journal topic

Journal metrics

IF value: 5.414
IF5.414
IF 5-year value: 5.958
IF 5-year
5.958
CiteScore value: 9.7
CiteScore
9.7
SNIP value: 1.517
SNIP1.517
IPP value: 5.61
IPP5.61
SJR value: 2.601
SJR2.601
Scimago H <br class='widget-line-break'>index value: 191
Scimago H
index
191
h5-index value: 89
h5-index89
Volume 16, issue 3
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 1545–1563, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-1545-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Special issue: Aerosol-Cloud Coupling And Climate Interactions in the Arctic...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 1545–1563, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-1545-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 10 Feb 2016

Research article | 10 Feb 2016

Observations of surface momentum exchange over the marginal ice zone and recommendations for its parametrisation

A. D. Elvidge et al.

Related authors

Observed microphysical changes in Arctic mixed-phase clouds when transitioning from sea ice to open ocean
Gillian Young, Hazel M. Jones, Thomas W. Choularton, Jonathan Crosier, Keith N. Bower, Martin W. Gallagher, Rhiannon S. Davies, Ian A. Renfrew, Andrew D. Elvidge, Eoghan Darbyshire, Franco Marenco, Philip R. A. Brown, Hugo M. A. Ricketts, Paul J. Connolly, Gary Lloyd, Paul I. Williams, James D. Allan, Jonathan W. Taylor, Dantong Liu, and Michael J. Flynn
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 13945–13967, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-13945-2016,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-13945-2016, 2016
Short summary

Related subject area

Subject: Dynamics | Research Activity: Field Measurements | Altitude Range: Troposphere | Science Focus: Physics (physical properties and processes)
Airborne measurements and large-eddy simulations of small-scale gravity waves at the tropopause inversion layer over Scandinavia
Sonja Gisinger, Johannes Wagner, and Benjamin Witschas
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 10091–10109, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-10091-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-10091-2020, 2020
Short summary
Observational analysis of the daily cycle of the planetary boundary layer in the central Amazon during a non-El Niño year and El Niño year (GoAmazon project 2014/5)
Rayonil G. Carneiro and Gilberto Fisch
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 5547–5558, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-5547-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-5547-2020, 2020
Short summary
Planetary boundary layer evolution over the Amazon rainforest in episodes of deep moist convection at the Amazon Tall Tower Observatory
Maurício I. Oliveira, Otávio C. Acevedo, Matthias Sörgel, Ernani L. Nascimento, Antonio O. Manzi, Pablo E. S. Oliveira, Daiane V. Brondani, Anywhere Tsokankunku, and Meinrat O. Andreae
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 15–27, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-15-2020,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-15-2020, 2020
Short summary
Dominant patterns of summer ozone pollution in eastern China and associated atmospheric circulations
Zhicong Yin, Bufan Cao, and Huijun Wang
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 13933–13943, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-13933-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-13933-2019, 2019
Short summary
What controls the formation of nocturnal low-level stratus clouds over southern West Africa during the monsoon season?
Karmen Babić, Norbert Kalthoff, Bianca Adler, Julian F. Quinting, Fabienne Lohou, Cheikh Dione, and Marie Lothon
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 13489–13506, https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-13489-2019,https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-13489-2019, 2019
Short summary

Cited articles

Andreas, E. L.: A relationship between the aerodynamic and physical roughness of winter sea ice, Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 137, 927–943, 2011.
Andreas, E. L., Tucker, W. B., and Ackley, S. F.: Atmospheric boundary-layer modification, drag coefficient, and surface heat flux in the Antarctic marginal ice zone, J. Geophys. Res.-Oceans, 89, 649–661, https://doi.org/10.1029/JC089iC01p00649, 1984.
Andreas, E. L., Horst, T. W., Grachev, A. A., Persson, P. O. G., Fairall, C. W., Guest, P. S., and Jordan, R. E.: Parametrizing turbulent exchange over summer sea ice and the marginal ice zone, Q. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 136, 927–943, https://doi.org/10.1002/qj.618, 2010.
Arya, S. P. S.: Contribution of form drag on pressure ridges to the air stress on Arctic ice, J. Geophys. Res., 78, 7092–7099, https://doi.org/10.1029/JC078i030p07092, 1973.
Arya, S. P. S.: A drag partition theory for determining the large-scale roughness parameter and wind stress on the Arctic pack ice, J. Geophys. Res., 80, 3447–3454, https://doi.org/10.1029/JC080i024p03447, 1975.
Publications Copernicus
Download
Short summary
Rare aircraft observations of surface momentum flux over the Arctic marginal ice zone provide the best means yet to constrain model representation of MIZ surface roughness. The sensitivity of surface roughness to ice concentration over the Arctic MIZ is presented; these results do not support the values used in many models. However, a leading parameterization scheme (that of Lüpkes et al., 2012) is found to provide a good representation of form drag, after some parameter alterations.
Rare aircraft observations of surface momentum flux over the Arctic marginal ice zone provide...
Citation
Altmetrics
Final-revised paper
Preprint