Articles | Volume 16, issue 14
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 8791–8815, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-8791-2016
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 16, 8791–8815, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-16-8791-2016

Research article 19 Jul 2016

Research article | 19 Jul 2016

How stratospheric are deep stratospheric intrusions? LUAMI 2008

Thomas Trickl et al.

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A rather homogeneous deep stratospheric intrusion event was mapped by vertical sounding over central Europe and by model calculations along the transport path. The very low minimum H2O mixing ratios demonstrate almost negligible mixing with tropospheric air during the downward transport. The vertical distributions of O3 and aerosol were transferred from the source region to Europe without major change. A rather shallow outflow from the stratosphere was found.
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