Articles | Volume 18, issue 5
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 3839–3864, 2018

Special issue: Global and regional assessment of intercontinental transport...

Atmos. Chem. Phys., 18, 3839–3864, 2018

Research article 16 Mar 2018

Research article | 16 Mar 2018

Impacts of different characterizations of large-scale background on simulated regional-scale ozone over the continental United States

Christian Hogrefe et al.


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ED: Publish as is (13 Feb 2018) by Frank Dentener

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Short summary
This study quantifies the impacts of different representations of background ozone in state-of-the-science large-scale models on surface and aloft ozone burdens simulated by the CMAQ regional model over the United States. It also compares both the CMAQ simulations and the driving large-scale models to surface and upper air observations.
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