Articles | Volume 19, issue 11
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 7467–7485, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-7467-2019
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 19, 7467–7485, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-19-7467-2019
Research article
05 Jun 2019
Research article | 05 Jun 2019

Supercooled liquid fogs over the central Greenland Ice Sheet

Christopher J. Cox et al.

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Fogs are frequently reported by observers on the Greenland Ice Sheet. Fogs play a role in the hydrological and energetic balances of the ice sheet surface, but as yet the properties of Greenland fogs are not well known. We observed fogs in all months from Summit Station for 2 years and report their properties. Annually, fogs impart a slight warming to the surface and a case study suggests that they are particularly influential by providing insulation during the coldest part of the day in summer.
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