Articles | Volume 20, issue 24
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 16089–16116, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-16089-2020
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 16089–16116, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-16089-2020

Research article 23 Dec 2020

Research article | 23 Dec 2020

Aerosol vertical distribution and interactions with land/sea breezes over the eastern coast of the Red Sea from lidar data and high-resolution WRF-Chem simulations

Sagar P. Parajuli et al.

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Data for Aerosol Vertical Distribution and Interactions with Land/Sea Breezes over the Eastern Coast of the Red Sea from LIDAR Data and High-resolution WRF-Chem Simulations S. P. Parajuli, G. L. Stenchikov, A. Ukhov, I. Shevchenko, O. Dubovik, and A. Lopatin https://doi.org/10.25781/KAUST-PBR81

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Both natural (dust, sea salt) and anthropogenic (sulfate, organic and black carbon) aerosols are common over the Red Sea coastal plains. King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), located on the eastern coast of the Red Sea, hosts the only operating lidar system in the Arabian Peninsula, which measures atmospheric aerosols day and night. We use these lidar data and high-resolution WRF-Chem model simulations to study the potential effect of dust aerosols on Red Sea environment.
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