Articles | Volume 20, issue 6
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 3357–3371, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-3357-2020
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 20, 3357–3371, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-20-3357-2020

Research article 23 Mar 2020

Research article | 23 Mar 2020

Examination of effects of aerosols on a pyroCb and their dependence on fire intensity and aerosol perturbation

Seoung Soo Lee et al.

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This paper examines a thunderstorm-type cloud that is triggered by wildfire. This paper shows that this cloud has a substantial impact on air components such as water vapor that act as a global warming agent together with carbon dioxide. This paper also shows that that impact is strongly dependent on fire intensity. This raises a possibility that clouds, which are triggered by fire, act as a modulator of climate changes and this function as a modulator is altered by how intense fire is.
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