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https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-15469-2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/acp-22-15469-2022
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07 Dec 2022
Research article |  | 07 Dec 2022

Where does the dust deposited over the Sierra Nevada snow come from?

Huilin Huang, Yun Qian, Ye Liu, Cenlin He, Jianyu Zheng, Zhibo Zhang, and Antonis Gkikas

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Using a clustering method developed in the field of artificial neural networks, we identify four typical dust transport patterns across the Sierra Nevada, associated with the mesoscale and regional-scale wind circulations. Our results highlight the connection between dust transport and dominant weather patterns, which can be used to understand dust transport in a changing climate.
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