Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences

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Volume 78, Issue 1

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The Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences (JAS) publishes basic research related to the physics, dynamics, and chemistry of the atmosphere of Earth and other planets, with emphasis on the quantitative and deductive aspects of the subject.

ISSN: 0022-4928; eISSN: 1520-0469

Editor in Chief

Anne K. Smith, National Center for Atmospheric Research

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3.194

2019 Journal Impact Factors in the Meteorology and Atmospheric Science category

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The Role of Surface Heat Fluxes on the Size of Typhoon Megi (2016)

Li-Zhi Shen, Chun-Chieh Wu, and Falko Judt
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Convective and turbulent motions in non-precipitating Cu. Part 1: Method of separation of convective and turbulent motions

Mark Pinsky, Eshkol Eytan, Ilan Koren, Orit Altaratz, and Alexander Khain
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Estimation of Koopman Transfer Operators for the Equatorial Pacific SST

Antonio Navarra, Joe Tribbia, and Stefan Klus
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Convection-Kelvin wave coupling in a global convection-permitting model

Nicholas J. Weber, Daehyun Kim, and Clifford F. Mass
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Charney Problem with a Generic Stratosphere

Mankin Mak, Siyu Zhao, and Yi Deng
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Dynamics of Simulated High-Shear Low-CAPE Supercells

Andrew R. Wade and Matthew D. Parker
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The role of inertial instability in cross-hemispheric coupling

R. S. Lieberman, J. France, D. A. Ortland, and S. D. Eckermann
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The Turbulent Structure of the Marine Atmospheric Boundary Layer During and Before a Cold Front

Jian Huang, Zhongshui Zou, Qingcun Zeng, Peiliang Li, Jinbao Song, Lin Wu, Jun A. Zhang, Shuiqing Li, and Pak-wai Chan
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Urbanization-induced land and aerosol impacts on storm propagation and hail characteristics

Yun Lin, Jiwen Fan, Jong-Hoon Jeong, Yuwei Zhang, Cameron R. Homeyer, and Jingyu Wang
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A Physically-Based Stochastic Boundary-Layer Perturbation Scheme. Part II: Perturbation Growth within a Super Ensemble Framework

D. L. A. Flack, P. A. Clark, C.E. Halliwell, N. M. Roberts, S. L. Gray, R. S. Plant, and H. W. Lean
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Combined Effects of Midlevel Dry Air and Vertical Wind Shear on Tropical Cyclone Development. Part I: Downdraft Ventilation

Joshua J. Alland, Brian H. Tang, Kristen L. Corbosiero, and George H. Bryan
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Combined Effects of Midlevel Dry Air and Vertical Wind Shear on Tropical Cyclone Development. Part II: Radial Ventilation

Joshua J. Alland, Brian H. Tang, Kristen L. Corbosiero, and George H. Bryan
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Comparing growth rates of simulated moist and dry convective thermals

Hugh Morrison, John M. Peters, and Steven C. Sherwood
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Hailstone Shapes

Laura Shedd, Matthew R. Kumjian, Ian Giammanco, Tanya Brown-Giammanco, and B. Ross Maiden
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Radar-based Bayesian estimation of ice crystal growth parameters within a microphysical model

Robert S. Schrom, Marcus van Lier-Walqui, Matthew R. Kumjian, Jerry Y. Harrington, Anders A. Jensen, and Yao-Sheng Chen
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Revisiting the Quasi Biennial Oscillation as Seen in ERA5. Part I: Description and Momentum Budget

Hamid A. Pahlavan, Qiang Fu, John M. Wallace, and George N. Kiladis
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Revisiting the Quasi Biennial Oscillation as Seen in ERA5. Part II: Evaluation of Waves and Wave Forcing

Hamid A. Pahlavan, John M. Wallace, Qiang Fu, and George N. Kiladis
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A Thermodynamic Perspective on Steady-State Tropical Cyclones

Raphaël Rousseau-Rizzi, Richard Rotunno, and George Bryan
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Intensification and Maintenance of a Double Warm-core Structure in Typhoon Lan (2017) Simulated by a Cloud-resolving Model

Satoki Tsujino, Kazuhisa Tsuboki, Hiroyuki Yamada, Tadayasu Ohigashi, Kosuke Ito, and Norio Nagahama
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On the structure of instantaneous radiative forcing kernels for greenhouse gases

Amanda C. Maycock, Christopher J. Smith, Alexandru Rap, and Owain Rutherford
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Tropical Precipitation Evolution in a Buoyancy-Budget Framework

Ángel F. Adames, Scott W. Powell, Fiaz Ahmed, Víctor C. Mayta, and J. David Neelin
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