Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences


Volume 78, Issue 3

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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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2019 Journal Impact Factors in the Meteorology and Atmospheric Science category

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Large-Eddy Simulations of Stability-Varying Atmospheric Boundary Layer Flow over Isolated Buildings

Hyeyum Hailey Shin, Domingo Muñoz-Esparza, Jeremy A. Sauer, and Matthias Steiner
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Role of Diurnal Cycle in the Maritime Continent Barrier Effect on MJO Propagation in an AGCM

R. S. Ajayamohan, Boualem Khouider, V. Praveen, and Andrew J. Majda
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Seasonal Cycle of Gravity Wave Potential Energy Densities from Lidar and Satellite Observations at 54°N and 69°N

Irina Strelnikova, Marwa Almowafy, Gerd Baumgarten, Kathrin Baumgarten, Michael Gerding, Franz-Josef Lübken, and Manfred Ern
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Nonlinear Simulations of GravityWave Tunneling and Breaking over Auckland Island

Tyler Mixa, Andreas Dörnbrack, and Markus Rapp
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Tropical Cyclone Resistance to Strong Environmental Shear

Yi Dai, Sharanya J. Majumdar, and David S. Nolan
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Controls of Quasi-linear Convective System Tornado Intensity

Geoffrey R. Marion and Robert J. Trapp
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Impacts of Varying Concentrations of Cloud Condensation Nuclei On Deep Convective Cloud Updrafts – A Multimodel Assessment

Peter J. Marinescu, Susan C. van den Heever, Max Heikenfeld, Andrew I. Barrett, Christian Barthlott, Corinna Hoose, Jiwen Fan, Ann M. Fridlind, Toshi Matsui, Annette K. Miltenberger, Philip Stier, Benoit Vie, Bethan A. White, and Yuwei Zhang
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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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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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Spectrally Consistent Scattering, Absorption, and Polarization Properties of Atmospheric Ice Crystals at Wavelengths from 0.2 to 100 μm

Ping Yang, Lei Bi, Bryan A. Baum, Kuo-Nan Liou, George W. Kattawar, Michael I. Mishchenko, and Benjamin Cole
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Have Aerosols Caused the Observed Atlantic Multidecadal Variability?

Rong Zhang, Thomas L. Delworth, Rowan Sutton, Daniel L. R. Hodson, Keith W. Dixon, Isaac M. Held, Yochanan Kushnir, John Marshall, Yi Ming, Rym Msadek, Jon Robson, Anthony J. Rosati, MingFang Ting, and Gabriel A. Vecchi
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