Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences

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Volume 79, Issue 10

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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

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Anne K. Smith, National Center for Atmospheric Research

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Disentangling the influences of storm-relative flow and horizontal streamwise vorticity on low-level mesocyclones in supercells

John M. Peters, Brice E. Coffer, Matthew D Parker, Christopher J. Nowotarski, Jake P. Mulholland, Cameron J. Nixon, and John T. Allen
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Megan M. Varcie, Troy J. Zaremba, Robert M. Rauber, Greg M. McFarquhar, Joseph A. Finlon, Lynn A. McMurdie, Alexander Ryzhkov, Martin Schnaiter, Emma Järvinen, Fritz Waitz, David J. Delene, Michael R. Poellot, Matthew McLinden, and Andrew Janiszeski
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Tropical cyclone potential size

Danyang Wang, Yanluan Lin, and Daniel R. Chavas
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A sea surface-based drag model for Large Eddy Simulation of wind-wave interaction

Aditya K. Aiyer, Luc Deike, and Michael E. Mueller
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Upscale versus ‘up-amplitude’ growth of forecast-error spectra

Richard Rotunno, Chris Snyder, and Falko Judt
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Comprehensive Satellite Observations and a Numerical Study of a Wintertime Shallow Sea Smoke Event in the Yellow Sea

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Markovian statistical model of cloud optical thickness. Part I: Theory and examples

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Seasonal Superrotation in Earth’s Troposphere

Pengcheng Zhang and Nicholas J. Lutsko
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Dependencies of four mechanisms of secondary ice production on cloud top temperature in a continental convective storm

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What Determines Above-Anvil Cirrus Plume Infrared Temperature?

Elisa M. Murillo and Cameron R. Homeyer
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Dynamical Core Damping of Thermal Tides in the Martian Atmosphere

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Shallow cumulus entrainment dynamics in a sheared environment

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Quantifying Uncertainty in Ice Particle Velocity-Dimension Relationships Using MC3E Observations

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Large-scale coherent turbulence structures in the atmospheric boundary layer over flat terrain

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Sources of stochasticity in the growth of cloud droplets: supersaturation fluctuations versus turbulent transport

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Dependence of Ice Crystal Size Distributions in High Ice Water Content Conditions on Environmental Conditions: Results from the HAIC-HIWC Cayenne Campaign

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Impact of Meteorological Factors on the Mesoscale Morphology of Cloud Streets during a Cold Air Outbreak over the Western North Atlantic

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Assessing Rain Drop Breakup Parameterizations using Disdrometer Observations

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Impact of cloud base turbulence on CCN activation: CCN distribution

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Uncovering the Intrinsic Intensity-Size Relationship of Tropical Cyclones

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Exploring the Role of Deep Moist Convection in the Wavenumber Spectra of Atmospheric Kinetic Energy and Brightness Temperature

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Dynamic pressure drag on rising buoyant thermals in a neutrally stable environment

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Spectrally Consistent Scattering, Absorption, and Polarization Properties of Atmospheric Ice Crystals at Wavelengths from 0.2 to 100 μm

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