The Labrador Sea Deep Convection Experiment is supported by the Office of Naval Research. We would like to thank all in the 53d Squadron of the USAF Hurricane Hunters, and the St. John’s Weather Centre, as well as Marco De La Cruz, John Mavriyannakis, Mariusz Pagowski, Vladimir Smirnov, and Sudharshan Sathiyamoorthy at the University of Toronto for their support during the field program. Simon Chang and Teddy Holt at the Naval Research Laboratory, Monterey, provided the COAMPS real-time forecasting data. The one day of state variable data from the R/V Knorr used in the bulk flux calculations is courtesy of Peter Guest. We would also like to thank Keith Alverson, Dick Bailey, Peter Guest, Mariusz Pagowski, Mike Pedder, and John Talbot for useful discussions on aspects of this work.
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