The authors gratefully acknowledge support for this study, which was provided by the Maryland Department of the Environment (Contract U00P7201032), NOAA-CREST CCNY Foundation CREST Grant (Contract NA11SEC481004), and NASA Grant (DISCOVER-AQ NNX10AR38G). We thank Laura Warren and Dr. Everette Joseph for providing wind profiler and sounding data, respectively. We gratefully acknowledge Sigma Space for providing MPL systems during the 2011 NASA DISCOVER-AQ campaign. Jaime Compton would like to acknowledge DeTect Inc. for its support during the development of the PBLH detection algorithm for their Raptor DBS-BL LAP-3000 Upgrade radar wind profiler.
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