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Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Atmos. Chem. Phys., 17, 5947-5972, 2017
http://www.atmos-chem-phys.net/17/5947/2017/
doi:10.5194/acp-17-5947-2017
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15 May 2017
Derivation of aerosol profiles for MC3E convection studies and use in simulations of the 20 May squall line case
Ann M. Fridlind et al.

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Understanding observed storm microphysics via computer simulation requires measurements of aerosol on which most hydrometeors form. We prepare aerosol input data for six storms observed over Oklahoma. We demonstrate their use in simulations of a case with widespread ice outflow well sampled by aircraft. Simulations predict too few ice crystals that are too large. We speculate that microphysics found in tropical storms occurred here, likely associated with poorly understood ice multiplication.
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