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TIME and SPACE SCALES of ATMOSPHERIC MOTION. Global scale [> 20000 km] Synoptic scale [2000–20000 km] Mesoscale [2-2000 km] Microscale [< 2 km]. Smog layer over Santiago, Chile. Top of boundary layer (inversion). Boundary layer capped with clouds.

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TIME and SPACE SCALES of ATMOSPHERIC MOTION

Global scale

[> 20000 km]

Synoptic scale

[2000–20000 km]

Mesoscale

[2-2000 km]

Microscale

[< 2 km]

smog layer over santiago chile
Smog layer over Santiago, Chile

Top of

boundary

layer

(inversion)

typical values of the bowen ratio b h h l
Typical values of the Bowen Ratio (B=H/HL)

* strongly dependent upon the meteorology/air-mass

surface skin temperature over new york city
Surface skin temperature over New York City

www.gisdevelopment.net/aars/acrs/1991/psq/ps015.asp

diurnal skin temperature range july
Diurnal skin temperature range (July)

http://ams.allenpress.com/perlserv/?request=get-abstract&issn=1520-0442&volume=005&issue=09&page=0920

land surface heterogeneity
Land surface heterogeneity
  • http://asterweb.jpl.nasa.gov/gallery/images/ag-montage.jpg
temperature profile from the south pole
Temperature profile from the South Pole

From Hudson and Brandt (2005)

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