Spatial and Temporal Characteristics of the Intense Katabatic Winds at Terra Nova Bay, Antarctica

  1. David H. Bromwich and
  2. Charles R. Stearns
  1. David H. Bromwich1,
  2. Thomas R. Parish2,
  3. Andrea Pellegrini3,
  4. Charles R. Stearns4 and
  5. George A. Weidner4

Published Online: 14 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR061p0047

Antarctic Meteorology and Climatology: Studies Based on Automatic Weather Stations

Antarctic Meteorology and Climatology: Studies Based on Automatic Weather Stations

How to Cite

Bromwich, D. H., Parish, T. R., Pellegrini, A., Stearns, C. R. and Weidner, G. A. (1993) Spatial and Temporal Characteristics of the Intense Katabatic Winds at Terra Nova Bay, Antarctica, in Antarctic Meteorology and Climatology: Studies Based on Automatic Weather Stations (eds D. H. Bromwich and C. R. Stearns), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/AR061p0047

Author Information

  1. 1

    Byrd Polar Research Center, the Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210

  2. 2

    Department of Atmospheric Science, University Of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming 82071

  3. 3

    Enea, Antarctic Project, Rome, Italy

  4. 4

    Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University Of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 53706

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1993

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875908397

Online ISBN: 9781118668023

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Keywords:

  • Antarctica—Climate;
  • Meteorology—Antarctica;
  • Automatic weather stations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Data Aspects

  • Spatial Characteristics

  • Temporal Variations

  • Conclusions and Remarks