Sensible and Latent Heat Flux Estimates in Antarctica

  1. David H. Bromwich and
  2. Charles R. Stearns
  1. Charles R. Stearns and
  2. George A. Weidner

Published Online: 14 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/AR061p0109

Antarctic Meteorology and Climatology: Studies Based on Automatic Weather Stations

Antarctic Meteorology and Climatology: Studies Based on Automatic Weather Stations

How to Cite

Stearns, C. R. and Weidner, G. A. (1993) Sensible and Latent Heat Flux Estimates in 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/AR061p0109

Author Information

  1. Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University Of Wisconsin-Madison, 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

  • Usap Automatic Weather Stations

  • Method Used to Estimate the Sensible and Latent Heat Flux

  • Vertical Air Temperature Differences on the Ross Ice Shelf

  • Sensible Heat Fluxes on the Ross Ice Shelf

  • Latent Heat Fluxes on the Ross Ice SHELF and South Pole

  • Conclusions