Factors Affecting Variations of Snow Surface Temperature and Air Temperature Over Sea Ice in Winter

  1. O. M. Johannessen,
  2. R. D. Muench and
  3. J. E. Overland
  1. Peter S. Guest and
  2. Kenneth L. Davidson

Published Online: 18 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1029/GM085p0435

The Polar Oceans and Their Role in Shaping the Global Environment

The Polar Oceans and Their Role in Shaping the Global Environment

How to Cite

Guest, P. S. and Davidson, K. L. (1994) Factors Affecting Variations of Snow Surface Temperature and Air Temperature Over Sea Ice in Winter, in The Polar Oceans and Their Role in Shaping the Global Environment (eds O. M. Johannessen, R. D. Muench and J. E. Overland), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1029/GM085p0435

Author Information

  1. Department of Meteorology, Naval Postgraduate School, Monterey, California

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875900421

Online ISBN: 9781118663882

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Keywords:

  • Arctic Ocean—Congresses;
  • Antarctic Ocean—Congresses;
  • Climatic changes—Congresses

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Linking of Near-Surface Air and Air/Snow Interfacial Temperatures

  • Linking Longwave Radiation and Near-Surface Air Temperature

  • Conduction and Atmospheric Time Scales

  • Summary