Evidence against an Antarctic stratospheric vortex split during the periods of pre-IGY temperature measurements
Naujokat, Barbara; Roscoe, Howard K.. 2005 Evidence against an Antarctic stratospheric vortex split during the periods of pre-IGY temperature measurements. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 62 (3). 885-889. DOI: 10.1175/JAS-3317.1Full text not available from this repository.
Historic upper-air observations from Antarctica are inspected to investigate the uniqueness of the vortex split in the Antarctic spring of 2002. No comprehensive meteorological observations are available prior to the International Geophysical Year (IGY) 1957/58, but stratospheric temperature observations from single stations provide evidence of varying strengths against the possibility of a split vortex in 1940 and in the early and middle 1950s.
|Identification Number/DOI:||DOI: 10.1175/JAS-3317.1|
|Programmes:||BAS Programmes > Well Found Laboratory|
|Additional Keywords:||Ozone hole|
|NORA Subject Terms:||Atmospheric Sciences|
|Date made live:||10 Jan 2008 15:19|
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