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The impact of soil moisture on dispersion-related characteristics

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This study investigates the impact of soil moisture availability on dispersion-related characteristics: surface friction velocity (u *), characteristic scales of temperature and humidity (T * andq *), the planetary boundary layer height (h) and atmospheric stability classified by Monin-Obukhov length (L), Kazanski-Monin parameter (μ) and convective velocity scale (w *) during daytime convective condition using a one-dimensional primitive equation with a refined soil model.

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Jia, X., Ye, Z. The impact of soil moisture on dispersion-related characteristics. Adv. Atmos. Sci. 7, 441–452 (1990). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF03008874

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Keywords

  • Planetary Boundary Layer
  • Saturated Soil
  • Atmospheric Stability
  • Numerical Model Simulation
  • Planetary Boundary Layer Height