Impacts of Sea-Breeze Fronts on Local Turbulence and Scalar Transport

  • Jon Ander Arrillaga MitxelenaEmail author
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We investigate sharp disruptions of local turbulence and scalar transport due to the arrival of SBFs. To this end, we employ a comprehensive 10-yr observational database from the CESAR site. SB days are selected from the mesoscale selection algorithm, that accounts for large-scale conditions and a clear frontal signal associated with the land-sea contrast.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Departamento de Física de la Tierra y AstrofísicaUniversidad Complutense de MadridMadridSpain

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