Vertical Profiles Over Flat Terrain

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Abstract

This chapter is going to introduce the basic laws for the shape of the vertical profiles of wind speed and turbulence in a flat, horizontally homogeneous atmospheric boundary layer (ABL) over land because this is the simplest surface type.

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