Stratospheric-Mesospheric Midwinter Warmings

  • K. Labitzke
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (ASIC, volume 35)


The most interesting synoptic-scale events of the circulation in the strato- and mesospere are the so-called midwinter “warmings”. These are forced from the troposphere but a complete explanation has not yet been given.


Early Winter Polar Vortex Lower Stratosphere Minor Warming Black Body Temperature 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. Labitzke
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  1. 1.Institut für MeteorologieFreie Universität BerlinBerlinGermany

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