100 Years of Progress in Mesoscale Planetary Boundary Layer Meteorological Research

dc.contributor.author Kristovich, David
dc.contributor.author Takle, Eugene
dc.contributor.author Takle, Eugene
dc.contributor.author Young, George
dc.contributor.author Sharma, Ashish
dc.contributor.department Agronomy
dc.date 2021-03-01T20:13:51.000
dc.date.accessioned 2021-04-29T23:26:55Z
dc.date.available 2021-04-29T23:26:55Z
dc.date.copyright Tue Jan 01 00:00:00 UTC 2019
dc.date.issued 2019-01-01
dc.description.abstract <p>This chapter outlines the development of our understanding of several examples of mesoscale atmospheric circulations that are tied directly to surface forcings, starting from thermally driven variations over the ocean and progressing inland to man-made variations in temperature and roughness, and ending with forced boundary layer circulations. Examples include atmospheric responses to 1) overocean temperature variations, 2) coastlines (sea breezes), 3) mesoscale regions of inland water (lake-effect storms), and 4) variations in land-based surface usage (urban land cover). This chapter provides brief summaries of the historical evolution of, and tools for, understanding such mesoscale atmospheric circulations and their importance to the field, as well as physical processes responsible for initiating and determining their evolution. Some avenues of future research we see as critical are provided. The American Meteorological Society (AMS) has played a direct and important role in fostering the development of understanding mesoscale surface-forced circulations. The significance of AMS journal publications and conferences on this and interrelated atmospheric, oceanic, and hydrological fields, as well as those by sister scientific organizations, are demonstrated through extensive relevant citations.</p>
dc.description.comments <p>This is published as Kristovich, David AR, Eugene Takle, George S. Young, and Ashish Sharma. "100 years of progress in mesoscale planetary boundary layer meteorological research." <em>Meteorological Monographs</em> 59 (2019): 19.1-19.41. doi:<a href="https://doi.org/10.1175/AMSMONOGRAPHS-D-18-0023.1" target="_blank">10.1175/AMSMONOGRAPHS-D-18-0023.1</a>. Posted with permission.</p>
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dc.identifier.uri https://dr.lib.iastate.edu/handle/20.500.12876/104468
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dc.source.uri 10.1175/AMSMONOGRAPHS-D-18-0023.1
dc.subject.disciplines Climate
dc.subject.disciplines Oceanography and Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
dc.subject.disciplines Spatial Science
dc.subject.keywords Lake effects
dc.subject.keywords Boundary layer
dc.subject.keywords Sea breezes
dc.subject.keywords Air-sea interaction
dc.subject.keywords Mesoscale processes
dc.subject.keywords Urban meteorology
dc.title 100 Years of Progress in Mesoscale Planetary Boundary Layer Meteorological Research
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