Tower based measurements of micrometeorological exchange parameters and heat fluxes above a city

Dorsey, J. R.; Nemitz, E. G.; Gallagher, M. W.; Theobold, M.; Fowler, D.
August 2000
AIP Conference Proceedings;2000, Vol. 534 Issue 1, p646
Academic Journal
Measurements of micrometeorological parameters over the City of Edinburgh have been made using the eddy covariance technique. Preliminary values for urban heat fluxes are presented, and vertical momentum transport is discussed. Certain patterns are visible in the behaviour of friction velocity and sensible heat flux, but more data will be required to properly establish values for the key parameters.


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