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Author Misra, V.; Dirmeyer, P.A. url  doi
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  Title Air, Sea, and Land Interactions of the Continental U.S. Hydroclimate Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2009 Publication Journal of Hydrometeorology Abbreviated Journal J. Hydrometeor  
  Volume 10 Issue 2 Pages 353-373  
  Keywords Atmosphere-land interaction; Hydrometeorology; Climatology; Air-sea interaction; Multidecadal variability; Coupled models  
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  ISSN 1525-755X ISBN Medium  
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  Call Number COAPS @ mfield @ Serial 664  
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Author Holbach, H.M.; Uhlhorn, E.W.; Bourassa, M.A. url  doi
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  Title Off-Nadir SFMR Brightness Temperature Measurements in High-Wind Conditions Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2018 Publication Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology Abbreviated Journal J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol.  
  Volume 35 Issue 9 Pages 1865-1879  
  Keywords Tropical cyclones; Wind; Air-sea interaction; Microwave observations; Remote sensing; Surface observations  
  Abstract Wind and wave-breaking directions are investigated as potential sources of an asymmetry identified in off-nadir remotely sensed measurements of ocean surface brightness temperatures obtained by the Stepped Frequency Microwave Radiometer (SFMR) in high-wind conditions, including in tropical cyclones. Surface wind speed, which dynamically couples the atmosphere and ocean, can be inferred from SFMR ocean surface brightness temperature measurements using a radiative transfer model and an inversion algorithm. The accuracy of the ocean surface brightness temperature to wind speed calibration relies on accurate knowledge of the surface variables that are influencing the ocean surface brightness temperature. Previous studies have identified wind direction signals in horizontally polarized radiometer measurements in low to moderate (0�20 m s−1) wind conditions over a wide range of incidence angles. This study finds that the azimuthal asymmetry in the off-nadir SFMR brightness temperature measurements is also likely a function of wind direction and extends the results of these previous studies to high-wind conditions. The off-nadir measurements from the SFMR provide critical data for improving the understanding of the relationships between brightness temperature, surface wave�breaking direction, and surface wind vectors at various incidence angles, which is extremely useful for the development of geophysical model functions for instruments like the Hurricane Imaging Radiometer (HIRAD).  
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  ISSN 0739-0572 ISBN Medium  
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  Call Number COAPS @ rl18 @ Serial 980  
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Author Kent, E.C.; Berry, D.I.; Prytherch, J.; Roberts, J.B. url  doi
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  Title A comparison of global marine surface-specific humidity datasets fromin situobservations and atmospheric reanalysis Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2014 Publication International Journal of Climatology Abbreviated Journal Int. J. Climatol.  
  Volume 34 Issue 2 Pages 355-376  
  Keywords marine climatology; atmospheric reanalysis; surface humidity; air� sea interaction; observations; specific humidity  
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  ISSN 0899-8418 ISBN Medium  
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  Call Number COAPS @ mfield @ Serial 164  
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Author Paget, A.C.; Bourassa, M.A.; Anguelova, M.D. url  doi
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  Title Comparing in situ and satellite-based parameterizations of oceanic whitecaps Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2015 Publication Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans Abbreviated Journal J. Geophys. Res. Oceans  
  Volume 120 Issue 4 Pages 2826-2843  
  Keywords whitecap fraction; foam fraction; whitecap coverage; breaking waves; actively breaking waves; air-sea interaction processes; in situ whitecap observations scatterometers; QuikSCAT; WindSat; microwave radiometry; passive remote sensing; satellite oceanography  
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  ISSN 2169-9275 ISBN Medium  
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  Call Number COAPS @ mfield @ Serial 108  
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Author Yu, L.; Jin, X. url  doi
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  Title Insights on the OAFlux ocean surface vector wind analysis merged from scatterometers and passive microwave radiometers (1987 onward) Type $loc['typeJournal Article']
  Year 2014 Publication Journal of Geophysical Research: Oceans Abbreviated Journal J. Geophys. Res. Oceans  
  Volume 119 Issue 8 Pages 5244-5269  
  Keywords remote sensing; climate record of ocean surface vector wind; scatterometer; passive microwave radiometer; mesoscale air-sea interaction  
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  Call Number COAPS @ mfield @ Serial 173  
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