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Measurement-calculation complex for monitoring and forecasting meteorological situations at airports

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We describe the measurement and calculation complex for monitoring and forecasting the meteorological situation at airports, which comprises MTP-5PE meteorological temperature profiler, WXT520 Vaisala Weather Transmitter, main and remote terminals for managing the complex, network data storage, two high-resolution meteorological models, server, and SKIF Cyberia cluster at Tomsk State University. The paper presents the results of monitoring and forecasting the atmospheric temperature profile and surface wind speed and direction, pressure, humidity, and temperature for the previous winter, when different extreme weather events were observed in Bogashevo airport. It is shown that the measured and calculated vertical temperature profiles in the lower part of the atmospheric boundary layer show high level of qualitative and quantitative agreement of results.

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Original Russian Text © V.V. Zuev, A.P. Shelekhov, E.A. Shelekhova, A.V. Starchenko, A.A. Bart, N.N. Bogoslovsky, S.A. Prokhanov, L.I. Kizhner, 2014, published in Optica Atmosfery i Okeana.

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Zuev, V.V., Shelekhov, A.P., Shelekhova, E.A. et al. Measurement-calculation complex for monitoring and forecasting meteorological situations at airports. Atmos Ocean Opt 27, 100–105 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1134/S102485601401014X

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Keywords

  • Atmospheric Boundary Layer
  • Calculation Complex
  • Surface Wind Speed
  • Meteorological Model
  • Microwave Radiometer