Articles | Volume 12, issue 7
Research article
23 Jul 2019
Research article |  | 23 Jul 2019

Comparison of ground-based and satellite measurements of water vapour vertical profiles over Ellesmere Island, Nunavut

Dan Weaver, Kimberly Strong, Kaley A. Walker, Chris Sioris, Matthias Schneider, C. Thomas McElroy, Holger Vömel, Michael Sommer, Katja Weigel, Alexei Rozanov, John P. Burrows, William G. Read, Evan Fishbein, and Gabriele Stiller


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AR by Dan Weaver on behalf of the Authors (21 Dec 2018)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Referee Nomination & Report Request started (08 Jan 2019) by Andreas Hofzumahaus
RR by Anonymous Referee #3 (21 Jan 2019)
RR by Anonymous Referee #4 (20 Feb 2019)
ED: Publish subject to minor revisions (review by editor) (27 Feb 2019) by Andreas Hofzumahaus
AR by Dan Weaver on behalf of the Authors (31 May 2019)  Author's response    Manuscript
ED: Publish as is (24 Jun 2019) by Andreas Hofzumahaus
Short summary
This work assesses water vapour profiles acquired by Atmospheric Chemistry Experiment (ACE) satellite instruments in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere (UTLS) using comparisons to radiosondes and ground-based Fourier transform infrared spectrometer measurements acquired at a Canadian high Arctic measurement site in Eureka, Nunavut. Additional comparisons are made between these Eureka measurements and other water vapour satellite datasets for context, including AIRS, MLS, and others.