Articles | Volume 13, issue 3
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 1373–1385, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-1373-2020
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 13, 1373–1385, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-13-1373-2020

Research article 26 Mar 2020

Research article | 26 Mar 2020

Retrieval of eddy dissipation rate from derived equivalent vertical gust included in Aircraft Meteorological Data Relay (AMDAR)

Soo-Hyun Kim et al.

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We retrieve the eddy dissipation rate (EDR) from the derived equivalent vertical gust included in the Aircraft Meteorological Data Relay data for more reliable and consistent observations of aviation turbulence globally with the single preferred EDR metric. We convert the DEVG to the EDR using two methods (lognormal mapping scheme and best-fit curve between EDR and DEVG), and the DEVG-derived EDRs are evaluated against in situ EDR data reported by US-operated carriers.