Articles | Volume 9, issue 4
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 1613–1626, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-9-1613-2016
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 1613–1626, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-9-1613-2016

Research article 12 Apr 2016

Research article | 12 Apr 2016

Evaluation of two Vaisala RS92 radiosonde solar radiative dry bias correction algorithms

Andrew M. Dzambo et al.

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Radiosondes are used to characterize the humidity in the middle and upper troposphere, but suffer from a solar radiation induced dry bias. This work investigates the accuracy of two published correction algorithms using comparisons with other instruments.