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tavgU_3d_trb_Cp

Short name:MATUCPTRB

Long name:MERRA IAU 3d turbulence diagnostics,

Characteristics:Time averaged, on pressure levels, at reduced resolution

Dimensions:longitude: 288, latitude: 144, levels: 42 (see Appendix D)

Times: 1:30, 4:30, 7:30, 10:30, 13:30, 16:30, 19:30, 22:30 GMT

Variable Name

Dims

Description

Units

KM

3D

Momentum diffusivity

m2s-1

KMLS

3D

Momentum diffusivity from Louis

m2s-1

KMLK

3D

Momentum diffusivity from Lock

m2s-1

KH

3D

Heat (scalar) diffusivity

m2s-1

KHLS

3D

Heat (scalar) diffusivity from Louis

m2s-1

KHLK

3D

Heat (scalar) diffusivity from Lock

m2s-1

KHRAD

3D

Heat (scalar) diffusivity Lock radiative contribution

m2s-1

KHSFC

3D

Heat (scalar) diffusivity Lock surface contribution

m2s-1

RI

3D

Richardson Number

Nondimensional

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