Troutdale
64°
broken clouds
humidity: 66%
wind: 6mph NW
H 64 • L 49
55°
Thu
74°
Fri
78°
Sat
63°
Sun
47°
Mon

Arctic winter 2010/2011 at the brink of an ozone hole

source: GRL

The Arctic stratospheric winter of 2010/2011 was one of the coldest on record with a large loss of stratospheric ozone. Observations of temperature, ozone, nitric acid, water vapor, nitrous oxide, chlorine nitrate and chlorine monoxide from the Michelson Interferometer for Passive Atmospheric Sounding (MIPAS) onboard ENVISAT are compared to calculations with a chemical […]