SPARC Science Update: 2-9 September

A selection of new science articles from the past week of interest to the SPARC community (a SPARC Office choice).

Stratospheric ozone intrusion events and their impacts on tropospheric ozone in the Southern Hemisphere. By J.W. Greenside et al. in Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics.

The version 3 OMI NO2 standard product. By N.A. Krotkov et al. in Atmospheric Measurement Techniques.

Lightning NOx Emissions: Reconciling measured and modeled estimates with updated NOx chemistry. By B.A. Nault et al. in Geophysical Research Letters.

Stratospheric intrusion-influenced ozone air quality exceedences investigated in the NASA MERRA-2 Reanalysis. By K.E. Knowland et al. in Geophysical Research Letters.

Does the lower stratosphere provide predictability for month-ahead wind electricity generation in Europe? By R. Beerli et al. in the Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society.

Discussion papers – open for comment

Characterizing Sampling and Quality Screening Biases in Infrared and Microwave Limb Sounding. By L.F. Millan et al. in Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions.