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Main Title Evaluation of prognostic meteorological data in AERMOD applications.
Author J., Thurman
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Thurman, James
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards.
Publisher U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air Quality Planning and Standards, Air Quality Assessment Division,
Year Published 2015
Report Number EPA-454/R-15-004
Stock Number PB2015-105626
OCLC Number 924760210
Subjects Air--Pollution--Meteorological aspects--United States ; Air--Pollution--United States--Mathematical models ; Air--Pollution--Mathematical models
Additional Subjects Prognostic meteorological data ; Site-specific meteorological data ; Meteorological data ; Methodology ; Data evaluation ; AERMOD application ; National Weather Service(NWS) ; Weather Research and Forecasting(WRF)
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EKBD  EPA-454/R-15-004 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 10/19/2015
NTIS  PB2015-105626 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 1 volume (various foliations) : illustrations ; 28 cm
The purpose of the prognostic evaluation process was to determine if prognostic meteorological data are suitable for input into AERMOD. The goal of the evaluation was to determine if such prognostic data was comparable to NWS or site-specific meteorological data and, how AERMOD performance to observed concentrations compares based on prognostic meteorological data with simulations based on NWS data or site-specific data. This report details the evaluation process used to determine the feasibility of prognostic meteorological data for use in AERMOD.
Project officer: James Thurman. "EPA-454/R-15-004." Includes bibliographical references (leaf 72).