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Main Title Relationships between Direction of Wind Flow and Ozone Inflow Concentrations at Rural Locations Outside of St. Louis, Missouri.
Author Altshuller, A. P. ;
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Atmospheric Sciences Research Lab.
Year Published 1986
Report Number EPA/600/J-86/309;
Stock Number PB87-176707
Additional Subjects Wind direction ; Air pollution ; Ozone ; Rural areas ; Emission ; Boundary layer ; Photochemical reaction ; Troposphere ; Air quality data ; Saint Louis(Missouri)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB87-176707 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 06/21/1988
Collation 13p
The relationships between the monthly averages of daily 1200-1500 h O3 inflow concentrations and the wind flow direction are evaluated using measurements at rural locations outside of St. Louis, Missouri. Although there may be a stratospheric component to these ground level rural O3 concentrations, most of the O3 measured can be associated with photochemical O3 formation in the free troposhere and in the boundary layer. Most of the gradient in rural O3 concentrations from west to east of St. Louis is attributed to higher anthropogenic emissions of O3 precursors to the east rather than to differences in meteorological conditions from west to east.