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Main Title Climatological Variability in Modeled Maximum Concentrations.
Author Petersen, W. B. ; Irwin, J. S. ;
CORP Author Environmental Protection Agency, Research Triangle Park, NC. Atmospheric Sciences Research Lab.
Year Published 1985
Report Number EPA/600/J-85/483;
Stock Number PB87-195459
Additional Subjects Meteorological data ; Climatology ; Atmospheric models ; Sampling ; Simulation ; Sources ; Reprints ; Air quality
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NTIS  PB87-195459 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 06/21/1988
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Abstract The paper analyzes a 17-year data base consisting of CRSTER outputs. Only the high and the high second-high (HSH) concentrations for two typical sources for the 17 years of CRSTER air quality output were investigated. Resampling techniques are used to assign probabilities of choosing the highest second-high concentration from the 17-year record assuming that one through five years of meteorological data were measured. It is not the intent of the paper to suggest that the exact probabilities estimated from this data base are universal to every city or site location. The important issue is to indicate the shortcomings in accepting as little as one year of on-site data for regulatory applications and to suggest a method that will better ensure that maximum concentrations are properly estimated.
Supplementary Notes Pub. in Atmospheric Environment, v19 n5 p739-742 1985.
NTIS Title Notes Journal article.
Title Annotations Reprint: Climatological Variability in Modeled Maximum Concentrations.
PUB Date Free Form 1985
Category Codes 55C; 68A
NTIS Prices PC A02/MF A01
Primary Description 600/09
Document Type NT
Cataloging Source NTIS/MT
Control Number 721925058
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Type CAT