Saildrone USVs Observe Atmospheric Cold Pools #drone #droneday

Saildrones continue to provide a massive amount of information to humanity. From Eos:

Analysis of these variables revealed key features of cold pool events, including how much and how quickly air temperatures dropped, how long it took for wind speeds to reach their peaks, and the dynamics of sea surface temperature changes. The results could be used to evaluate mathematical models of tropical convection and explore more questions, such as how wind gusts at cold pool fronts affect air–sea heat fluxes.

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