Articles | Volume 14, issue 1
Ocean Sci., 14, 161–185, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-161-2018
Ocean Sci., 14, 161–185, 2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/os-14-161-2018

Research article 02 Mar 2018

Research article | 02 Mar 2018

Decorrelation scales for Arctic Ocean hydrography – Part I: Amerasian Basin

Hiroshi Sumata et al.

Data sets

Arctic Switchyard project LDEO http://www.ldeo.columbia.edu/Switchyard

Baufort Gyre Exploration Program Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution http://www.whoi.edu/beaufortgyre

The Ice-Tethered Profiler: Argo of the Arctic J. M. Toole, R. A. Krishfield, M.-L. Timmermans, and A. Proshutinsky https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2011.64

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Short summary
We estimated spatial and temporal decorrelation scales of temperature and salinity in the Amerasian Basin in the Arctic Ocean. The estimated scales can be applied to representation error assessment in the ocean data assimilation system for the Arctic Ocean.