Articles | Volume 14, issue 1
Ocean Sci., 14, 161–185, 2018
Ocean Sci., 14, 161–185, 2018
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02 Mar 2018
Research article  | Highlight paper | 02 Mar 2018

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

Hiroshi Sumata et al.

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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.