Cirrus clouds , humidity , and dehydration in the tropical tropopause layer observed at Paramaribo , Suriname ( 5 . 8 N , 55 . 2 W )

[1] In the framework of the European Project STAR the Mobile Aerosol Raman Lidar (MARL) of the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI) was operated in Paramaribo, Suriname (5.8 N, 55.2 W), and carried out extensive observations of tropical cirrus clouds during the local dry season from 28 September 2004 to 16 November 2004. The coverage with ice clouds was very high… CONTINUE READING