Extended self-similarity of atmospheric boundary layer wind fields in mesoscale regime: Is it real?

@article{Kiliyanpilakkil2015ExtendedSO,
  title={Extended self-similarity of atmospheric boundary layer wind fields in mesoscale regime: Is it real?},
  author={Velayudhan Praju Kiliyanpilakkil and Sukanta Basu},
  journal={arXiv: Fluid Dynamics},
  year={2015}
}
In this letter, we study the scaling properties of multi-year observed and atmospheric model-generated wind time series. We have found that the extended self-similarity holds for the observed series, and remarkably, the scaling exponents corresponding to the meoscale range closely match the well-accepted inertial-range turbulence values. However, the scaling results from the simulated time series are significantly different. 

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