Impact of lake breezes on ozone and nitrogen oxides in the Greater Toronto Area

@inproceedings{Wentworth2015ImpactOL,
  title={Impact of lake breezes on ozone and nitrogen oxides in the Greater Toronto Area},
  author={Gregory R. Wentworth and Jennifer G. Murphy and David Sills},
  year={2015}
}
Meteorological and air quality datasets from summertime (May to September, 2010e2012) were analysed in order to assess the influence of lake-breeze circulations on pollutant levels in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). While previous estimates of the frequency of summer days experiencing lake breezes range between 25 and 32 % for the GTA, a simple algorithm using surface meteorological observations suggested Lake Ontario breezes occurred on 56% of summer days, whereas a more reliable multiplatform… CONTINUE READING