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  • The Influence of large convective eddies on the surface-layer turbulence 

    Zilitinkevich, Sergej S.; Hunt, J.C.R; Esau, Igor N.; Grachev, A.A.; Lalas, D.P; Akylas, M.; Joffre, S.M. (Royal Meteorological Society, 2006-06)
    Close to the surface large coherent eddies consisting of plumes and downdraughts cause convergent winds blowing towards the plume axes, which in turn cause wind shears and generation of turbulence. This mechanism strongly ...