8.11 Influence of a nearby berm on tower measurements at Dugway 2005

Thursday, 1 May 2008: 11:00 AM
Floral Ballroom Jasmine (Wyndham Orlando Resort)
John D. Wilson, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada

Due to circumstances beyond the team's control, the tall (26 m) tower on which properties of the surface layer were measured during Dugway 2005 had been placed closer than was wanted to an access road and berm. The influence of the berm on the mean flow is estimated by applying the Jackson-Hunt paradigm for wind over a low hill.
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