Articles | Volume 11, issue 6
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-11-2139-2018
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-11-2139-2018
Model evaluation paper
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12 Jun 2018
Model evaluation paper |  | 12 Jun 2018

Comparison of observed and modeled cloud-free longwave downward radiation (2010–2016) at the high mountain BSRN Izaña station

Rosa Delia García, Africa Barreto, Emilio Cuevas, Julian Gröbner, Omaira Elena García, Angel Gómez-Peláez, Pedro Miguel Romero-Campos, Alberto Redondas, Victoria Eugenia Cachorro, and Ramon Ramos

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A 7-year comparison study between measured and simulated longwave downward radiation under cloud-free conditions has been performed at BSRN Izaña. Results show an excellent agreement with a mean bias (simulated–measured) less than 1.1 % and RMSE less than 1 %, which are within the instrumental error (2 %).