Planetary boundary layer height

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  • Planetary Boundary Layer Height
definition
  • The height of the atmospheric layer from the Earth's surface up to an altitude of about 1 kilometer in which wind speed and direction are affected by frictional interaction with objects on the Earth's surface. 
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  • http://gcmdservices.gsfc.nasa.gov/kms/concept/sciencekeywords/gcmd_c47f6052-634e-40ef-a5ac-13f69f6f4c2a
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