Articles | Volume 36, issue 2
Regular paper
16 Mar 2018
Regular paper |  | 16 Mar 2018

Report of a large depletion in the ozone layer over southern Brazil and Uruguay by using multi-instrumental data

Caroline Bresciani, Gabriela Dornelles Bittencourt, José Valentin Bageston, Damaris Kirsch Pinheiro, Nelson Jorge Schuch, Hassan Bencherif, Neusa Paes Leme, and Lucas Vaz Peres

Data sets

Latin for breeze, NASA, Earth Observing System (EOS), Microwave Limb Sounder (MLS) AURA/MLS

Constellation Observing System for Meteorology, Ionosphere and Climate COSMIC Program Office

Ozone Monitoring Instrument OMI

Vertical ozone and temperature distributions above Santa Maria F. Guarnieri, E. Echer, D. Pinheiro, and N. Schuch

Short summary
This paper investigates the passage of the ozone secondary effect (OSE) over southern Brazil and Uruguay in October 2016 by using multi-instrumental data, i.e. ozonesonde, satellites and ground-based instruments, and the large OSE influence on the ozone concentration and on the temperature was shown.