Table 2: Comparison of simultaneous soundings by AWI and UT. UT600 refers to the inversion statistics based solely on the lowermost 600 m of the UT data. N denotes the number of simultaneous observations for each variable. See Section 3 for definition of variables.

Variable/N AWIUTUT600

TID/5193 m106 m109 m
TIS/53.9°C4.5°C4.1°C
/5−20.0°C−19.5°C19.5°C
/5−16.1°C−14.9°C−15.4°C
QID/8203 m124 m59 m
QIS/80.07 g kg−10.18 g kg−10.11 g kg−1
/80.61 g kg−10.52 g kg−10.52 g kg−1
/80.68 g kg−10.70 g kg−10.62 g kg−1
/3208 m213 m213 m
/32.9 m s−13.9 m s−13.7 m s−1
/35.2 m s−16.2 m s−16.2 m s−1