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Research Article

Predicting Downward Longwave Radiation for Various Land Use in All-Sky Condition: Northeast Florida

Table 3

Comparison of LWd and cloud cover days in wet and dry season.

Dry season (total days = 231)
SiteDelandOcklawahaLindseyOrange
Land use typeurban
(medium density)
wetlandagriculturerangeland
Average LWd radiation of all days (Wm−2)349.10338.81349.09332.86
Average cloud cover of all days0.270.260.280.28
Number of clear days36 days41 days20 days44 days

Wet season (total days = 126)
SiteDelandOcklawahaLindseyOrange
Land use typeurban
(medium density)
wetlandagriculturerangeland
Average LWd radiation of all days (Wm−2)414.13404.32407.55402.55
Average cloud cover of all day0.320.310.310.35
Number of clear days0 days1 day1 day0 days