No 9 (2010): Ukrainian Antarctic Journal
Articles

Features of measurement of an atmospheric precipitation at the Ukrainian Antarctic station Academician Vernadsky

S. V. Klok
Ukrainian Hydrometeorological Institute, Kyiv
Published April 22, 2011
Keywords
  • Ukrainian Antarctic Academician Vernadsky station,
  • atmospheric precipitation,
  • weather phenomena,
  • snow depth,
  • water equivalent

Abstract

Results of measurements of atmospheric precipitation at the Ukrainian Antarctic station Academician Vernadsky are analyzed. The comparative analysis of these data from average, and also by data of calculations by results of supervision over accumulation of a snow and a stock of a moisture in a snow in the given area is lead. The received results testify to essential losses at direct measurements of deposits at station. Possible approaches on elimination of the given problem are offered.