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radiance-bias correction scheme for radiance assimilation," Acta Meteorologica Sinica, vol.
2010) exhibit discontinuities associated with the start of the modern microwave sounder [Advanced Television and Infrared Observation Satellite (TIROS) Operational Vertical Sounder (ATOVS
)] era (Cullather and Bosilovich 2011; Zhang et al.
The third stage (1998-2012) was realized with the Advanced TOVS (ATOVS; Li et al.
A major issue when considering both the TOVS and ATOVS systems concerns the very broad weighting functions associated with their spectral channel measurements, which influence the vertical resolution.