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Table 5 Axisymmetrical mean latent heat fluxes and sea surface cooling effects for T1215, T1221L, and T1221H

From: Typhoon-induced sea surface cooling during the 2011 and 2012 typhoon seasons: observational evidence and numerical investigations of the sea surface cooling effect using typhoon simulations

Integration time T1215 T1221L T1221H
Latent heat flux (uncoupled; W m−2) Latent heat flux (coupled; W m−2) Sea surface cooling (°C) Latent heat flux (uncoupled; W m−2) Latent heat flux (couple; W m−2) Sea surface cooling (°C) Latent heat flux (uncoupled; W m−2) Latent heat flux (coupled; W m−2) Sea surface cooling (°C)
24 h 596.3 402.5 1.3 275.1 209.4 0.5 302.6 219.8 0.6
(Ratio)   0.67    0.76    0.73  
48 h 713.4 415.3 1.7 401.1 283.2 1.0 409.9 245.4 1.0
(Ratio)   0.57    0.71    0.60  
72 h 690.1 484.1 1.0 395.3 213.6 1.5 409.9 247.6 1.4
(Ratio)   0.67    0.54    0.60