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Term: Arctic haze Class:  
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Created 6 June 2017
Last modified 6 June 2017
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Definition: Haze in Arctic regions which reduces horizontal and oblique visibility and which may extend to a height of about 10 km. It appears blue-grey when viewed away from the Sun, and reddish-brown toward it.  WMOMeteoterm 

A condition of reduced horizontal and slant visibility (but unimpeded vertical visibility) encountered by aircraft in flight over arctic regions.  AMSglossary 

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