Modeling drivers of discontinuous permafrost on a hillslope transect using climatological data from Nome, Alaska

Elchin E Jafarov1, Ethan Coon2, Dylan R Harp1, Cathy Jean Wilson1, Scott L Painter3 and Adam Lee Atchley1, (1)Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, United States, (2)Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, United States, (3)Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Climate Change Science Institute, Environmental Science Division, Oak Ridge, TN, United States