COSE project descriptionColorado Orographic Seeding Experiment
SummaryCoordinated polarization lidar, Ku-band radar and dual-channel microwave radiometer observations of a deep orographic cloud system were collected from a mountain-base site in northwestern Colorado as part of the Colorado Orographic Seeding Experiment (COSE) research effort. The remote sensing observations are presented for three distinct storm stages, corresponding to a pre-frontal altostratus cloud layer, a local orographically-induced cloud development, and a peak in storm activity accompanying the passage of a weak cold front.
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- download: COSE LRT TapeLog
Temporal coverageBegin date: 1984-11-25 05:58:13, End date: 1984-12-20 16:32:39
Spatial coverageMinimum latitude: 39.767000, Minimum longitude: -107.701000
Maximum latitude: 41.058000, Maximum longitude: -104.538000