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National Weather Service Radiosonde Data [NCAR/EOL]

Summary

This is one of the upper air data sets developed for the Ice in Clouds Experiment 2007 (ICE-L 2007). This data set includes 487 high vertical resolution (1-second) Radiosonde Replacement System (RRS) soundings from the four National Weather Service (NWS) rawinsonde stations in the PLOWS 2008-2009 region (Grand Junction, CO; Boise, IA; Riverton, WY; and Salt Lake City, UT). Additionally, 245 high vertical resolution (6-second) MicroArt soundings from from Albuquerque, NM and Denver International Airport, CO NWS rawinsonde stations are included. The data cover the period from 1 November to 31 December 2007. The soundings were typically released twice a day (0000 and 1200 UTC). The data are in EOL Sounding Composite format (columnar ascii).

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Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2009-10-02)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2007-11-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2007-12-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 45.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 37.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -110.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -102.00

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Loehrer, S. 2009. National Weather Service Radiosonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/105.012. Accessed 13 Aug 2020.

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