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S-Pol Radar, cfRadial format


This data set contains S-band Polarimetric (S-Pol) data from the Terrain-influenced Monsoon Rainfall Experiment (TiMREX). These data are in cfRadial format and are available as hourly tar files.

Archive note

These are S-Pol cfradial data for TiMREX. The data were created from DORADE files using RadxConvert.

WARNING: This is a big dataset. Each file is approximately 1 GB of data. Each order can contain a maximum of 15.6 GB of data. For very large orders, it may be preferable for you to access these data via a loaner external hard drive. Please email the Point of Contact to request these data.

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Additional information

Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2015-01-14):

    This is the first and only version of cfRadial format S-Pol data for TiMREX. The data were converted to cfRadial from DORADE.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2008-05-15 00:00:00
End datetime 2008-06-30 09:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 25.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 118.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 123.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2015. S-Pol Radar, cfRadial format. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 29 Oct 2020.

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