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Soundings, PRELIM Ice Camp UAF tethered balloon. (GIF)(UAF) [Storvold, R.]


This dataset contains data from a tethered balloon system deployed by the U. of Alaska, Fairbanks at the ice station. Soundings are taken on selected days throughout the 13 month deployment period. PRELIMINARY GIF images are provided for parameters versus time and versus altitude. Parameters include wind speed, direction, relative humidty (RH) temperature and pressure.

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Additional information

Data Quality preliminary
  • 1.0 (2007-11-02)
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Spatial Type raster
Frequency no set schedule
Language English
ISO Topic Categories
  • climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1997-12-04 00:00:00
End datetime 1998-10-15 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 80.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 70.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -170.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -130.00

Primary point of contact information

Rune Storvold <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Storvold, R. 2007. Soundings, PRELIM Ice Camp UAF tethered balloon. (GIF)(UAF). Version 1.0 [PRELIMINARY]. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 12 Dec 2019.

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