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Lake-ICE upper air: United States National Weather Service High-Resolution Sounding Composite

Summary

This data set consists of six second vertical resolution sounding data for all United States sounding locations. These sites were operated by the US National Weather Service. Soundings were taken two times per day at 0000 and 1200 UTC. These data have undergone the JOSS automated quality control procedure. See the README for more information.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1997-12-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1998-01-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -130.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -65.00

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), NOAA. 2011. Lake-ICE upper air: United States National Weather Service High-Resolution Sounding Composite. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/14.001. Accessed 15 Nov 2019.

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