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University of Washington Convair-580 Cloud and Microphysics Data

Summary

This dataset includes airborne measurements obtained from the Convair-580 aircraft during the Improvement of Microphysical Parameterization through Observational Verification Experiment 1 (IMPROVE-1). This dataset contains a variety of cloud and microphysics including 2DC probe, liquid water content, state parameter, size spectrum of cloud and precipitation, dew point, and cloud drop effective radius data in both ASCII text and Excel formats. Parameters are not consistent across the data files in this dataset.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2000-11-21 00:00:00
End datetime 2001-02-11 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 48.25474, Minimum (South) Latitude: 45.78719
Minimum (West) Longitude: -126.60849, Maximum (East) Longitude: -122.28284

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory, University of Washington - Cloud and Aerosol Research Group (CARG). 2018. University of Washington Convair-580 Cloud and Microphysics Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/146.006. Accessed 20 Aug 2019.

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