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NCAR MCASS QC Dropsonde Data

Summary

This dataset contains sonde data from the Multi-Channel Atmospheric Sounding System (MCASS), an AVAPS dropsonde system adapted for ballooon launches, during the Thunderstorm Electrification and Lightning EXperiment (TELEX). During TELEX, 37 dropsondes were launched from various locations around Oklahoma between May 13 and June 29, 2004. For detailed information on the data format and the quality control process, please see the attached readme file.

Data access

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2016-11-03)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2004-05-13 00:00:00
End datetime 2004-06-29 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 37.108, Minimum (South) Latitude: 33.523
Minimum (West) Longitude: -100.129, Maximum (East) Longitude: -95.449

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2016. NCAR MCASS QC Dropsonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6RJ4GVS. Accessed 19 Sep 2019.

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