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NCAR S-band Polarimetric (S-Pol) Data in cfRadial format


This data set contains S-band Polarimetric (S-Pol) data from the Winter Icing and Storms Project (WISP-04). These data are in cfRadial format and are available as hourly tar files.

Archive note

WARNING: This is a big dataset. Each file is on average 508 MB of data. Each order can contain a maximum of 24 GB of data (~47 files or ~1/3 of the dataset). 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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  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2015-02-17)
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Frequency continuous
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2004-02-03 16:00:00
End datetime 2004-04-08 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 40.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 40.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -105.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -105.00

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2015. NCAR S-band Polarimetric (S-Pol) Data in cfRadial format. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 12 Aug 2020.

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