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TOGA COARE soundings from Yap

Summary

This dataset consists of sounding data from Yap Island in the Caroline Islands (WMO 91413) which was operated by the U.S. National Weather Service. Soundings were taken twice per day (00 and 12 UTC) during the IOP. The data were processed through the automated, visual, and spatial quality control processes. This dataset includes pressure, temperature, dew point, relative humidity, wind speed, wind direction, and altitude taken at six second vertical intervals. Refer to the station README file for details.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1992-11-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1993-02-28 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 9.50, Minimum (South) Latitude: 9.50
Minimum (West) Longitude: 138.10, Maximum (East) Longitude: 138.10

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

National Weather Service (NWS). 2011. TOGA COARE soundings from Yap. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/2.115. Accessed 15 Nov 2019.

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