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TOGA COARE soundings from Padang

Summary

This dataset consists of sounding data from Padang, Indonesia (WMO 96163) which was operated bythe Indonesian Meteorological Service. Soundings were taken twice daily (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. Data were taken at 30/60 second vertical intervals prior to late January 1993, after late January 1993 data were taken at six second vertical intervals. Refer to the station README file for details.

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Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2011-08-24)
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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: -0.87, Minimum (South) Latitude: -0.88
Minimum (West) Longitude: 100.35, Maximum (East) Longitude: 100.35

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2011. TOGA COARE soundings from Padang. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/SWHE-HHSN-PY10. Accessed 23 Oct 2020.

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