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TOGA COARE soundings derived from NCAR Electra flight level data


This dataset consists of soundings derived from National Center for Atmospheric Research Electra flight level data. Data were taken during events of opportunity. The data were processed through the visual quality control process. The automated and spatial quality control processes were not conducted on this dataset. This dataset includes pressure, temperature, dew point, relative humidity, wind speed, wind direction, and altitude taken at five second intervals along the flight path. Refer to the station README file for details.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2011-08-24)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency no set schedule
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1992-11-15 00:00:00
End datetime 1993-02-19 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 0.50, Minimum (South) Latitude: -11.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 154.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 168.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2011. TOGA COARE soundings derived from NCAR Electra flight level data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 14 Aug 2020.

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