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FASTEX soundings from Angmagssalik (Greenland)

Summary

This dataset consists of sounding data from Angmagssalik in Greenland (WMO 04360) which was operated by the Danish Meteorological Institute. Soundings were taken four times per day (00, 06, 12, and 18 UTC). These data were processed through automated and visual quality control. This dataset includes pressure, temperature, dew point, relative humidity, wind speed, wind direction, and altitude taken at 10 second vertical intervals for the 00 and 12 UTC soundings and 5 second vertical intervals for most of the 06 and 18 UTC soundings. Refer to the station README for details.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency 6 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1997-01-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1997-03-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


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Maximum (North) Latitude: 65.62, Minimum (South) Latitude: 65.62
Minimum (West) Longitude: -37.65, Maximum (East) Longitude: -37.65

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Meteo-France. 2011. FASTEX soundings from Angmagssalik. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/2.161. Accessed 20 Aug 2019.

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