FASTEX soundings from Valentia (Ireland)
This dataset consists of sounding data from Valentia in Ireland (WMO 03953) which was operated by the Ireland Meteorological Office. Soundings were taken four times per day (00, 06, 12, and 18 UTC) except during selected IOPs when it was up to eight times per day (also 03, 09, 15, and 21 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 two second vertical intervals. Refer to the station README for details.
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|GCMD Science Keywords|
|Begin datetime||1997-01-01 00:00:00|
|End datetime||1997-03-01 23:59:59|
Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.
Maximum (North) Latitude:
Minimum (South) Latitude:
Minimum (West) Longitude: -10.25, Maximum (East) Longitude: -10.25
Additional contact information
- originator: Meteo-France
CitationExample citation following ESIP guidelines:
Meteo-France. 2011. FASTEX soundings from Valentia. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/2.166. Accessed 17 Sep 2019.
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