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FASTEX soundings from Funchal (Portugal)

Summary

This dataset consists of sounding data from Funchal in Madeira (Portugal) (WMO 08522) which was operated by INMG). 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 two second vertical intervals. 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: 32.65, Minimum (South) Latitude: 32.61
Minimum (West) Longitude: -16.92, Maximum (East) Longitude: -16.88

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Meteo-France. 2011. FASTEX soundings from Funchal. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/2.167. Accessed 17 Nov 2019.

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