FASTEX soundings from ASAP ship Fort Desaix
This dataset consists of sounding data from the French ASAP ship the Fort Desaix. Soundings were taken two times per day (00 and 12 UTC) while the ship was within the FASTEX domain. These data were processed through the 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. Refer to the station README for details.
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|GCMD Science Keywords|
|Begin datetime||1997-01-09 00:00:00|
|End datetime||1997-02-25 23:59:59|
Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.
Maximum (North) Latitude:
Minimum (South) Latitude:
Minimum (West) Longitude: -57.17, Maximum (East) Longitude: -8.98
Additional contact information
- originator: Meteo-France
CitationExample citation following ESIP guidelines:
Meteo-France. 2011. FASTEX soundings from ASAP ship Fort Desaix. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/2.192. Accessed 19 Aug 2019.
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