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ACE-1: Cape Grim ISS Final High Vertical Resolution Balloon Data

Summary

Data from the NCAR/Integrated Sounding System (ISS) upper air data collected at Cape Grim during the ACE-1 operation, via the NCAR/Atmospheric Technology Division (ATD). Data consist of 10-sec vertical resolution data (temperature, dew point temperature, pressure, and winds). These soundings were typically taken at 00 and 12 UTC daily with up to 6-hr frequency during intensive operations.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1995-11-15 00:00:00
End datetime 1995-12-14 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


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Maximum (North) Latitude: -40.60, Minimum (South) Latitude: -40.70
Minimum (West) Longitude: 144.60, Maximum (East) Longitude: 144.70

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2011. ACE-1: Cape Grim ISS Final High Vertical Resolution Balloon Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/2.218. Accessed 26 Jun 2019.

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