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NASA ER-2 Quality Controlled Dropsonde Data (NCAR/ATD)

Summary

This data set contains dropsonde data from the NASA ER-2 research aircraft, collected by the NCAR Airborne Vertical Atmospheric Profiling System (AVAPS) during the Cirrus Regional Study of Tropical Anvils and Cirrus Layers - Florida Area Cirrus Experiment (CRYSTAL-FACE). A total of 47 quality-controlled soundings in the NCAR CLASS format are contained in the final dropsonde data set.

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2017-03-15)
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2002-07-03 00:00:00
End datetime 2002-07-29 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 29.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 24.25
Minimum (West) Longitude: -83.50, Maximum (East) Longitude: -80.50

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2017. NASA ER-2 Quality Controlled Dropsonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6D21W1X. Accessed 19 Aug 2019.

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