S-Pol Site UMBC Ceilometer (Version 2)
This data set contains the backscatter profiles and cloud base height observations from the UMBC Vaisala CL31 Ceilometer that was located at the S-Pol radar site to the southwest of Hays, Kansas during PECAN. These data are in netCDF format.
Version 1 of this data set had incorrect values written into the "background_light" variable. Version 2 corrected this problem and was released 1 February 2016.
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|Begin datetime||2015-06-02 00:00:00|
|End datetime||2015-07-12 23:59:59|
Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.
Maximum (North) Latitude:
Minimum (South) Latitude:
Minimum (West) Longitude: -99.53611, Maximum (East) Longitude: -99.53611
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- author: Kevin Vermeesch <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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Vermeesch, K. 2016. S-Pol Site UMBC Ceilometer. Version 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6V122VT. Accessed 27 Mar 2023.
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