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FP2 UMBC Doppler Lidar Line of Sight Wind Data

Summary

This data set contains the line of sight wind observations from the UMBC Leosphere 200S Doppler Lidar that was located at the PECAN Fixed PISA 2 site in Greensburg, Kansas. The data files are in the default tab-delimited format of the Leosphere software. Also included in this data set are jpg imagery files of the PPI and RHI scans.

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2015-11-09)
  • 1.1 (2016-10-04):

    For this version the only change was an updated readme file that notes that a constant radial velocity bias of +0.5 m/s was found after the completion of PECAN operations and users should be sure to subtract this offset from the radial velocity before doing any calculations.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency < 1 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2015-06-02 00:00:00
End datetime 2015-07-15 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 37.60592, Minimum (South) Latitude: 37.60592
Minimum (West) Longitude: -99.27572, Maximum (East) Longitude: -99.27572

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Delgado, R., Carroll, B., Demoz, B. 2016. FP2 UMBC Doppler Lidar Line of Sight Wind Data. Version 1.1. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6Q81B4H. Accessed 21 Oct 2020.

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