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OU/NSSL CLAMPS Belle Mina, Alabama Doppler Lidar Vertical Wind, Backscatter and Cloud Base Height Data

Summary

This data set contains vertical wind and backscatter profiles as well as cloud base height data from the Halo Streamline Doppler Lidar that was deployed as part of the OU/NSSL CLAMPS system at Belle Mina, Alabama during the VORTEX-SE 2016 field campaign. This doppler lidar was deployed on 2 March 2016 and collected data until 9 March when it failed. Starting on 11 March the NOAA/ATDD doppler lidar was deployed beside the CLAMPS system for the remainder of the 2016 field season. Those data are available as the Companion data set listed below. These data are in NetCDF format.

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2016-08-29)
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2015-03-02 00:00:00
End datetime 2016-03-09 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 34.69, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.69
Minimum (West) Longitude: -86.885, Maximum (East) Longitude: -86.885

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Turner, D. 2016. OU/NSSL CLAMPS Belle Mina, Alabama Doppler Lidar Vertical Wind, Backscatter and Cloud Base Height Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D65Q4TGF. Accessed 22 Sep 2019.

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