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TTU Mobile Radiosonde Data (ESC Format)


Texas Tech University (TTU) utilized a mobile radiosonde system to release radiosondes at locations around northern Alabama during VORTEX-SE_2016 Intensive Observation Periods (IOPs).  The choices for the locations and times of the releases were made in collaboration with other VORTEX-SE PIs.  This data set includes a total of 23 high vertical resolution (2 seconds) radiosondes from the TTU system during the VORTEX-SE_2016 field season (14 March to 1 May 2016).

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP
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Additional information

Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2016-11-18)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2016-03-14 06:00:00
End datetime 2016-05-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 34.961, Minimum (South) Latitude: 33.576
Minimum (West) Longitude: -87.715, Maximum (East) Longitude: -86.882

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Bruning, E. 2016. TTU Mobile Radiosonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 15 Sep 2019.

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