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UAH ARMOR C-Band Radar Data (Carey/UAH)

Summary

This data set contains University of Alabama Huntsville Advanced Radar for Meteorological and Operational Research (ARMOR) data. It was collected during intense observation periods between 24 February and 1 May 2016 for the Verification of the Origins of Rotation in Tornadoes EXperiment-Southeast (VORTEX-SE) 2016 field campaign. Data is in the Universal Format (Common Doppler Radar Exchange Format) and has been quality controlled. For more information about the instrument, data format, and quality control procedure, see the included documentation pdf.


 

Archive note

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Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2017-02-08)
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2016-02-24 00:00:00
End datetime 2016-05-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 34.64597, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.64597
Minimum (West) Longitude: -86.77131, Maximum (East) Longitude: -86.77131

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Carey, L., Vacek, A. 2017. UAH ARMOR C-Band Radar Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6WQ0276. Accessed 15 Sep 2019.

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