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National Weather Service High Resolution Radiosonde Data (ESC Format)

Summary

The National Weather Service (NWS) routinely releases radiosondes at 00 and 12 UTC with occasional special releases at sites throughout the United States. This data set includes the quality controlled SNOWIE NWS soundings released at 15 sites throughout the northwestern United States during the SNOWIE field phase (7 January to 17 March 2017). A total of 2191 quality-controlled, high vertical resolution (1-second) soundings are contained in the final SNOWIE data set.

Data access

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2017-07-13)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
Platforms
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2017-01-07 00:00:00
End datetime 2017-03-17 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 47.059, Minimum (South) Latitude: 31.463
Minimum (West) Longitude: -125.042, Maximum (East) Longitude: -105.366

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2017. National Weather Service High Resolution Radiosonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6D21WBZ. Accessed 23 Feb 2019.

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