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Multi-Network Composite 5mb Vertical Resolution Sounding Composite

Summary

This data set contains a composite of the upper air sounding data interpolated to 5hPa vertical levels from all sources for the Seeded and Natural Orographic Wintertime Clouds: The Idaho Experiment (SNOWIE) project. This composite includes soundings from the mobile University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC; 34 soundings), the Idaho Power Company (IPC) Crouch (69 soundings) and Lowman (69 soundings) sites, the NCAR Horseshoe Bend site (12 soundings) as well as from 15 National Weather Service (NWS) stations across the western United States (2191 soundings) for a total of 2329 soundings. This is ESC data with columnar ASCII format.

Data access

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2018-02-21)
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Frequency continuous
Language English
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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: 47.94, Minimum (South) Latitude: 32.85
Minimum (West) Longitude: -124.56, Maximum (East) Longitude: -108.48

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

University Corporation For Atmospheric Research (UCAR):National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR):Earth Observing Laboratory (EOL):Data Managment and Services (DMS). 2018. Multi-Network Composite 5mb Vertical Resolution Sounding Composite. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6KD1WQW. Accessed 24 Aug 2019.

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