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NOAA P-3 Lower Fuselage C-Band Radar Data

Summary

This data set contains data from the NOAA P-3 aircraft lower fuselage C-band radar for its flights during the VORTEX-SE 2017 field season over the southeastern United States. Each sweep is one 360 degree rotation and the antenna rotates twice per minute. The data are in the RVP-900 SIGMET format which can be converted to cfradial using the NCAR RadxConvert software.

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2017-08-17)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2017-03-25 00:00:00
End datetime 2017-05-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 40.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 28.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -95.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -80.00

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Jorgensen, D., Ziegler, C. 2017. NOAA P-3 Lower Fuselage C-Band Radar Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6M0444G. Accessed 19 Oct 2019.

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