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CSU Mobile Radiosonde Data

Summary

This data set contains vertical profiles of pressure, temperature, relative humidity, wind speed, and wind direction from the Colorado State University (CSU) mobile radiosonde system during the VORTEX-SE 2017 field season. CSU released a total of 32 radiosondes from locations around northern Alabama on 21, 25-28 March and 3, 5, 27, 28, and 30 April and 1 May 2017. These data are available in either the Vaisala RS-41 EDT columnar ASCII format or the columnar ASCII EOL Sounding Composite (ESC) Format.

Data access

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2017-09-05)
  • 2.0 (2018-03-02):

    Added the soundings converted to the EOL Sounding Composite (ESC) format.

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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2017-03-21 00:00:00
End datetime 2017-05-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 34.79, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -87.87, Maximum (East) Longitude: -86.09

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Schumacher, R., Nielsen, E. 2018. CSU Mobile Radiosonde Data. Version 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D62J69KP. Accessed 21 Aug 2019.

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