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UAH MIPS Ceilometer Data

Summary

This data set contains vertical profiles of backscatter and cloud base height at 15 second temporal resolution from the University of Alabama-Huntsville (UAH) ceilometer during the 2017 VORTEX-SE field season. The ceilometer is part of the UAH Mobile Integrated Profiling System (MIPS). The data are in an ASCII format. The data set also includes quicklook imagery.

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2018-09-05)
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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: 34.72, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.35
Minimum (West) Longitude: -86.65, Maximum (East) Longitude: -86.08

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Knupp, K. 2018. UAH MIPS Ceilometer Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D61G0K3F. Accessed 15 Sep 2019.

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