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Multi-Network Composite 5mb Vertical Resolution Sounding Composite


This data set includes the quality controlled 5mb vertical resolution  radiosonde data from all sources (National Weather Service and mobile  soundings from Colorado State University, Mississippi State University,  NOAA/ATDD, Purdue University, Texas Tech University, and the University  of Louisiana Monroe), for the  Verification of the Origins of Rotation in  Thunderstorms Experiment-Southeast 2017 (VORTEX-SE_2017) project period  (1 March to 9 May 2017).  A total of 1705 quality-controlled soundings are  contained in the final data set. The radiosonde data from the University of  Alabama Huntsville will be added when they are available.

Data access

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Additional information

Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2019-01-11)
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2017-03-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2017-05-09 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 45.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 25.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -95.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -75.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2019. Multi-Network Composite 5mb Vertical Resolution Sounding Composite. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 11 Dec 2019.

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