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NCAR HCR radar and HSRL lidar moments data

Summary

This data set contains NSF/NCAR GV HIAPER (Gulfstream-V High-performance Instrumented Airborne Platform for Environmental Research(N677F) Cloud Radar (HCR)  and High Spectral Resolution Lidar (HSRL) moments data collected during the SOCRATES (Southern Ocean Clouds, Radiation, Aerosol Transport Experimental Study) project from 15 January 2018 to 24 February 2018. The data have a 2Hz time and 19m range resolution and are available in CfRadial format. This data set contains only the HCR and HSRL variables considered most useful for the general scientific user. Note that data is only provided when both HCR and HSRL data were available and the two instruments were pointing roughly in the same direction. Data sets containing more variables and higher resolution data are available at the links provided in the "Related links" section below.

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2018-10-04)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency continuous
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-01-15 21:00:00
End datetime 2018-02-24 09:00:00

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: -42.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -63.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 133.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 164.00

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2018. NCAR HCR radar and HSRL lidar moments data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D64J0CZS. Accessed 20 Sep 2019.

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