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National Weather Service High Resolution Radiosonde Data (ESC Format)

Summary

This data set includes 4914 quality controlled NWS (National Weather Service) soundings released at thirteen sites throughout the southeastern United States during the Verification of the Origins of Rotation in Thunderstorms Experiment-Southeast (VORTEX-SE) Meso18-19 field phase (31 October 2018 to 20 April 2019). Twelve of the stations are available at 1-second vertical resolution (4539 soundings) and one station is available at mandatory and significant level resolution (375 soundings).  

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2019-07-02)
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Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-10-31 00:00:00
End datetime 2019-04-21 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 37.30, Minimum (South) Latitude: 30.10
Minimum (West) Longitude: -97.50, Maximum (East) Longitude: -84.30

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. 2019. National Weather Service High Resolution Radiosonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/5GJZ-C4F2-F20C. Accessed 05 Dec 2019.

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