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NCAR/EOL ISS Ceilometer Data

Summary

This dataset contains Ceilometer data collected by the NCAR/EOL Integrated Sounding System (ISS) located at the Park Falls, Wisconsin site during the Chequamegon Heterogeneous Ecosystem Energy-balance Study Enabled by a High-density Extensive Array of Detectors (CHEESEHEAD) field campaign. This dataset includes raw ceilometer data in ASCII text format and L3 netCDF files that include cloud and boundary layer analysis, as well as plots of the L3 data. These data have been reviewed for completeness and quality. Regarding documentation for the Ceilometer ASCII data: Documentation for the ASCII raw data files can be found in the Vaisala Ceilometer CL51 Users Guide (refer to page 60 CL51 data message section). Link to the document is found in the Documentation section below.

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Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2020-04-03):

    These data are now considered final, although no changes have been made to the data itself. Plots of the data have been added as well.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2019-06-17 00:00:00
End datetime 2019-10-12 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 49.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 41.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -96.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -87.00

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

NCAR/EOL In-situ Sensing Facility. 2020. NCAR/EOL ISS Ceilometer Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/W3XH-2KYX-2C01. Accessed 02 Jul 2020.

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