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VORTEX-95 NCAR Electra ELDORA Radar Data

Summary

This dataset consists of airborne doppler radar measurements of selected tornadic storms made by the ELDORA radar aboard the NCAR Electra aircraft during the VORTEX-95 Field Project. This radar is specifically designed to provide dual doppler measurements of convective storms. VORTEX-95 is the second field deployment of the radar.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1995-04-17 22:45:00
End datetime 1995-06-09 00:20:41

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 40.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 31.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -107.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -91.00

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

Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2011. VORTEX-95 NCAR Electra ELDORA Radar Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/6.63. Accessed 20 Aug 2019.

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