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Ron Brown Meteorology Lidar Mini-MOPA Doppler - Leg 2 [Intrieri]

Summary

Vertical Profiles of wind velocity and direction are produced from doppler lidar mearsurements taken aboard the Ron Brown from Oct 08 to Oct 22 2001. The VAD technique (Browning and Wexler, 1968) was employed to process wind information taken in scanning mode to produce the high-resolution vertical profiles. All velocities are in m/s and heights in meter.

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Frequency 30 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2001-10-08 00:00:00
End datetime 2001-10-22 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


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Maximum (North) Latitude: 20.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -120.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -90.00

Primary point of contact information

Janet Intrieri <Janet.Intrieri@noaa.gov>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Intrieri, J. 2006. Ron Brown Meteorology Lidar Mini-MOPA Doppler - Leg 2. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/72.076. Accessed 29 Oct 2020.

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