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US DOD Yuma Proving Ground (Arizona) High Resolution Rawinsonde Data

Summary

This data set includes the high vertical resolution (5 seconds up to 480 seconds after release and 10 seconds after 480 seconds) rawinsonde data from three sites in Yuma, Arizona (3555, Tower 31 and Tower M). This data set has been quality controlled by The Joint Office of Science Support (JOSS). Consult the README for more information. Additional information can be found at www.yuma.army.mil

NOTE: These data have been corrected as of 16 February 2010 for a significant dry bias. See the documentation file for details on the correction(s) applied to this data set. Also see Ciesielski et al 2009 in JTECH.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2004-06-01 11:00:00
End datetime 2004-10-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 32.93, Minimum (South) Latitude: 32.85
Minimum (West) Longitude: -114.34, Maximum (East) Longitude: -113.79

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), NOAA. 2010. US DOD Yuma Proving Ground (Arizona) High Resolution Rawinsonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/82.091. Accessed 17 Oct 2019.

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