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S-band/Ka-band Polarimetric (S-PolKa) Data cfRadial Format [NCAR/EOL]

Summary

This data set contains S-band Polarimetric (S-Pol) data from the Rain in Cumulus Over the Ocean (RICO) project . This data set contains both S-band and Ka-band data. These data are in cfRadial format and are available as hourly tar files.

Archive note

WARNING: This is a big dataset. Each file is about 1 GB or less. Each order can contain a maximum of 15.6 GB of data. For very large orders, it may be preferable for you to access these data via a loaner external hard drive. Please email the Point of Contact to request these data.

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2014-06-25)
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Frequency continuous
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2004-11-24 00:00:00
End datetime 2005-01-24 23:59:00

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 21.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 15.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -72.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -57.00

Primary point of contact information

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

Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2014. S-band/Ka-band Polarimetric (S-PolKa) Data cfRadial Format. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6QN64ZG. Accessed 13 Oct 2019.

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