NCAR S-band Polarimetric (S-PolKa) Data, full variable set, in DORADE format
This data set is considered to be the primary S-PolKa data set for the Rain in Cumulus over the Ocean (RICO) project. The data set contains both S-only and S-and-K data, repackaged to include separation of un-tarred data into sonly and sandk directories.
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Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.
Maximum (North) Latitude:
Minimum (South) Latitude:
Minimum (West) Longitude: -72.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -57.00
Additional contact information
- author: EOL Data Support
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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2016. NCAR S-band Polarimetric (S-PolKa) Data, full variable set, in DORADE format. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6WM1BMS. Accessed 01 Apr 2020.
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