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Trinidad Rawinsonde Data [NCAR/EOL]

Summary

This is one of the upper air data sets developed for the Hurricane Rainband and Intensity Change Experiment (RAINEX). It includes 180 high vertical resolution (2 second) soundings from Trinidad. (WMO 78970). Soundings were typically released twice per day (0000 and 1200 UTC) from 6 July to 31 October 2005. This dataset includes sounding during hurricanes: Dennis, Emily, Gert, Katrina, Ophelia, Rita, and Wilma.

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Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2005-07-06 00:00:00
End datetime 2005-10-31 23:59:00

Spatial coverage


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Maximum (North) Latitude: 10.60, Minimum (South) Latitude: 10.50
Minimum (West) Longitude: -61.40, Maximum (East) Longitude: -61.30

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), NOAA. 2008. Trinidad Rawinsonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/88.059. Accessed 21 Jan 2020.

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