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NOAA G-IV Dropsonde Data (.frd format) [NOAA/HRD]

Summary

This dataset contains dropsondes dropped from the NOAA N49 aircraft as part of the Hurricane Rainband and Intensity Change Experiment (RAINEX). It includes 516 high resolution (.5 sec) soundings dropped from July 6 - Oct 24, 2005 during hurricanes Dennis, Emily, Katrina, Ophelia, Rita, and Wilma.

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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2005-07-06 00:00:00
End datetime 2005-10-24 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 40.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 10.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -100.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -50.00

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Hurricane Research Division (HRD), NOAA. 2007. NOAA G-IV Dropsonde Data (.frd format). Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/88.190. Accessed 17 Sep 2019.

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