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University of Leeds Independence Airport Rawinsonde Data (ESC format) [NCAR/EOL]


This is one of the upper air data sets developed for the Terrain-induced Rotor Experiment (T-REX). It includes 192 high vertical resolution (2 second) rawinsondes released from the Independence Airport (K2O7), CA. Soundings were released from 28 Feb to 30 Apr 2006. The radiosondes used were Vaisala RS-80.

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Spatial Type point
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2006-02-28 00:00:00
End datetime 2006-04-30 23:59:00

Spatial coverage

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Maximum (North) Latitude: 36.90, Minimum (South) Latitude: 36.80
Minimum (West) Longitude: -118.30, Maximum (East) Longitude: -118.10

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Mobbs, S. 2008. University of Leeds Independence Airport Rawinsonde Data (ESC format). Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 29 Sep 2020.

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