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Surface Meteorological (5-Minute) Multi-Network Composite [NCAR/EOL]


This data set contains five-minute resolution surface meteorological data in National Center for Atmospheric Research/Earth Observing Laboratory (NCAR/EOL) Quality Control (QC) format from stations within the following networks, and from the following participating research organizations, for the Terrain-induced Rotor Experiment (T-REX): Arizona State University (ASU) Environmental Fluid Dynamics Group Sonics Flux Tower, Automated Surface Observing System (ASOS), China Lake ASOS, China Lake Handar, Desert Research Institute (DRI), National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Earth Observing Laboratory (EOL) Integrated Surface Flux Facility (ISFF), National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Earth Observing Laboratory (EOL) Integrated Sounding System (ISS), National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Earth Observing Laboratory (EOL) Mobile Integrated Sounding System (MISS), Tribal Environmental Exchange Network (TREX), University of Houston Flux Tower, University of Leeds Automatic Weather Stations (AWS), and the University of Utah HOBO stations.

Data for the Terrain-induced Rotor Experiment (T-REX) domain (34N to 40N latitude and 115W to 126W longitude) and time period (01 March 2006 through 30 April 2006) are contained within this data set. This T-REX Five Minute Surface Meteorological Composite data set contains data from 154 stations.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2008-10-07)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency 5 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2006-03-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2006-04-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 40.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -126.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -115.00

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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2008. Surface Meteorological (5-Minute) Multi-Network Composite. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 24 Nov 2020.

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