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FAC: Flow Around Cumuli


The Flow Around Cumuli (FAC) project was designed to make convergence measurements around cumulus clouds and thunderstorms. Such inflow and outflow information provided a critical test of convective models and was useful in determining the effect of moist convection on the environment.

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Temporal coverage

Begin Date 1982-08-09 00:00:00
End Date 1982-08-27 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 35.075, Minimum (South) Latitude: 33.676
Minimum (West) Longitude: -107.644, Maximum (East) Longitude: -106.459