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Barrow Area Remote Sensing- MET Data



This dataset includes meteorology data from 3 towers:
BE North (BEN)
BE Central (BEC)
BE South (BES)

Met data are contained in several files, one file per location per year. Files are named:
where "X" is N, C, or S; and "YYYY" is the data year.

Column names are included as first line in each file. For each tower, column names are explained in detail, including measurement units, in a file named:
where "X" is N, C, or S.

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Additional information

  • 1.0 (2013-06-19)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency 30 minute
Language English
Grant Code 0421588
ISO Topic Categories
  • climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2005-06-24 00:00:00
End datetime 2010-12-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 71.28661, Minimum (South) Latitude: 71.28088
Minimum (West) Longitude: -156.60339, Maximum (East) Longitude: -156.59646

Primary point of contact information

John Kimball <>

Additional contact information


Oechel, W., et al. 2013. Barrow Area Remote Sensing- MET Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 22 Jun 2024.

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