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NOAA/NWS Rawinsonde Data

Summary

This is one of the upper air data sets developed for the Physics of Stratocumulus Top (POST) project. This data set includes 121 high vertical resolution (6-second) soundings from the National Weather Service (NWS) rawinsonde station at Oakland, California for 01 July to 31 August 2008. The soundings were typically released twice a day (0000 and 1200 UTC).

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Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2008-07-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2008-08-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 37.70, Minimum (South) Latitude: 37.70
Minimum (West) Longitude: -122.20, Maximum (East) Longitude: -122.20

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Loehrer, S. 2010. NOAA/NWS Rawinsonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/111.026. Accessed 21 Nov 2019.

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