Skip to data content Skip to data search

CIRPAS Twin Otter 1-hz Composite Flight-Level Data - NetCDF format [NCAR/EOL]

Summary

This data set includes airborne measurements obtained from the CIRPAS Twin Otter aircraft during the "Physics of Stratocumulus Tops" (POST) project off the west coast of Monterey, CA. This data set contains 1 hertz (1 sps) navigation, state parameter and preliminary microphysics flight level data, as well as Particulate Volume Monitor (PVM) liquid water content and PSA, NRL Solar and IR radiometer data, CASF size distributions of aerosol and cloud particles, Cloud and Precipitation Probe (CIP) size distributions of cloud and precipitation particles, CIRPAS CCN-200 data, DRI CCN and supersaturation, Passive Cavity Aerosol Spectrometer probe (PCASP) data, PDI concentration and liquid water content and Ultra Fast Thermometer (UFT) hot-wire temperatur data. The files are in NetCDF format. This data set contains final data. This data can be viewed using RAF's ncplot and ncpp programs.

Data access

Additional information

Homepage
Metadata download

Note that your browser may not display the above metadata links, but automatically save them as files in a folder such as "Downloads"

Related projects
Spatial Type raster
Frequency 1 second
Language English
Categories
Platforms
Related links

Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2008-07-16 01:01:00
End datetime 2008-08-15 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 39.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 35.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -125.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -120.00

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

Additional contact information

Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Jonsson, H. 2009. CIRPAS Twin Otter 1-hz Composite Flight-Level Data - NetCDF format. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/111.063. Accessed 17 Jul 2019.

Today's date is shown: please replace with the date of your most recent access. This dataset does not have a DOI. If you plan to cite this dataset, please email us to request a DOI, which will improve the searchability and cross-referencing of the citation.