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PLOWS: NOAA Profiler Network Signal to Noise Ratio Imagery


This data set contains hourly signal to noise ratio time-height charts of the six minute data from the NOAA Profiler Network stations located in the PLOWS region. The levels included are Bloomfield MO, Blue River WI, Conway MO, Lathrop MO, Slater IA, Winchester IL, and Wood Lake MN. The plots were generated through the NOAA Profiler Network web site.

During PLOWS 2009-2010 the following additional stations were collected: Fairbury NE, Neligh NE and Walcott IN. This data set contains imagery from the two PLOWS field phases, 6 February to 30 March 2009 and 12 October 2009 to 10 March 2010. No imagery are available for the period between the field phases.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2010-03-25)
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Spatial Type raster
Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2009-02-06 13:00:00
End datetime 2010-03-10 16:00:00

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 45.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 35.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -97.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -85.00

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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). 2010. PLOWS: NOAA Profiler Network Signal to Noise Ratio Imagery. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 14 Jun 2024.

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