PLOWS: NSF/NCAR C-130 Dropsonde Data
During the second field phase of PLOWS (November 2009 to 10 March 2010) the NSF/NCAR C-130 aircraft released dropsondes over the north-central United States. Dropsondes were deployed ny NCAR/EOL during six research flights, of which 41 are included in this final quality controlled data set. These data are in a columnar ASCII format, the EOL sounding format.
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|Begin datetime||2009-10-23 20:13:00|
|End datetime||2010-02-09 18:35:59|
Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.
Maximum (North) Latitude:
Minimum (South) Latitude:
Minimum (West) Longitude: -103.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -88.00
Primary point of contact information
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CitationExample citation following ESIP guidelines:
UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2017. PLOWS: NSF/NCAR C-130 Dropsonde Data. Version 3.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6W0943D. Accessed 29 May 2023.
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