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VORTEX2: DOE ARM-CART SGP Lamont, OK (C1) Radiosonde Data


This data set includes high vertical resolution (2-sec) soundings from the Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Southern Great Plains (SGP) Central Facility (C1) site near Lamont, OK collected during the VORTEX2 field campaigns for 2009 and 2010. There are 241 soundings for the 2009 season (1 May through 30 June 2009) and 182 soundings for the 2010 season (1 May through 15 June 2010). There are typically four soundings per day at 00, 06, 12 and 18 UTC. This station used Vaisala RS92-KL radiosondes with Loran-C windfinding during the VORTEX2 field season.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2010-11-04)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency 6 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2009-05-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2010-06-16 00:00:00

Spatial coverage

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Maximum (North) Latitude: 36.61, Minimum (South) Latitude: 36.61
Minimum (West) Longitude: -97.49, Maximum (East) Longitude: -97.49

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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory, Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) user facility, Loehrer, S. 2010. VORTEX2: DOE ARM-CART SGP Lamont, OK (C1) Radiosonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 17 Jun 2024.

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