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VORTEX2: Texas Tech University Sticknet Data


This dataset includes the Mobile Sticknet Data collected during the two VORTEX2 field phases (i.e., 10 May 2009 to 13 June 2009 and 1 May 2010 to 15 June 2010). Data are available for 4 June (Deployment 2 only), 5 June, 9 June, and 11 June from the 2009 field campaign, and for 10 May, 18 May, 19 May, 25 May, 26 May, 7 June, 10 June, 11 June, and 13 June from the 2010 field campaign. The following files are include in this dataset: ddmmyyyy_Sticknet_data.tar -- tar file of data from all probes deployed on ddmmyyyy where dd is day, mm is month and yyyy is year the data were collected; ddmmyyyy_data_issues*.txt -- a list of known issues with the probes/data from this case; ddmmyyyy_summary*.txt -- summary statistics for the deployments. There are also two documentation files for Sticknet data: TTU_STICKNET_README.txt and TTU_STICKNET_README_2010.txt. Note that there were two deployments on 5 June 2009, and three deployments on 13 June 2010. The file names indicate the deployment number. Please see the readme documents for more information. Also see the related data set named Texas Tech University Sticknet Mass Test Data.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2010-03-19)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2009-06-04 00:00:00
End datetime 2010-06-13 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 45.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 32.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -105.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -92.00

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Weiss, C., Williams, S. 2010. VORTEX2: Texas Tech University Sticknet Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 16 Jun 2024.

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