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VORTEX2: Mobile CIRPAS MWR-05XP X-band Radar Data


This dataset includes Mobile CIRPAS (Center for Interdisciplinary Remotely-Piloted Aircraft Studies) data of tar files containing DORADE format sweep files. These data were collected during the 2009 and 2010 phases of the VORTEX2 project.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2011-09-14)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2009-05-12 23:26:00
End datetime 2010-06-12 01:59:59

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

Primary point of contact information

Howie Bluestein <>

Additional contact information


Bluestein, H., French, M., Bluestein, H. 2011. VORTEX2: Mobile CIRPAS MWR-05XP X-band Radar Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 27 May 2024.

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