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Soundings, Ice Camp NCAR/GLAS raobs. (ASCII) [Moritz, R.]



A GPS sounding system is deployed at the ice camp by NCAR/SSSF. Soundings are taken every 12 hours throughout the 13 month deployment period. One-second time resolution ASCII data are provided for each launch time at 0000 and 1200 UTC daily. JPEG skew-t plots are also available. (13.201) This data has had some quality control.

Archive note

These data files are ASCII files in the CLASS format. They have been tarred together by month.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2007-11-02)
  • 2.0 (2017-01-17):

    This is the final QC'd version of the data.

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Spatial Type raster
Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
ISO Topic Categories
  • climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1997-10-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1998-10-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 80.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 70.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -170.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -130.00

Primary point of contact information

Richard Moritz <>

Additional contact information


Moritz, R., University of Washington. 2017. Soundings, Ice Camp NCAR/GLAS raobs. (ASCII). Version 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 13 Jul 2024.

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