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S-band Polarimetric (S-Pol) Data cfRadial Format

Summary

This data set contains S-band Polarimetric (S-Pol) data from the Improvement of Microphysical Parameterization through Observational Verification Experiment (IMPROVE) . These data are in cfRadial format and are available as daily tar files.

WARNING: This is a big dataset. Each file is between 1 GB and 10 GB of data. Each order can contain a maximum of 15.6 GB of data. For very large orders, it may be preferable for you to access these data via a loaner external hard drive.

Archive note

WARNING: This is a big dataset. Each file is between 1 GB and 10 GB of data. Each order can contain a maximum of 15.6 GB of data. For very large orders, it may be preferable for you to access these data via a loaner external hard drive. Please email the Point of Contact to request these data.

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

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Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2014-06-25):

    The data were discovered to have a their longitude reversed (the data had a positive longitude when it should have been negative).

  • 2.0 (2015-03-23):

    The data were discovered to have a their longitude reversed (the data had a positive longitude when it should have been negative). Version 2 has corrected longitude.

(Only the current version of the data is available to order. If you have questions about a prior version, please email us.)
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2001-01-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2001-02-15 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 49.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 45.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -126.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -122.00

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory, UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2015. S-band Polarimetric (S-Pol) Data cfRadial Format. Version 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D68P5XT4. Accessed 17 Oct 2019.

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