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FASTEX soundings from the NOAA Gulfstream IV (G-IV) dropsondes

Summary

This dataset consists of dropsonde data from the NOAA Gulfstream IV (G-IV). Dropsondes were taken as requested. These data were processed through an interpolation that included the removal of bad data from the higher resolution data, as well as automated, and visual quality control. These data include pressure, temperature, dew point, relative humidity, wind speed, wind direction, and altitude taken at 2 second vertical intervals. Refer to the station README for details.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1997-01-04 00:00:00
End datetime 1997-02-27 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 67.90, Minimum (South) Latitude: 40.30
Minimum (West) Longitude: -55.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 6.90

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2011. FASTEX soundings from the NOAA Gulfstream IV (G-IV) dropsondes. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/2.180. Accessed 25 Nov 2020.

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