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FASTEX soundings from the Knorr (NOAA ship)

Summary

This dataset consists of sounding data from the Knorr, a NOAA ship (ID knr). Soundings were taken four times per day (00, 06, 12, and 18 UTC) except during selected IOPs when it was up to 16 times per day (90 min intervals). These data were processed through automated and visual quality control. This dataset includes pressure, temperature, dew point, relative humidity, wind speed, wind direction, and altitude taken at 10 second vertical intervals. Refer to the station README for details.

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Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2021-11-15)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency 6 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1997-01-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1997-01-26 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 47.61, Minimum (South) Latitude: 40.34
Minimum (West) Longitude: -62.20, Maximum (East) Longitude: -26.07

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

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Citation

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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2021. FASTEX soundings from the Knorr. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/TF25-W2H3-QF0P. Accessed 29 Nov 2021.

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