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ACE-1: Discoverer ISS High Vertical Resolution Balloon Data

Summary

Data from the NCAR/Integrated Sounding System (ISS) upper air data collected aboard the ship R/V Discoverer during the ACE-1 transect and intensive operations, via the NCAR/Atmospheric Technology Division (ATD). Data consist of 10-sec vertical resolution data (temperature, dew point temperature, pressure, and winds). These soundings were typically taken at 00 and 12 UTC daily with up to 6-hr frequency during intensive operations.

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  • 1.0 (2011-08-24)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1995-10-11 00:00:00
End datetime 1995-12-12 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -60.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 130.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -122.00

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

NCAR/EOL/RDP. 2011. ACE-1: Discoverer ISS High Vertical Resolution Balloon Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/1Q2W-ZP02-EF0E. Accessed 31 Jul 2021.

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