FASTEX soundings from the UK C-130 dropsondes
This dataset consists of dropsonde data from the UK C-130 provided by the UK Meteorological Office. Dropsondes were taken as requested. These data underwent automated and visual quality control. These data include pressure, temperature, dew point, relative humidity, wind speed, wind direction, and altitude taken at approximately 1.5 second vertical intervals. Refer to the station README for details.
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|Frequency||no set schedule|
|GCMD Science Keywords|
|Begin datetime||1997-01-10 00:00:00|
|End datetime||1997-02-27 23:59:59|
Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.
Maximum (North) Latitude:
Minimum (South) Latitude:
Minimum (West) Longitude: -28.30, Maximum (East) Longitude: -7.00
Additional contact information
- originator: University of Alaska, Fairbanks
CitationExample citation following ESIP guidelines:
University of Alaska, Fairbanks. 2011. FASTEX soundings from the UK C-130 dropsondes. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/2.227. Accessed 20 Oct 2019.
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