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SGP97 Upper Air: DOE ARM SGP 50 MHz Profiler Winds

Summary

The Department of Energy (DOE) Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) program operates a 50 MHz profiler site at the Central Facility of its Southern Great Plains site. The 50 MHz profiler provides hourly vertical profiles of the components of the wind. Both high and low modes are included. The low mode covers from 1.455 km to 8.442 km with a vertical spacing of about 0.3 km. The high mode covers from 2.576 km to 16.548 km with a vertical spacing of about 0.6 km. See the README and header portion of the netcdf file for futher information.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1997-06-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1997-07-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 36.70, Minimum (South) Latitude: 36.60
Minimum (West) Longitude: -97.50, Maximum (East) Longitude: -97.40

Primary point of contact information

Richard L. Coulter <rl_coulter@anl.gov>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Atmospheric Measurements Program. 2006. SGP97 Upper Air: DOE ARM SGP 50 MHz Profiler Winds. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/25.038. Accessed 18 Nov 2019.

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