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HS3 2014 Global Hawk Dropsonde Data

Summary

NOAA/NASA Global Hawk Dropsonde sounding profiles collected during 11 research flights between August 26 and September 30 2014 during the NASA Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel (HS3) campaign. The GH is equipped with an NCAR/NOAA dropsonde system specially designed for remote operation. 656 quality controlled dropsondes in EOL file format are available. 


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Additional information

Identifier
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Versions
  • 1.0 (2015-04-13)
  • 2.0 (2016-05-25):

    This dataset includes a correction for a temperature dependent RH dry bias. 


  • 2.1 (2016-05-25):

    This dataset includes a correction for a temperature dependent RH dry bias and has corrected for an error in the previously updated version.

  • 3.0 (2016-07-29):

    This dataset includes a correction for a temperature dependent RH dry bias and a dew point temperature correction.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2013-08-20 00:00:00
End datetime 2014-09-30 16:22:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 45.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 0.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -95.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -25.00

Primary point of contact information

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

Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2016. HS3 2014 Global Hawk Dropsonde Data. Version 3.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6GB2243. Accessed 05 Dec 2020.

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