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Mandatory and Significant Level Sounding Data Set


This data set consists of mandatory and significant level sounding data for the UMRBPP. It contains soundings from Dodge City and Topeka, KS; Denver and Grand Junction, CO; Omaha and North Platte, NE; Aberdeen and Rapid City, SD; Riverton, WY; Bismarck, ND; and Glasgow and Great Falls, MT. The data were retrieved from NOAA/FSL for the periods 5 April to 19 April and 28 April to 5 May 1999. For the period from 21 April to 27 April the data were retrieved from FSU. The NOAA/FSL data are in a columnar ASCII format while those from FSU are in the GTS format. Please see the README file for more information.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (1999-05-06)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1999-04-05 00:00:00
End datetime 1999-05-05 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 49.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 38.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -112.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -95.00

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Additional contact information


Forecast Systems Laboratory (FSL), NOAA, Florida State University, Forecast Systems Laboratory (FSL), NOAA. 1999. Mandatory and Significant Level Sounding Data Set. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 19 Apr 2024.

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