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West Texas Lightning Mapping Array (WTLMA) Gridded Data



This dataset contains West Texas Lightning Mapping Array (WTLMA) gridded data in NetCDF format. The observation frequency of the gridded flash data is 5 minutes, bundled in hourly files. These data were collected from 14 May - 30 June 2012 as part of the Deep Convective Clouds and Chemistry (DC3) Project.

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Spatial Type grid
Frequency 5 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2012-05-14 00:00:00
End datetime 2012-06-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 37.50, Minimum (South) Latitude: 30.50
Minimum (West) Longitude: -104.50, Maximum (East) Longitude: -95.50

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Bruning, E. 2013. West Texas Lightning Mapping Array (WTLMA) Gridded Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 12 Aug 2022.

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