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Cross-DC3 Flash Statistics Derived from Individual Network Data

Summary

This dataset is comprised of lightning flash statistics derived from the original VHF measurements provided by the North Alabama, Colorado, Oklahoma, and West Texas Lightning Mapping Arrays. These include 2-minute time series of flash count and size statistics derived from the flash data, as well as statistics of pixels in the 5-minute gridded flash product data. The time period covered by the data: Specific IOPs from May 14, 2012 through June 30, 2012 during the Deep Convective Clouds and Chemistry Experiment (DC3).

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2012-05-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2012-06-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 42.06574, Minimum (South) Latitude: 24.96023
Minimum (West) Longitude: -106.76535, Maximum (East) Longitude: -84.94339

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Bruning, E. 2014. Cross-DC3 Flash Statistics Derived from Individual Network Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/353.201. Accessed 08 Dec 2019.

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