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DC3: OKLMA HDF5 Flash Data and NetCDF Grids


This dataset is comprised of lightning flash statistics derived from the original VHF measurements provided by the Oklahoma Lightning Mapping Array. 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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  • 1.0 (2014-06-13)
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2012-05-19 00:00:00
End datetime 2012-06-17 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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Bruning, E. 2014. DC3: OKLMA HDF5 Flash Data and NetCDF Grids. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 19 Jul 2024.

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