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Council NCAR ISS High Resolution Soundings - Tundra Site (C2) [Lynch, A.]



This dataset contains rawinsonde profiles collected from Council, Seward Peninsula, Tundra Site (C2) during Arctic Transitions in the Land-Atmosphere System (ATLAS) program 1999 summer field campaign. Profiles were collected by National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) Atmospheric Technology Division (ATD) using the Integrated Sounding System (ISS). Sounding files consist of vertical profiles of pressure, temperature, dew point, relative humidity, wind speed and direction, u and v wind components, altitude, and position (latitude and longitude) measured every second during the balloon's ascent. Rawinsonde data is available on the following days: July 23,24,27-31, and August 2-9, and 11. Consult the README for more information.

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  • 1.0 (2007-11-05)
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Spatial Type point
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Language English
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  • climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1999-07-23 00:00:00
End datetime 1999-08-11 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 71.30, Minimum (South) Latitude: 71.30
Minimum (West) Longitude: -156.50, Maximum (East) Longitude: -156.50

Primary point of contact information

Amanda H. Lynch <>

Additional contact information


Lynch, A., NCAR Atmospheric Technology Division. 2007. Council NCAR ISS High Resolution Soundings - Tundra Site (C2). Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 23 May 2024.

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