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This dataset contains 109 quality-controlled radiosonde data files, in the EOL sounding format. These data were collected during the PECAN field campaign at the fixed Integrated Sounding System (ISS) site in Minden, NE. This site was known as Fixed PECAN Integrated Sounding Array 4 (FP4) during the project.

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Data Quality final
  • 0.1 (2015-08-31)
  • 1.0 (2016-03-14)
  • 2.0 (2016-03-25):

    Added the soundings converted to the EOL Sounding Composite (ESC) format.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2015-06-02 00:00:00
End datetime 2015-07-16 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 40.516, Minimum (South) Latitude: 40.516
Minimum (West) Longitude: -98.951, Maximum (East) Longitude: -98.951

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EOL Data Support <>

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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2016. PECAN: FP4 NCAR/EOL QC Soundings. Version 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 18 Jun 2024.

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