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FP5 NCAR/EOL QC Soundings


The National Center for Atmospheric Research/Earth Observing Laboratory (NCAR/EOL) released radiosondes with its Integrated Sounding System (ISS) that was located at the PECAN Fixed PISA (PECAN Integrated Sounding Array) 5 site in Brewster, Kansas. This data set includes the 112 quality controlled high vertical resolution (1 second) PECAN Fixed PISA 5 NCAR/EOL soundings released during PECAN field phase (2 June to 16 July 2015) Intensive Observing Periods (IOPs).

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Additional information

Data Quality final
  • 0.1 (2015-08-31)
  • 1.0 (2016-03-14)
  • 2.0 (2016-04-05):

    Added the EOL Sounding Composite (ESC) format version of the data to the dataset.

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Frequency 1 second
Language English
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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: 39.358, Minimum (South) Latitude: 39.358
Minimum (West) Longitude: -101.371, Maximum (East) Longitude: -101.371

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2016. FP5 NCAR/EOL QC Soundings. Version 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 21 Jan 2021.

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