Wichita UMBC Ceilometer (Version 2)
This data set contains the backscatter profiles and cloud base height observations from the UMBC Vaisala CL31 Ceilometer that was located at the Wichita, Kansas National Weather Service office during PECAN. These data are in netCDF format.
Version 1 of this data set had incorrect values written into the "background_light" variable. Version 2 corrected this problem and was released 1 February 2016.
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|Begin datetime||2015-06-02 00:00:00|
|End datetime||2015-07-11 23:59:59|
Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.
Maximum (North) Latitude:
Minimum (South) Latitude:
Minimum (West) Longitude: -97.44311, Maximum (East) Longitude: -97.44311
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Vermeesch, K. 2016. Wichita UMBC Ceilometer. Version 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6ZS2TKV. Accessed 19 Jan 2021.
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