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Cayenne French Doppler Radar RASTA Data

Summary

This dataset contains the RASTA data from the High Altitude Ice Crystals - High Ice Water Content (HAIC-HIWC) project that took place in Cayenne, French Guiana. The data is the 95 GHz cloud radar, microphysics and wind data from the French Falcon aircraft, operated by SAFIRE, during 17 of the flights flown during the project. The data is in netCDF and png formats.

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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2015-05-10 00:00:00
End datetime 2015-05-29 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 20.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 0.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -70.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -30.00

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

SAFIRE. 2016. Cayenne French Doppler Radar RASTA Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/486.016. Accessed 30 Jul 2021.

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