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NOAA P-3 Radar Data

Summary

This data set contains the gridded radar data from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) P-3 aircraft tail Doppler radar and sweep file data from the lower fuselage radar for flights into the tropical systems of interest to the Tropical Cyclone Intensity (TCI) field project. The storms included are Erika from the 2015 Atlantic region, Patricia from the 2015 Eastern Pacific region, and Matthew from the 2016 Atlantic region. These data are in a binary format.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2015-08-25 13:45:00
End datetime 2016-10-08 06:24:00

Spatial coverage


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Maximum (North) Latitude: 37.85, Minimum (South) Latitude: 11.32
Minimum (West) Longitude: -109.29, Maximum (East) Longitude: -63.04

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2017. NOAA P-3 Radar Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/488.016. Accessed 19 Oct 2019.

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