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SHOUT-2015 NASA Global Hawk QC Dropsonde Data


This data set contains dropsonde data from the unmanned NOAA/NASA Global Hawk aircraft during the Sensing Hazards with Operational Unmanned Technology (SHOUT) campaign, using a NCAR/NOAA dropsonde system specially designed for remote operation. These dropsondes were collected during the Sensing Hazards with Operational Unmanned Technology (SHOUT) campaign in August and September of 2015. A total of 107 quality-controlled soundings in EOL Sounding Format are contained in the final dropsonde data set.

Data access

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Additional information

Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2016-06-17)
  • 1.1 (2016-09-27):

    This version has been updated to include only the dropsondes from the first SHOUT campaign in Aug-Sept 2015. The dropsondes from SHOUT-ENRR in Feb 2016 will now be included in a separate dataset.

(Only the current version of the data is available to order. If you have questions about a prior version, please email us.)
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2015-08-22 00:00:00
End datetime 2015-09-08 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 10.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -160.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -19.40

Primary point of contact information

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Additional contact information


Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2016. SHOUT-2015 NASA Global Hawk QC Dropsonde Data. Version 1.1. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 15 Dec 2019.

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