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ULM Mobile Radiosonde Data (ESC Format)


The University of Louisiana at Monroe (ULM) utilized a mobile radiosonde system to release radiosondes at locations around northern Alabama and south-central Tennessee during VORTEX-SE_2016 Intensive Observation Periods (IOPs).  The choices for the locations and times of the releases were made in collaboration with other VORTEX-SE PIs.  ULM released radiosondes in all but one of the VORTEX-SE_2016 IOPs (IOP1 on 13-14 March).  This data set includes the 31 high vertical resolution (5-second), quality controlled ULM mobile soundings released for the VORTEX-SE_2016 field phase (13 March to 1 May 2016). 

Data access

  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP
  • Preview dataset (plots/images)

Additional information

Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2016-10-06)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2016-03-24 12:00:00
End datetime 2016-05-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 35.16, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.725
Minimum (West) Longitude: -87.40, Maximum (East) Longitude: -86.501

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Murphy, T. 2016. ULM Mobile Radiosonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 16 Sep 2019.

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