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UAH MIPS Ceilometer Data

Summary

This data set contains vertical profiles of backscatter and cloud base height at 15 second temporal resolution from the University of Alabama-Huntsville (UAH) ceilometer during the 2016 VORTEX-SE field season. The ceilometer is part of the UAH Mobile Integrated Profiling System (MIPS). Data were collected for VORTEX-SE 2016 IOP1, 2, 3, 4A, 4B, 4C, and 4D and are in an ASCII format.

Data access

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2017-07-11)
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Frequency < 1 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2016-03-13 00:00:00
End datetime 2016-05-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 34.8264, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.447
Minimum (West) Longitude: -87.7126, Maximum (East) Longitude: -86.8992

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Knupp, K. 2017. UAH MIPS Ceilometer Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D68914K5. Accessed 15 Nov 2019.

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