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MSU Mobile Radiosonde Data


This data set contains temperature, moisture, and wind profiles from the WindSond radiosondes utilized in two mobile radiosonde systems operated by Mississippi State University as part of the Verification of the Origins of Rotation in Tornadoes Experiment-Southeast (VORTEX-SE) 2017 field season. These data are available in the original comma-delimited ASCII format or in the EOL Sounding Composite (ESC) columnar ASCII format.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2017-10-31)
  • 1.1 (2018-04-20):

    The only change to this version is the addition of the EOL Sounding Composite (ESC) format of the data.  The original data from MSU in V1.0 remain unchanged.  You may order whichever format you prefer.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2017-03-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2017-05-08 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 34.93, Minimum (South) Latitude: 33.47
Minimum (West) Longitude: -89.82, Maximum (East) Longitude: -86.52

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Brown, M. 2018. MSU Mobile Radiosonde Data. Version 1.1. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 25 Sep 2021.

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