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Antarctica High Resolution BUFR Radiosonde Data



This data set contains the high vertical resolution (2-second) radiosonde profiles of temperature, moisture, and wind for the three Bureau of Meteorology stations in Antarctica (Casey, Davis, and Mawson) during the SOCRATES field phase. These data were retrieved in real time from the Global Telecommunication System (GTS) and have had no additional quality control. The data are in BUFR format.

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Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-01-01 12:00:00
End datetime 2018-02-28 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: -66.28, Minimum (South) Latitude: -68.58
Minimum (West) Longitude: 62.87, Maximum (East) Longitude: 110.52

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2018. Antarctica High Resolution BUFR Radiosonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 23 Jan 2022.

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