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CSU C-Band Radar Data


This data set contains data from the Colorado State University C-Band dual-polarization Doppler radar that was operated near Lozada, Cordoba, Argentia during RELAMPAGO. These data are in CFRadial format and an initial data quality check has been performed on the data.

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This data set is large. Each hour of data is approximately 0.5-1.2 Gb. Please limit your orders to ~24 hours at a time.

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Data Quality final
  • 0.1 (2019-04-15):

    This version contains the raw, uncorrected moment data. No calibration or quality control has been applied.

  • 1.0 (2019-10-15):

    This version has undergone an initial data quality check. Zdr and azimuth biases were found and corrected for this version. Additionally the data have been converted into CfRadial format.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-11-10 00:00:00
End datetime 2019-01-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: -30.29457, Minimum (South) Latitude: -32.97376
Minimum (West) Longitude: -65.74201, Maximum (East) Longitude: -62.59517

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Arias, I., Chandrasekar, V. 2019. CSU C-Band Radar Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 26 Oct 2020.

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