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Multi-Network Composite 5mb Vertical Resolution Sounding Composite


This data set includes the quality controlled 5mb vertical resolution  radiosonde data from all sources (National Weather Service and mobile soundings from the  University of Louisiana Monroe), for the  Verification of the Origins of Rotation in  Thunderstorms Experiment-Southeast 2018 (VORTEX-SE_2018) project  period (9 March to 16 April 2018).  A total of 914 quality-controlled  soundings are contained in the final data set. The radiosonde data  from the University of Alabama Huntsville will be added when  they are available.  

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2019-01-11):
    This version includes the radiosonde data from the National Weather Service  and the University of Louisiana Monroe mobile sounding system.  The University of Alabama Huntsville mobile soundings will be  added when they becomes available.
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Frequency continuous
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-03-09 00:00:00
End datetime 2018-04-16 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 45.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 25.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -95.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -75.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2019. Multi-Network Composite 5mb Vertical Resolution Sounding Composite. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 23 Sep 2019.

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