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GTS Mandatory/Significant Level Sounding Data (ESC Format)



This data set includes the quality controlled GTS soundings for the Great Plains Irrigation Experiment (GRAINEX) observational period 30 May – 31 July 2018. This data set includes only those stations in the regions for which high vertical resolution data were not available. Those stations with high resolution data are available in a separate data set. A total of 255 quality-controlled, mandatory and significant level resolution soundings are contained in the final data set.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2018-11-01):

    This is the first version of the GTS Mandatory/Significant Level Sounding Data in ESC Format from the Great Plains Irrigation Experiment (GRAINEX) field phase.

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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-05-30 00:00:00
End datetime 2018-07-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 43.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 40.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -104.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -96.00

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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2018. GTS Mandatory/Significant Level Sounding Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 03 Mar 2024.

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