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Mississippi State University (MSU) Radiosonde Data


This data set contains temperature, moisture, and wind profiles from the GRAW radiosondes systems operated by the Mississippi State University (MSU) as part of the Verification of the Origins of Rotation in Tornadoes Experiment-Southeast (VORTEX-SE) Meso18-19 field season. MSU released radiosondes from two locations for all Meso18-19 operations, Memphis, Tennessee and Starkville, Mississippi. These data are in the SHARPpy comma delimited ASCII format.  

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2019-05-14)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-10-31 18:00:00
End datetime 2019-04-19 06:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 35.13, Minimum (South) Latitude: 33.47
Minimum (West) Longitude: -89.803, Maximum (East) Longitude: -88.78

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Brown, M. 2019. Mississippi State University (MSU) Radiosonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 20 Oct 2020.

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