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NRC Convair 580 Composite Liquid and Ice Size Distribution Data


Composite liquid and ice particle size distributions as measured by several instruments that were onboard the NRC Convair 580 aircraft for the ICICLE (In-Cloud ICing and Large-drop Experiment) campaign. The flights were out of Rockford, Illinois and took place over the western Great Lakes and surrounding plains region. The data are in NetCDF format.

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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2019-01-18 18:00:00
End datetime 2019-03-08 18:00:00

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 43.355, Minimum (South) Latitude: 39.329
Minimum (West) Longitude: -91.984, Maximum (East) Longitude: -84.595

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Korolev, A., Heckman, I. 2020. NRC Convair 580 Composite Liquid and Ice Size Distribution Data. Version 1.0 [PRELIMINARY]. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 30 Jul 2021.

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