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Mwanza, Tanzania S-Band Radar Data


This data set includes the data from the Mwanza, Tanzania dual-polarization S-Band radar for the period of the HIGHWAY project. The radar operated routinely during the rainy season, and occasionally during the dry season. These data are in cfRadial format.

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Spatial Type grid
Frequency no set schedule
Progress onGoing
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2019-01-05 00:00:00
End datetime 2019-07-19 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: -2.50, Minimum (South) Latitude: -2.50
Minimum (West) Longitude: 32.90, Maximum (East) Longitude: 32.90

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Tanzania Meteorological Agency. 2019. Mwanza, Tanzania S-Band Radar Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 22 Oct 2019.

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