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Wyoming Cloud Lidar (WCL) Level 1 data



Processed Wyoming Cloud Lidar (WCL) Level 1 data collected on board the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) Twin Otter airplane during the SWEX (Sundowner Winds Experient) field project from April 1- May 15, 2022. This data set is in NetCDF format contained in gzipped files that have corresponding quicklook GIF files.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2022-08-22)
  • 2.0 (2022-09-20):

    Minor corrections were made to some file names and times.

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2020-04-05 00:00:00
End datetime 2022-05-11 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 36.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -120.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -118.00

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Deng, M., Burkhart, M., Mahon, N. 2022. Wyoming Cloud Lidar (WCL) Level 1 data. Version 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 22 Jul 2024.

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