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ESCAPE: CHIVO Radar Data

Summary

CSU-CHIVO data collected during the Experiment of Sea Breeze Convection, Aerosols, Precipitation and Environment (ESCAPE) field campaign, from 1 August to 25 September  2023. The Colorado State University C-band Hydrological Instrument for Volumetric Observation (CSU-CHIVO) performed cell tracking scans from La Porte Airport, TX, using frequent updates of range-height indicator (RHI) scans. These data are available as daily tar files and are provided by Stony Brook University.

The data files include processed radar variables including: noise-masked reflectivity and differential reflectivity corrected for rain attenuation and systematic biases, noise-masked dealiased radial velocity, specific differential phase, locations of target cells (latitude, longitude, radar range), and radar-echo classification.

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  • 0.1 (2023-09-22)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2022-08-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2023-09-25 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 35.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 25.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -100.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -90.00

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <datahelp@eol.ucar.edu>

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Citation

Oue, M., et al. 2023. ESCAPE: CHIVO Radar Data. Version 0.1 [PRELIMINARY]. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/619.017. Accessed 26 Feb 2024.

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