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DOE ARM SGP InfraRed Temperature (IRT) Data



This data set contains 30 minute resolution data from the Department of Energy (DOE) Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Southern Great Plains (SGP) InfraRed Temperature (IRT) system. The IRT station is located at the ARM Central Facility in northern Oklahoma. This data set covers the period from 1 December 2003 through present. The data are in netCDF format. These data files are in monthly zip files that have an average size of 700 kb. UCAR/JOSS has not done any additional processing or quality control on these data.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency 30 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2003-12-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2005-08-31 23:59:51

Spatial coverage

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Maximum (North) Latitude: 38.50, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.50
Minimum (West) Longitude: -99.50, Maximum (East) Longitude: -95.50

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Victor Morris <>


Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Morris, V. 2007. DOE ARM SGP InfraRed Temperature (IRT) Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 15 Aug 2022.

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