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Ron Brown Meteorology Doppler Radar C-band Data - Leg 1 [CSU]

Summary

This dataset consists of rainmap files generated from doppler radar scans collected during the EPIC cruise of the NOAA Ship Ron Brown. The data consists of one gzipped .tar file that contains .gif, .ps and .txt data files for the time period September 12, 2001 through October 1, 2001. Rainfall rate statistics and gridded accumulation data have been generated as part of the NOAA CPPA initiative for numerical model validation. Information about the contents of these data products are described in the CPPA readme file below.

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Spatial Type multiple
Frequency 10 minute
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2001-09-12 00:00:00
End datetime 2001-10-01 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 20.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -120.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -90.00

Primary point of contact information

Robert Cifelli <rob@atmos.colostate.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Colorado State University (CSU). 2007. Ron Brown Meteorology Doppler Radar C-band Data - Leg 1. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/72.054. Accessed 29 Jul 2021.

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