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Composite 5-mb Level Upper Air Data [NCAR/EOL]


This data set is a composite of data from all IHOP_2002 sounding platforms excluding the reference sonde interpolated to a constant vertical resolution of 5 hPa. Consult the Readme for more information about this data set. As of May 12th,2003, this dataset contains reprocessed dropsonde profiles from the Lear and Falcon. ATD provided new dropsonde data May 1st,2003. See ATD Dropsonde Reprocessing. As of 10/15/2008 this dataset contains reprocessed dropsonde profiles from the Lear and Falcon aircraft.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2008-10-15)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency no set schedule
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2002-05-13 00:00:00
End datetime 2002-06-25 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 42.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 31.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -107.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -91.00

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EOL Data Support <>

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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2008. Composite 5-mb Level Upper Air Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 13 Aug 2020.

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