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NAME: Mexican Navy SEMAR R/V Altair Ceilometer Data

Summary

There are many different types of files included in this dataset. The .zip files contain the raw data from the ceilometer in daily files. This includes codes for cloud base heights, housekeeping information, and the profile of backscatter intensity. The .asc files are daily files of the cloud height information. The ceiliometer images are daily jpegs of time-ht cross sections of the backscatter and can be used as references to look at clouds on a daily basis. The altair_leg1_report.pdf report applies only to Leg 1 of the NAME04 Altair cruise. No such report exists for leg2.

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  • ORDER data for delivery by FTP

Additional information

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Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2006-05-25)
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2004-07-03 00:00:00
End datetime 2004-08-12 23:59:00

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 35.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -115.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -105.00

Primary point of contact information

Christopher W. Fairall <Chris.Fairall@noaa.gov>

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Citation

Fairall, C., Wolfe, D., Fairall, C. 2006. NAME: Mexican Navy SEMAR R/V Altair Ceilometer Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/3TMQ-5P9H-0Q11. Accessed 27 Feb 2024.

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