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BAMEX WMI Learjet QC Dropsonde Data


This is one of the upper-air data sets developed for the Bow Echo and Mesoscale Convection Vortex Experiment 2003 (BAMEX 2003). This data set contains 438 soundings launched between 5/24/2003 and 7/06/2003 from the Weather Modification Inc. (WMI) Lear Jet 35 aircraft. The dropsonde data was provided by the National Center for Atmospheric Research Atmospheric Technology Division (NCAR/ATD). For more information about the NCAR GPS Dropsonde System please visit the following site:NCAR GPS Dropsonde System.Consult the README for more information.

Data access

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Additional information

Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2011-08-24)
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2003-05-24 00:00:00
End datetime 2003-07-06 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 48.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 30.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -104.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -80.00

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2011. BAMEX WMI Learjet QC Dropsonde Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 08 Dec 2019.

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