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NOAA N42 P-3 Dropsonde Data (.frd format) [NOAA/HRD]

Summary

This dataset contains dropsondes dropped from the NOAA N42 aircraft while sampling Hurricane Ophelia and Hurricane Rita as part of the Hurricane Rainband and Intensity Change Experiment (RAINEX). It includes 124 high resolution (.5 sec) soundings dropped on Sept 7, 9, 11, 12, 16, 17, 22, and 23, 2005.

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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2005-07-08 00:00:00
End datetime 2005-10-23 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 40.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 10.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -100.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -50.00

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Hurricane Research Division (HRD), NOAA. 2007. NOAA N42 P-3 Dropsonde Data (.frd format). Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/88.188. Accessed 18 Nov 2019.

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