21 June 2012 DC3 PASIV Archive

This dataset contains the National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL) Particle Size, Image, and Velocity (PASIV) probe observations during the Deep Convective Clouds and Chemistry (DC3) experiment in the spring of 2012. The PASIV probe is a balloonborne microphysics probe that was used to collect in situ microphysics observations inside severe convection during the project. There were two cases, 21 June 2012 and 29 May 2012 and this dataset contains the data for the 21 June 2012 case. This dataset contains video files as recorded from the camera on the PASIV probe which captures particles passing through the instrument viewing chamber.The Parsivel file is a text file containing Parsivel output, including binned particle data, every 10 seconds as particles pass through the laser beam of the Parsivel during the flight. The T20120621_161029.txt file is the radiosonde data, output every 1 second. For more information, please see the readme file for this dataset. Note that this dataset is large and may need to be ordered via multiple orders.

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  • Begin:  2012-06-21T16:54:22Z
    End:  2012-06-21T18:37:29Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2012-06-21T16:54:22Z
Temporal Range End 2012-06-21T18:37:29Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 35.32000
Bounding Box South Lat 35.04000
Bounding Box West Long -98.23000
Bounding Box East Long -98.13000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : DC3_PASIV_readme.pdf

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format MTS: AVCHD Video (video/mts)
ASCII: ASCII Text (text/plain)
Tabular/Columnar ASCII
Standardized Resource Format Movie
Asset Size 10557 MB
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Software Implementation Language N/A

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Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
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Author Sean Waugh
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2017-12-12T19:25:42
Digital Object Identifier (DOI) https://doi.org/10.5065/D69885SW
Alternate Identifier 353.221
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2024-02-07T22:43:29Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::353.221
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Sean Waugh. (2017). 21 June 2012 DC3 PASIV Archive. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D69885SW. Accessed 25 May 2024.

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