DLR Falcon NCAR/EOL Dropsonde Data

NCAR/EOL Dropsondes released from the DLR Falcon aircraft during the T-PARC (THORPEX Pacific Asian Regional Campaign 2008) experiment (25 August to 1 October 2008). The DLR Falcon was based out of Atsugi Naval Air Station located near Tokyo, Japan. These data have been quality controlled by NCAR/EOL and are in the EOL Sounding Format (columnar ASCII).

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2008-08-25T23:43:00Z
    End:  2008-10-01T12:32:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2008-08-25T23:43:00Z
Temporal Range End 2008-10-01T12:32:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 43.80000
Bounding Box South Lat 21.50000
Bounding Box West Long 124.40000
Bounding Box East Long 154.10000
Spatial Representation grid
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : readme.TPARC2008-Falcon.dropsondes.pdf

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format N/A
Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 52 MB
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Resource Support Name EOL Data Support
Resource Support Email eol-datahelp@ucar.edu
Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Distributor UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Metadata Contact Name EOL Data Support
Metadata Contact Email eol-datahelp@ucar.edu
Metadata Contact Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory

Author UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2016-06-29T20:01:51
Digital Object Identifier (DOI) https://doi.org/doi:10.5065/D6D21VSC
Alternate Identifier 110.091
Resource Version 1.1
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2021-10-01T16:05:10Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::110.091
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. (2016). DLR Falcon NCAR/EOL Dropsonde Data. 1.1. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/doi:10.5065/D6D21VSC. Accessed 05 December 2023.

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