FASTEX soundings from ASAP ship Douce France

This dataset consists of sounding data from the French ASAP ship the Douce France. Soundings were taken two times per day (00 and 12 UTC) while the ship was within the FASTEX domain. These data were processed through the automated and visual quality control. This dataset includes pressure, temperature, dew point, relative humidity, wind speed, wind direction, and altitude taken at 10 second vertical intervals. Refer to the station README for details.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  1997-01-07T00:00:00Z
    End:  1997-02-25T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 1997-01-07T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 1997-02-25T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 47.78000
Bounding Box South Lat 20.50000
Bounding Box West Long -55.52000
Bounding Box East Long -8.63000
Spatial Representation grid
Spatial Resolution N/A
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Documentation #1 : douce_france.txt

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format EOL Sounding Composite Format (ASCII)
Standardized Resource Format ASCII
Asset Size 3 MB
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Author UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2021-11-15T18:47:46
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 2.193
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2024-02-07T22:51:05Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::2.193
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory, Meteo-France. (2021). FASTEX soundings from ASAP ship Douce France. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 19 May 2024.

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