High Plains Climate Network Data

This data set contains the High Plains Climate Network (HPCN) hourly surface data for the VORTEX2 2009 and 2010 field phases for approximately May-June 2009 and May-June 2010. Data are provided in month files by station for 125 stations within Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota and South Dakota. The following parameters are included in these data: Air Temperature, Relative Humidity, Soil Temperature, Wind Speed, Wind Magnitude, Vect dir, Vect SD, Rad Flux, and Total precipitation. The data are provided "as is" in their original format.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2009-05-01T00:00:00Z
    End:  2010-06-30T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2009-05-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2010-06-30T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 48.88000
Bounding Box South Lat 37.28000
Bounding Box West Long -104.25000
Bounding Box East Long -93.77000
Spatial Representation grid
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : VORTEX2_HPCN_stn_list.txt

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format ASCII: ASCII Text (text/plain)
Standardized Resource Format ASCII
Asset Size 49 MB
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Software Implementation Language N/A

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Author High Plains Regional Climate Center (HPRCC)
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2010-10-27T10:07:41
Digital Object Identifier (DOI) https://doi.org/10.26023/W692-XFGK-B0S
Alternate Identifier 114.100
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2024-02-07T22:49:35Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::114.100
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation High Plains Regional Climate Center (HPRCC). (2010). High Plains Climate Network Data. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/W692-XFGK-B0S. Accessed 19 May 2024.

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