HS3 2013 Global Hawk Dropsonde Data

This data set contains Global Hawk dropsonde data from seven research flights of the unmanned NOAA/NASA Global Hawk (GH) aircraft conducted between 20 August and 19 September 2013 for the Hurricane and Severe Storm Sentinel (HS3) project. The GH is equipped with an NCAR/NOAA dropsonde system specially designed for remote operation. A total of 433 quality controlled soundings are contained in the final HS3 dropsonde data set.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2013-08-20T00:00:00Z
    End:  2013-09-20T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2013-08-20T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2013-09-20T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 36.48954
Bounding Box South Lat 10.03020
Bounding Box West Long -97.17665
Bounding Box East Long -28.64594
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Documentation #1 : readme.V5.HS3-2013.GHdropsonde.pdf

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Asset Size 234 MB
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Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Distributor UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
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Author UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2016-07-29T20:39:36
Digital Object Identifier (DOI) https://doi.org/doi:10.5065/D6736P31
Alternate Identifier 348.003
Resource Version 5.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2021-10-01T16:05:10Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::348.003
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. (2016). HS3 2013 Global Hawk Dropsonde Data. 5.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/doi:10.5065/D6736P31. Accessed 07 December 2023.

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