Iowa Automated Weather Observing System (AWOS) 1-minute Data

This data set contains 1-minute resolution surface meteorological data from the 41 Automated Weather Observing System (AWOS) stations located in the state of Iowa. These data were retrieved from the Iowa Environmental Mesonet for the PLOWS field phases (February and March 2009 and November 2009 through 10 March 2010). No data are available between the field phases. The data are in comma-delimited ASCII format.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2009-02-01T00:00:00Z
    End:  2010-03-10T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2009-02-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2010-03-10T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 44.00000
Bounding Box South Lat 40.00000
Bounding Box West Long -97.00000
Bounding Box East Long -90.00000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : IA_AWOS.htm

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format N/A
Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 1064 MB
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Author Iowa State University
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2010-04-23T09:44:18
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 113.038
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2022-06-03T21:12:47Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::113.038
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Iowa State University. (2010). Iowa Automated Weather Observing System (AWOS) 1-minute Data. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 24 September 2023.

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