ISS Ceilometer CL51 Data Products

Vaisala C51 ceilometer data products collected by the EOL/Integrated Sounding System group during the Sundowner Wind EXperiment (SWEX) field campaign in Santa Barbara, CA. The instrument was mounted on the ISS2 trailer located at the Rancho Alegre site. Data are available in raw ASCII DAT format and in netCDF format. DAT files are ordered as a single compressed tar.gz file. netCDf files were created by the Vaisala BLView software. Preview plots are available.

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  • EOL Data Support
    UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory

Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2022-04-01T00:00:00Z
    End:  2022-05-17T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2022-04-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2022-05-17T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 37.00000
Bounding Box South Lat 31.00000
Bounding Box West Long -122.00000
Bounding Box East Long -116.00000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : SWEX_ISS_Ceilometer_Data-Report.pdf

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format N/A
Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 2057 MB
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Software Implementation Language N/A

Resource Support Name EOL Data Support
Resource Support Email
Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Distributor UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Metadata Contact Name EOL Data Support
Metadata Contact Email
Metadata Contact Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory

Author NCAR/EOL ISS Team
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2023-03-14T20:00:57
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 600.011
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2023-09-25T20:47:04Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::600.011
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation NCAR/EOL ISS Team. (2023). ISS Ceilometer CL51 Data Products. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 05 December 2023.

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