National Weather Service High Resolution Radiosonde Data (ESC Format)

This data set includes 4914 quality controlled NWS (National Weather Service) soundings released at thirteen sites throughout the southeastern United States during the Verification of the Origins of Rotation in Thunderstorms Experiment-Southeast (VORTEX-SE) Meso18-19 field phase (31 October 2018 to 20 April 2019). Twelve of the stations are available at 1-second vertical resolution (4539 soundings) and one station is available at mandatory and significant level resolution (375 soundings).

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2018-10-31T00:00:00Z
    End:  2019-04-21T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2018-10-31T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2019-04-21T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 37.30000
Bounding Box South Lat 30.10000
Bounding Box West Long -97.50000
Bounding Box East Long -84.30000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : readme_Meso18-19_NWS_radiosonde.pdf

Additional Information N/A
Asset Size 3313 MB
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Resource Support Name EOL Data Support
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Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Distributor UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Metadata Contact Name EOL Data Support
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Author UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2019-07-02T20:35:44
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 569.011
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2019-10-02T19:03:52Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::569.011
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. (2019). National Weather Service High Resolution Radiosonde Data (ESC Format). 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 30 May 2020.

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