NCAR/EOL AVAPS Dropsonde QC Data

The dropsonde data for the Organization of Tropical East Pacific Convection (OTREC) field campaign were quality controlled and are maintained by the Earth Observing Laboratory at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). Twenty-two research flights were conducted between 7 Aug and 2 Oct 2019, during which 648 dropsondes were successfully released. Downloadable reference material is below.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2019-08-07T13:26:44Z
    End:  2019-10-02T15:51:26Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2019-08-07T13:26:44Z
Temporal Range End 2019-10-02T15:51:26Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 15.00000
Bounding Box South Lat 2.00000
Bounding Box West Long -90.00000
Bounding Box East Long -73.00000
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Documentation #1 : NCAR_EOL_ISF_dropsonde_NetCDF_data_files.pdf

Documentation #2 : readme_otrec_2019_dropsondes_20191230.pdf

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Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 182 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
Metadata Contact Email
Metadata Contact Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory

Author UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2019-12-31T18:12:59
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 590.011
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2021-10-01T16:05:10Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::590.011
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. (2019). NCAR/EOL AVAPS Dropsonde QC Data. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 04 October 2023.

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