NCAR/EOL AVAPS Electra Dropsonde Profiles

Dropsonde profile data collected by the NSF/NCAR L188 Electra aircraft during the Snowband Dynamics (SNOWBAND) project that took place concurrently with the Lake-ICE project. A total of 62 dropsondes were launched, of which 55 profiles are quality controlled and publicly available.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  1997-12-10T00:00:00Z
    End:  1998-01-21T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 1997-12-10T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 1998-01-21T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 45.00000
Bounding Box South Lat 38.80000
Bounding Box West Long -105.20000
Bounding Box East Long -83.00000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links N/A
Additional Information N/A
Resource Format N/A
Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 5 MB
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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 UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2021-11-30T22:59:12
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 224.002
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2022-01-04T00:07:40Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::224.002
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. (2021). NCAR/EOL AVAPS Electra Dropsonde Profiles. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 03 October 2023.

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