NCAR/EOL Quality Controlled Dropsonde Data

This dataset contains 109 quality controlled dropsonde soundings collected over the Southern Ocean during the SOCRATES field campaign. The dropsondes were deployed from the NCAR GV aircraft during twelve research flights conducted between Jan 19 and Feb 24, 2018.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2018-01-19T00:00:00Z
    End:  2018-02-24T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2018-01-19T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2018-02-24T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat -45.00000
Bounding Box South Lat -65.00000
Bounding Box West Long 140.00000
Bounding Box East Long 160.00000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : readme.Socrates-2018.ncar-GV.dropsondes.V1.pdf

Documentation #2 : readme_SOCRATES_GV_dropsonde_ESC_V1.pdf

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format N/A
Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 52 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 2018-10-26T21:04:14
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 552.010
Resource Version 1.1
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2021-10-01T16:05:10Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::552.010
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. (2018). NCAR/EOL Quality Controlled Dropsonde Data. 1.1. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 21 September 2023.

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