NCAR GLASS (Loreto) Rawinsonde

The GPS Loran Atmospheric Sounding System (GLASS) data set contains 176 soundings launched from Loreto, Mexico between July 9 and August 15, 2004. NOTE: These data have been corrected as of 10 March 2010 for a significant dry bias. See the documentation file for details on the correction(s) applied to this data set. Also see Ciesielski et al 2009 in JTECH.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2004-07-10T00:00:00Z
    End:  2004-08-16T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2004-07-10T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2004-08-16T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 26.50000
Bounding Box South Lat 25.50000
Bounding Box West Long -112.00000
Bounding Box East Long -111.00000
Spatial Representation grid
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : NAME_EOL_radiosondes.pdf

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format ESC: EOL Sounding Composite Format (ASCII)
Standardized Resource Format ASCII
Asset Size 110 MB
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Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
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Author UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2010-03-11T13:31:25
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 82.036
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2024-04-11T15:53:10Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::82.036
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. (2010). NCAR GLASS (Loreto) Rawinsonde. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 19 May 2024.

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