NCAR S-Pol radar moments data

S-Pol radar moments data collected during the Prediction of Rainfall Extremes Campaign In the Pacific (PRECIP) from 25 May 2015 to 11 August 2022. The data are available as 3-hourly tar files (~2-6 GB/file) in CfRadial format. The size of the whole dataset is 2T.

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  • EOL Data Support
    UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory

Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2022-05-25T00:00:00Z
    End:  2022-08-11T02:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2022-05-25T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2022-08-11T02:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 27.50000
Bounding Box South Lat 22.50000
Bounding Box West Long 118.00000
Bounding Box East Long 123.50000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : readme_S-Pol_PRECIP_moments_v1.0.pdf

Documentation #2 : sweep_angle_table.spol.precip.rhi.v1.0.txt

Documentation #3 : sweep_angle_table.spol.precip.sur.v1.0.txt

621.003 : is a companion to dataset 621.001

621.004 : is a companion to dataset 621.001

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format N/A
Standardized Resource Format N/A
Asset Size 2060910 MB
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Access Constraints Access to these data requires a password.
Software Implementation Language N/A

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 NCAR/EOL S-Pol Team
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2023-03-01T17:03:49
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 621.001
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2023-03-22T21:49:55Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::621.001
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation NCAR/EOL S-Pol Team. (2023). NCAR S-Pol radar moments data. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 29 May 2023.

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