NCAR S-PolKa Radar Rain Type Data: DYNAMO Legacy Collection

This data set contains the 15 minute resolution gridded rain type (convective and stratiform) data from the NCAR/EOL S-PolKa S-band Doppler radar that was located on Addu Atoll of the Maldive Islands during DYNAMO. The data are in NetCDF format.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2011-10-01T00:00:00Z
    End:  2012-01-16T00:30:30Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2011-10-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2012-01-16T00:30:30Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat -0.63040
Bounding Box South Lat -0.63040
Bounding Box West Long 73.10270
Bounding Box East Long 73.10270
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : radar_spolka_readme.pdf

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format NetCDF: Network Common Data Form (application/x-netcdf)
Standardized Resource Format NetCDF
Asset Size 1557 MB
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Access Constraints none
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 Shuyi Chen
Stacy R. Brodzik
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2018-06-07T18:42:44
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 347.205
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2024-02-07T22:43:38Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::347.205
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Shuyi Chen, Stacy R. Brodzik. (2018). NCAR S-PolKa Radar Rain Type Data: DYNAMO Legacy Collection. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 12 April 2024.

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