NOAA N42 P-3 Dropsonde Data (.frd format)

This dataset contains dropsondes dropped from the NOAA N42 aircraft while sampling Hurricane Ophelia and Hurricane Rita as part of the Hurricane Rainband and Intensity Change Experiment (RAINEX). It includes 124 high resolution (.5 sec) soundings dropped on Sept 7, 9, 11, 12, 16, 17, 22, and 23, 2005.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2005-07-08T00:00:00Z
    End:  2005-10-23T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2005-07-08T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2005-10-23T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 40.00000
Bounding Box South Lat 10.00000
Bounding Box West Long -100.00000
Bounding Box East Long -50.00000
Spatial Representation grid
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links N/A
Additional Information N/A
Resource Format N/A
Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 18 MB
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Author Hurricane Research Division (HRD), NOAA
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2007-10-25T11:44:38
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 88.188
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2023-03-22T21:48:50Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::88.188
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Hurricane Research Division (HRD), NOAA. (2007). NOAA N42 P-3 Dropsonde Data (.frd format). 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 03 October 2023.

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