NOAA/PSL Parsivel Disdrometer Data

Data from the NOAA/PSL Parsivel disdrometer that was deployed at Courtland, Alabama for the PERiLS 2022 and 2023 campaigns. Measurements include particle size and velocity and precipitation rate and amount.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2021-09-15T00:00:00Z
    End:  2023-05-03T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2021-09-15T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2023-05-03T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 34.66000
Bounding Box South Lat 34.66000
Bounding Box West Long -87.35000
Bounding Box East Long -87.35000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
Related Links

Documentation #1 : OpticalDisdrometer.pdf

Documentation #2 : PSL_CourtlandAL_site_information.pdf

Documentation #3 : psl_disdrometer_processed_format_description.pdf

Documentation #4 : psl_disdrometer_raw_format_description.pdf

Documentation #5 : README.DISDROMETER_Disdrometer_Dataset_InfoV5.pdf

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format ASCII: ASCII Text (text/plain)
Standardized Resource Format ASCII
Asset Size 1068 MB
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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 James M. Wilczak
Daniel J. Gottas
Allen White
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2024-05-28T23:26:40
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 610.037
Resource Version 2.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2024-06-13T20:50:13Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::610.037
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation James M. Wilczak, Daniel J. Gottas, Allen White. (2024). NOAA/PSL Parsivel Disdrometer Data. 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 15 July 2024.

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