NOAA/PSL S-Band Precipitation Profiling Radar Data

Data from the NOAA/PSL S-band precipitation profiling radar that was deployed at Courtland, Alabama for the PERiLS 2022 and continuing to 9 February 2023 when measurements concluded. Measurements include vertical profiles of radial velocity, spectrum width, SNR, and power.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2021-09-15T00:00:00Z
    End:  2023-02-09T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2021-09-15T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2023-02-09T23:59:59Z
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 : PSL_CourtlandAL_site_information.pdf

Documentation #2 : PSL_Sband_description.pdf

Documentation #3 : PSL_Sband_format_description.pdf

Documentation #4 : README.SPROF_SBandPrecipitationProfiler_Dataset_InfoV6.pdf

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format Tabular/Columnar ASCII
Standardized Resource Format ASCII
Asset Size 9515 MB
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Author Paul E. Johnston
James M. Wilczak
Daniel J. Gottas
Allen White
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2024-05-22T17:37:37
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 610.036
Resource Version 2.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2024-06-13T20:50:13Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::610.036
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Paul E. Johnston, James M. Wilczak, Daniel J. Gottas, Allen White. (2024). NOAA/PSL S-Band Precipitation Profiling Radar Data. 2.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 20 July 2024.

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