UMass X-Pol Radar Data in DORADE format

This data set contains data from the University of Massachusetts X-Pol Radar. It was collected during intense observation periods between 14 March and 30 April 2016 for the Verification of the Origins of Rotation in Tornadoes EXperiment-Southeast (VORTEX-SE) 2016 Field Campaign. This data is provided in the DORADE sweep format and has undergone some processing. For more information about the instrument, data product, and processing, see the included Readme file.

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2016-03-14T00:00:00Z
    End:  2016-04-30T23:59:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2016-03-14T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2016-04-30T23:59:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 34.92200
Bounding Box South Lat 34.59700
Bounding Box West Long -87.77500
Bounding Box East Long -86.88000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
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Documentation #1 : UMass_XP_Readme.txt

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Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 22770 MB
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Author Stephen Frasier
William Heberling
Joseph Waldinger
Robin L. Tanamachi
Daniel T. Dawson
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2017-02-10T00:33:35
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 527.028
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2021-10-01T16:05:10Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::527.028
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Stephen Frasier, William Heberling, Joseph Waldinger, Robin L. Tanamachi, Daniel T. Dawson. (2017). UMass X-Pol Radar Data in DORADE format. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 04 December 2023.

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