Datastream : 915RWPTEMPMOM

915-MHz Radar Wind Profiler/RASS (RWP915): temperature moments

Active Dates
1997.05.01 - 2011.06.13

Measurement Categories
Atmospheric State, Cloud Properties

Originating Instrument
Radar Wind Profiler (RWP)

Measurements

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Measurement Units Variable
Altitude above mean sea level m alt
Base time in Epoch seconds since 1970-1-1 0:00:00 0:00 base_time
Array of heights for the range gates km height ( height )
North latitude degree_N lat
East longitude degree_E lon
Mean radial beam velocity m/s; 100*%, see comment mdf ( time, height )
1000*log(base10) of noise signal level logcounts noise ( time, height )
Range gate spacing m rgs ( time )
Sampling rate MHz sampr ( time )
Mean sound speed m/s; 100*%, see comment smdf ( time, height )
Signal to noise ratio dB*100 snr ( time, height )
Spectral width m/s; 100*%, see comment specw ( time, height )
Acoustic signal to noise ratio dB*100 ssnr ( time, height )
Acoustic spectral width m/s; 100*%, see comment sspecw ( time, height )
Time offset from midnight time ( time )
Time offset from base_time time_offset ( time )
Virtual temperature degC virtual_temp ( time, height )

Locations

North Slope Alaska
NSAC1 Browse DataCentral Facility, Barrow AK
Southern Great Plains
SGPA1 Browse DataWhitewater, KS (ABLE)
SGPA2 Browse DataBeaumont, KS (ABLE)
SGPA5 Browse DataOxford, KS (ABLE)
SGPC1 Browse DataCentral Facility, Lamont, OK
SGPI1 Browse DataBeaumont, KS (Intermediate)
SGPI2 Browse DataMedicine Lodge, KS (Intermediate)
SGPI3 Browse DataMeeker, OK (Intermediate)

Contact(s)

Timothy Martin
Argonne National Laboratory
associate
(630) 740-0881
tjmartin@anl.gov

Paytsar Muradyan
Argonne National Laboratory
associate
6302521657
pmuradyan@anl.gov

Richard Coulter
Argonne National Laboratory
(630) 252-5833
rlcoulter@anl.gov