First ISCCP Regional Experiment (FIRE) Arctic Cloud Experiment (ACE) CFD Data

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Abstract: The First ISCCP Regional Experiments have been designed to improve data products and cloud/radiation parameterizations used in general circulation models (GCMs). Specifically, the goals of FIRE are (1) to improve basic understanding of the interaction of physical processes in determining life cycles of cirrus and marine stratocumulus systems and the radiative properties of these clouds during ... View entire text
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Description: FIRE data and information.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 76.5   S: 75.0   E: -162.0   W: -167.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: FIRE ACE C130 CFD
Dataset Release Place: Hampton, VA
Dataset Publisher: Langley Research Center
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-05-04
Stop Date: 1998-05-27
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Atmospheric Science Data Center, Science Directorate, Langley Research Center, NASA Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: FIRE_ACE_C130_CFD

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 757-864-8656
Email: support-asdc at
Contact Address:
NASA Langley Atmospheric Science Data Center
User and Data Services
NASA Langley Research Center
Mail Stop 157D
City: Hampton
Province or State: VA
Postal Code: 23681-2199
Country: USA
Distribution Media: varies
Distribution Format: ASCII
Fees: none
Phone: (619) 534-8099
Fax: (619) 534-7452
Email: fvalero at
Contact Address:
University of California-San Diego
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
Mail Code 0242
Center for Atmospheric Sciences
9500 Gilman Drive
City: La Jolla
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 92093-0242
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-04-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-04-20
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