Surface Meteorological and Upper-Air Data Collected by five Integrated Sounding Systems (ISS) During the TOGA COARE Intensive Observing (IOP) and EMP
Entry ID: COARE_lsa_ISS

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Summary
Abstract: DATA ACCESS
Quality-controlled surface meteorological data are available from
FSU/COAPS at http://www.coaps.fsu.edu/COARE/. Quality-controlled
upper-air soundings data are available through the WWW/CODIAC at
http://data.eol.ucar.edu/codiac/

SUDS-generated skew-t plots and analysis files for TOGA COARE
Integrated Sounding System (ISS) upper-air data are available via the
NCAR/ATD WWW server at
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 30.0   S: -30.0   E: 180.0   W: 120.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1992-07-01
Stop Date: 1993-06-30
Quality INDIVIDUAL SITE & SHIP SURFACE DATA

1. Kapingamarangi Station

+ Surface Humidity Data: The humidity sensor failed at Kapingamarangi
at 16Z on the 17 November 1992 and, due to shipping problems, it was
not replaced until 02 February 1993. There are portions of good data
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Originating Center
Data Center
Joint Office for Science Support, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.joss.ucar.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: JAMES MOORE
Phone: (303) 497-8635
Fax: (303) 497-8158
Email: jmoore at ncar.ucar.edu
Contact Address:
UCAR/Joint Office For Science Support (JOSS)
P.O. Box 3000
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: Online FTP (compressed, tar)
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 301-614-5126
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Scott.A.Ritz at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: Maryland
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Cole, H., C. Martin, M. Spowart and W. Ecklund, "Progress Report #1
for the Development of a Shipboard Integrated Sounding System Stable
Platform" February 1991, Atmospheric Technology Division, National
Center for Atmospheric Research, 22 pages.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-08-28
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