The Poker Flat Mesophere, Stratosphere, Troposphere (MST) Radar Wind Velocity Data from the NOAA Aeronomy Laboratory
Entry ID: OAR0148

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Summary
Abstract: >From 1979 through 1985, the Aeronomy Laboratory of NOAA operated the
Poker Flat Mesosphere, Stratosphere, Troposphere (MST) Radar on the
Poker Flat Rocket Range near Fairbanks, Alaska. The MST Radar,
operating at a frequency of 50 MHz, profiled the three vector
components of wind velocity with a 2 kilometer vertical resolution and
a 2 to 120 kilometer vertical range.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 65.0   S: 64.0   E: -146.0   W: -148.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-02-23
Stop Date: 1985-06-25
Originating Center
Data Center
Chemical Sciences Division, Physical Sciences Division, Earth System Research Laboratory, OAR, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/csd/

Data Center Personnel
Name: KENNETH GAGE
Phone: (303) 497-3964
Contact Address:
Tropical Dynamics & Climate, R/E/AL3
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303-3328
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (303) 497-3964
Contact Address:
Tropical Dynamics & Climate, R/E/AL3
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303-3328
Country: USA
Publications/References
Barnes, R. B., et al., "CEDAR Data Base, 1989," The NCAR CEDAR Data
Base Catalog, National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO.,
eds., 129 pp.

Riddle, A. C., et al., Poker Flat MST Radar Data Bases, NOAA
Tech. Memo. ERL/AL-11, 1989.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 1995-09-22
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