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Wind profiles of the Wright Valley using an acoustic wind profiler measuring wind speed and direction and dry bulb temperature
Entry ID: K016_1990_1991_NZ_1

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Abstract: A new acoustic wind profiler was tested in the Wright Valley on the slopes of Mount Odin. This instrument may have the advantage of providing continuous vertical profiles of wind speed and direction and being portable should be useable at a number of sites. Fixed instrument sites were established at 95m (Vanda Station), 200m, 750m and 1070m up the face of Mount Odin in the Wright Valley. These ... View entire text
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  N: -77.58   S: -77.58   E: 161.65   W: 161.65

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Martin, P. D. 1996. Mesoscale climate of an Antarctic dry valley. MSc thesis, University of Auckland, New Zealand.
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-05-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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