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GPM GROUND VALIDATION VAISALA US NLDN LIGHTNING FLASH DATA MC3E V3
Entry ID: gpmvaiconusmc3e


Summary
Abstract: The U.S. National Lightning Detection Network is a commercial lightning detection network operated by Vaisala. A network of over 100 antennae are connected to a central processor that records the time, polarity, signal strength, and number of strokes of each cloud-to-ground lightning flash detected over the United States. This dataset consists of a subset of data for the period of the Midlatitude Continental Convective Clouds Experiment (MC3E).
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 43.0   S: 28.0   E: -91.0   W: -121.0

Data Set Citation
Version: 3
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2011-04-01
Stop Date: 2011-06-15
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: DAILY
Instrument
RF ANTENNA Ancillary Description
Extended Metadata Properties
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