Daily Arctic Ocean Rawinsonde Data from Soviet Drifting Ice Stations
Entry ID: NSIDC-0060

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Summary
Abstract: This archive of daily rawinsonde measurements of wind direction and speed, atmospheric pressure, humidity, air temperature, and geopotential height as well as surface-based observation of cloud cover (amount, type and height) from Soviet North Pole drifting stations was assembled under the direction of Dr. J. Kahl, with funding from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the National ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: 70.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Kahl, J.
Dataset Title: Daily Arctic Ocean Rawinsonde Data from Soviet Drifting Ice Stations
Dataset Release Date: 1997-01-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/nsidc-0060.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1954-04-19
Stop Date: 1990-07-31
Instrument
RAWINSONDES Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
NSIDC Distributed Active Archive Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org/daac/index.html

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 1 to 24 MB
Distribution Format: ASCII Text
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 414-229-4561
Email: kahl at csd.uwm.edu
Contact Address:
Department of Geosciences
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
P.O. Box 413
City: Milwaukee
Province or State: WI
Postal Code: 53201
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute. 1959. Observational data of the drifting scientific research stations 'North Pole-4' and 'North Pole-5' for the years 1956/57. Leningrad.

Arctic and Antarctic Research Institute. 1960. Observational data of the drifting scientific research stations 'North Pole-6' and 'North Pole-7' for the years 1957/58. Leningrad.

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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1997-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-08-14
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