Meteorological and snow data from Aboa 2007-2008
Entry ID: FMI_ATMOSPHERE_AND_SNOW_ABOA_2007-2008

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Summary
Abstract: The measurements were made in the vicinity of Aboa station at 73S, 13W.
The measurement period was December 2007 - January 2008.

The following quantities were measured:

At two sites, one over snow-covered glacier and another over blue ice:
Downwelling longwave radiation
Longwave radiation emitted by the surface
Downwelling shortwave radiation
Reflected shortwave radiation.

At one site over snow-covered glacier:
Wind and air temperature at five levels in the lowermost 6.5 m
Vertical profiles of snow temperature and density
Snow grain size and structure (photographs).

At two sites, one over snow-covered glacier and another over rocky area up on the nunatak:
Turbulent fluxes of heat and momentum at the height of 3.5 m.
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Description: Finnish Antarctic Research Station Aboa

Description: Antarctic Meteorology: dynamics, turbulence and radiation
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -73.0   S: -73.0   E: -13.0   W: -13.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2007-12-08
Stop Date: 2008-02-01
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Finnish Meteorological Institute, Finland Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.fmi.fi

Data Center Personnel
Name: MILLA JOHANSSON
Phone: +358-9-1929 6425
Fax: +358-9-323 1025
Email: milla.johansson at fmi.fi
Contact Address:
P.O.Box 503
City: Helsinki
Postal Code: FI-00101
Country: FINLAND
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +358-9-1929 6425
Fax: +358-9-323 1025
Email: milla.johansson at fmi.fi
Contact Address:
P.O.Box 503
City: Helsinki
Postal Code: FI-00101
Country: FINLAND
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-14
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