UKMO - High Resolution Radiosonde Data - UK stations
Entry ID: BADC_HIGHRES_RADIOSONDE

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Summary
Abstract: The radiosonde takes measurements at intervals of approximately 2
seconds. The high resolution data files contain all such data. The
standard resolution data files contain measurements taken at standard
and significant pressure levels of the atmosphere. Standard global
radiosonde data is available from ... View entire text
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Description: The Meteorological Office UK. Global weather services from the UK.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 60.0   S: 50.0   E: 2.0   W: -7.0
Max Altitude: 30 KM

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: UK Meteorological Office
Dataset Title: UKMO - High Resolution Radiosonde Data - UK stations
Dataset Release Place: Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Dataset Publisher: British Atmospheric Data Centre
Online Resource: http://badc.nerc.ac.uk/home/index.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-04-01
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: 10 m
Temporal Resolution: 1 hour
Instrument
RADIOSONDES Ancillary Description
Access Constraints The Met. Office wish to monitor the use of this data and require an
acknowledgement of the data source if they are used in any
publication. For these reasons we do not make the data available to
anonymous users through these WWW pages. In order to gain access to
the data and accompanying software, please complete and sign the
conditions of use form. You will then be given FTP access to the data
directories from an account on a BADC computer. Please note that the
UK Meteorological Office data sets are available for bona fide
academic research only.
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
British Atmospheric Data Centre, NERC Centres for Atmospheric Science, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://badc.nerc.ac.uk/

Data Center Personnel
Name: BADC SUPPORT
Phone: +44 1235 446432
Fax: +44 1235 445848
Email: BADC at rl.ac.uk
Contact Address:
British Atmospheric Data Centre
Space Science Department
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory
UK
City: Chilton
Province or State: Didcot
Postal Code: OX11 OQX
Country: UK
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (FTP)
Distribution Format: ASCII, BIN
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 301-602-3890
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Scott.A.Ritz at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: Maryland
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-02-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-02
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