A Comparison of NEXRAD Rainfall Estimates with Recorded Amounts
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Summary
Abstract: A Comparison of NEXRAD Rainfall Estimates with Recorded Amounts is a technical report available from the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). This study compares NEXRAD-estimated storm-total precipitation with rain-gauge measured total precipitation for five events: a. Missouri-Kansas in April 1994, Kansas City NEXRAD site. b. Southeast Texas in October 1994, Houston NEXRAD site. c. Florida in ... View entire text

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 40.0   S: 27.0   E: -74.0   W: -100.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Dataset Title: A Comparison of NEXRAD Rainfall Estimates with Recorded Amounts
Dataset Release Date: 1996-08-01
Dataset Release Place: Asheville, NC
Dataset Publisher: National Climatic Data Center
Data Presentation Form: document
Online Resource: http://ols.nndc.noaa.gov/plolstore/plsql/olstore.prodspecific?prodn...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-04-01
Stop Date: 1995-08-31
Quality ATTRIBUTE ACCURACY REPORT: Not provided

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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-04-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-07-21
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