Patrick and Vandenburg AFB WINDS Tower Meteorological Data from USAF Combat Climatology Center (AFCCC)
Entry ID: USAFETAC_WINDS

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Summary
Abstract: This database contains meteorological data provided by the mesoscale
Weather Information Network Display Systems (WINDS) at Vandenberg AFB
and the Kennedy Space Center/Cape Canaveral complex. Meteorological
instruments at various levels on towers record a variety of parameters
continuously. Towers reach a height of approximately 500 feet.
Processors at the sites derive 5 minute statistics from the continuous
monitoring of the environment. Elements reported are: Temperature, Dew
Point Temperature, Temperature change, Wind Speed and Direction,
Precipitation, Pressure, Visibility, Short and Longwave Radiation.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 35.0   S: 34.0   E: -120.0   W: -121.0
Max Altitude: 500 FT
  N: 29.0   S: 28.0   E: -80.0   W: -81.0
Max Altitude: 500 FT

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1985-07-01
Originating Center
Data Center
Air Force Combat Climatology Center, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Department of Defense Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: https://notus2.afccc.af.mil

Data Center Personnel
Name: BOB DAVY
Contact Address:
U.S.A.F.
Air Force Combat Climatology Center (AFCCC)
Federal Building, Room 120
151 Patton Ave
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801-5002
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Contact Address:
U.S.A.F.
Air Force Combat Climatology Center
Federal Building, Room 120
151 Patton Ave
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 29901-5002
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2003-02-06
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