Katabatic winds at Hells Gate
Entry ID: Katabatic_winds_at_Hells_Gate

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Summary
Abstract: Measurements performed at Hells Gate in the austral summers 1993-1994,
1994-1995, 1995-1996, 1996-1997, 1997-1998, 2001-2002 with three three-axial
fast response Sonic Anemometers GILL RESEARCH, one three-axial fast response
Sonic Anemometer KAJIO DENKI, one three-axial Sonic Anemometer METEK, three
slow response impact Anemometers SITEP, three fast response Kripton Lamp
Igrometers CAMPBELL KH20, ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -74.83   S: -74.87   E: 163.82   W: 163.74
Max Altitude: 10.0M
Min Depth: 10.0M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-01-02
Stop Date: 2002-02-11
Quality Sonic Anemometers Gill, Mod. R2 simmetric (Uk); Fast response hygrometers KH20
Campbell (Uk); Data pre-processing to eliminate perturbed ones due to shadowing
effects of the tower or of other sensors; 30 minutes averages of turbulence
data recorded at 3 levels (2, 4.6, and 10 m of height); 3 rotations to obtain
mean v and w equal to 0, and mean v'w' ... View entire text
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Institute of Atmospheric Sciences and Climate, Italian National Research Council, Italy Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.isac.cnr.it/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MAURIZIO FANTINI
Phone: +39 051 6399598
Fax: +39 051 6399658
Email: M.Fantini at isac.cnr.it
Contact Address:
via P. Gobetti 101
City: Bologna
Postal Code: 40129
Country: Italy
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Distribution
Distribution Media: CD-ROM
Distribution Format: ASCII
Publications/References
1. G. Bonino, A. Longhetto and R. Forza. Analysis of the Thermal Profiles
Measured by the Metric RASS at Plateau Rosa In Societa Italiana di Fisica :
Conferences Proceedings of 7th Workshop Italian Research on Antarctic
Atmosphere, Bologna: Italian Physical Society, 1998 pp. 137-141.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-05-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-05-17
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