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BOREAS HYD-09 HOURLY AND DAILY RADAR RAINFALL MAPS FOR THE SOUTHERN STUDY AREAEntry ID: BOREAS_H09RRADI
Abstract: The BOREAS HYD-09 team collected data on precipitation and streamflow over portions of the NSA and SSA. This data set contains Cartesian maps of rain accumulation for 1-hour and daily periods during the summer of 1994 over the SSA only (not the full view of the radar). A parallel set of 1-hour maps for the whole radar view has been prepared and is available upon request from the HYD-09 personnel. An incidental benefit of the areal selection was the elimination of some of the less accurate data, because for various reasons the radar rain estimates degrade considerably outside a range of about 100 km. The data are available in tabular ASCII files.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: ELEY, J.KOUWEN, N.KRAUSS, T.W.LETTENMAIER, D.P.SOULIS, R.
Dataset Title: BOREAS HYD-09 HOURLY AND DAILY RADAR RAINFALL MAPS FOR THE SOUTHERN STUDY AREA
Dataset Release Date: 1999
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, Tennessee, U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: Oak Ridge National Laboratory Distributed Active Archive Center
Data Presentation Form: Online Files
Dataset DOI: doi:10.3334/ORNLDAAC/278Online Resource: http://mercury.ornl.gov/ornldaac/send/query?term2=278&term2attribut...
Start Date: 1994-05-13Stop Date: 1994-09-23
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DIF Creation Date: 1999-01-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-01-23