French EOLE Southern Hemisphere Balloon Observations, 1971Aug-1972
Entry ID: NCAR_EOLE

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Summary
Abstract: Horizontal wind data from the EOLE balloon experiment is archived at the
National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). The one-year EOLE experiment
featured 480 constant level balloons released in the Southern Hemisphere from 3
launching sites in Argentina; Mendoza (33 S, 69 W), Neuquen (39 S, 68 W), and
Lago Fagnano (55.5 S, 67 W). Each balloon floated freely at approximately the
200 mb level, ... View entire text
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Description: Access the French EOLE Southern Hemisphere Balloon Observations from NCAR/DSS

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 0.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0
Max Altitude: 200 MB

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: France, Through NASA
Dataset Title: French EOLE Southern Hemisphere Balloon Observations, 1971Aug-1972
Online Resource: http://rda.ucar.edu/datasets/ds800.0/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1971-08-01
Stop Date: 1972-09-30
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: Daily
Temporal Resolution Range: Daily - < Weekly
Access Constraints The complete dataset is not free. It is only available from the NCAR MSS. Only
users with NCAR computing accounts may download it without charge from DSS. For
all others, DSS standard pricing applies. See this ordering information.
http://rda.ucar.edu/services/order/index.html
Use Constraints Public domain. Normal access. User may redistribute, but we do
not support redistributed files or software.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Research Data Archive, Computational and Information Systems Laboratory, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://rda.ucar.edu/
Dataset ID: EOLE
Dataset ID: ds800.0

Data Center Personnel
Name: RDA HELP DESK
Phone: (303)-497-1231
Fax: (303)-497-1291
Email: dss-info at mailman.ucar.edu
Contact Address:
National Center for Atmospheric Research
CISL/DSS
P.O. Box 3000
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307
Country: U.S.A.
Distribution
Distribution Size: 60MB total
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Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (303)-497-1231
Fax: (303)-497-1291
Email: dss-info at mailman.ucar.edu
Contact Address:
National Center for Atmospheric Research
CISL/DSS
P.O. Box 3000
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307
Country: U.S.A.
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Publications/References
Jenne, Roy L., June 1989. 'Data Availability at NCAR', NCAR, Boulder, CO.

Morel, P., and W. Bandeen, 1973: 'The EOLE Experiment: Early Results and
Objectives', Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 54, 298-306.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-05-23
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