CAMEX-4 MIPS SODAR

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Originator: Knupp, K.
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Title: CAMEX-4 MIPS SODAR
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Online_Linkage: http://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/uso/ds_catalog/c4gmipsod.html
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The Convection And Moisture EXperiment (CAMEX) is a series of field research investigations sponsored by the Earth Science Enterprise of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). The fourth field campaign in the CAMEX series (CAMEX-4) ran from 16 August to 25 September, 2001 and was based out of Jacksonville Naval Air Station, Florida. CAMEX-4 focused on the study of tropical cyclone (hurricane) development, tracking, intensification, and landfalling impacts using NASA-funded aircraft and surface remote sensing instrumentation. The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) Mobile Integrated Profiling System (MIPS) is a mobile atmospheric profiling system. It includes a 915 MHz Doppler profiler, lidar ceilometer, 12 channel microwave profiling radiometer, Doppler Sodar, Radio Acoustic Sounding System (RASS), Field Mills, and surface observing station. This dataset consists of cdf and mom files tarred together for a day. The "cdf" file collects 15 minute average 3-D wind profiles from the Doppler Sodar starting at the beginning of each day. The "mom" file contains data from each beam about radial velocity and backscattter intensisty. Each horizontal beam is approximately 7 seconds apart; veritcal beams are approximately 21 seconds apart.
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Beginning_Date: 20010907
Ending_Date: 20010912
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Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
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West_Bounding_Coordinate: -81.5
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -81.5
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 24.7
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 24.7
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Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE > PLANETARY BOUNDARY LAYER HEIGHT
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE > BOUNDARY LAYER TEMPERATURE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE > SURFACE AIR TEMPERATURE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN WINDS > SURFACE WINDS > WIND PROFILES
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WINDS > WIND PROFILES
Theme_Keyword: GROUND STATIONS
Theme_Keyword: MIPS > MOBILE INTEGRATED PROFILING SYSTEM
Theme_Keyword: SODAR > SOUND DETECTION AND RANGING
Theme_Keyword: CAMEX > CONVECTION AND MOISTURE EXPERIMENT
Theme_Keyword: EOSDIS > EARTH OBSERVING SYSTEM DATA INFORMATION SYSTEM
Theme_Keyword: ESIP > EARTH SCIENCE INFORMATION PARTNERS PROGRAM
Theme_Keyword: CAMEX-4 > CONVECTION AND MOISTURE EXPERIMENT 4
Theme_Keyword: CWIC > CEOS WGISS INTEGRATED CATALOG
Theme_Keyword: Eosdis
Theme_Keyword: CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
Theme_Keyword: OCEANS
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Place_Keyword: OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > GULF OF MEXICO
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > UNITED STATES OF AMERICA > FLORIDA > FLORIDA KEYS, SUGAR LOAF KEY
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Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: JUSTIN WALTERS
Contact_Position: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: 320 Sparkman Drive
City: Huntsville
State_or_Province: AL
Postal_Code: 35805
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 256-961-7008
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: justin.walters@nsstc.uah.edu
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Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: NASA/MSFC/GHRC > Global Hydrology Resource Center, Marshall Space Flight Center, NASA
Contact_Person: GHRC USER SERVICES OFFICE
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
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Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: GHRC User Services Office
Address: Global Hydrology Resource Center (GHRC)
Address: 320 Sparkman Drive
City: Huntsville
State_or_Province: AL
Postal_Code: 35805
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 256-961-7932
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 256-961-7859
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: ghrcdaac@itsc.uah.edu
Resource_Description: c4gmipsod
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http://reverb.echo.nasa.gov/reverb/#utf8=%E2%9C%93...
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http://camex.nsstc.nasa.gov/
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CAMEX-4 Project Home Page
Fees: $0
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date:
Metadata_Review_Date: 20110329
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: SHERRY HARRISON
Contact_Position: DIF AUTHOR
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: 320 Sparkman Dr.
City: Huntsville
State_or_Province: AL
Postal_Code: 35805
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 256-961-7973
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: ghrcdaac@itsc.uah.edu
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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