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Barrow Alaska Climate Monitoring and Diagnostics: Meteorology and Radiation Data
Entry ID: GGD608

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Abstract: This data set consists of continuous meteorological data, monthly climatological summaries, and upper air meteorological data for the NOAA/CMDL Pt. Barrow Observatory. Data include hourly average observations of air temperature, station pressure, and surface wind direction and speed. The data set also includes atmospheric radiation at the Barrow Observatory. Radiation data consist of ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 71.32   S: 71.32   E: -156.61   W: -156.61

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Tom Mefford and Ellsworth Dutton
Dataset Title: Barrow Alaska Climate Monitoring and Diagnostics: Meteorology and Radiation Data
Dataset Series Name: GGD608
Dataset Release Date: 2003-06-05
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-01-01
Stop Date: 2002-12-31
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Email: Ellsworth.G.Dutton at
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Herbert, G.A., J. Harris, M. Bieniulis, and J. McCutcheon, Acquisition and Data Management, in CMDL Summary Report 1989, No. 18, 1990, Pg. 50. Herbert, G.A., E.R. Green, G.L. Koenig, and K.W. Thaut, Monitoring instrumentation for the continuous measurement and quality assurance of meteorological observations, NOAA Tech. Memo. ERL ARL-148, 44 pp, 1986. Herbert, G.A., E.R. Green, J.M. Harris, ... View entire text
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-06-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-05-02