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Dataset

 

UTLS-Ozone: Vertical profiles from the NERC MST Radar at Aberystwyth, Mid-Wales

Update Frequency: Not Planned
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2007-03-13
Download Stats: last 12 months

Abstract

The Aberystwyth Egrett Experiment: Gravity Waves, Turbulence, Mixing and Filamentation in the Tropopause Region is a Upper Troposphere Lower Stratosphere (UTLS) Round 2 project led by Dr J. Whiteway and Dr G. Vaughan, Department of Physics, University of Wales, Aberystwyth.

This dataset contains NERC MST Radar Facility at Aberystwyth, Mid-Wales.

Citable as:  Hooper, D.A. (2007): UTLS-Ozone: Vertical profiles from the NERC MST Radar at Aberystwyth, Mid-Wales. NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre, date of citation. https://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/412a8761b0a14855aba0e1aac3e980fb
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: UTLS, ozone, radar

Details

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Previously used record identifiers:
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Access rules:
Public data: access to these data is available to both registered and non-registered users.
Use of these data is covered by the following licence: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/3/. When using these data you must cite them correctly using the citation given on the CEDA Data Catalogue record.
Data lineage:

Data files were then provided as is in 2002 to the BADC, where they are stored.

Data Quality:
Unknown
File Format:
Data are NASA Ames formatted. Images are PNG formatted

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Process overview

This dataset was generated by instruments deployed on platforms as listed below.
Output Description None
  • units: m s-1
  • names: Beam-broadening corrected spectral width
  • units: 0 - 3
  • names: Beam-broadening corrected spectral width reliability flag
  • units: m s-1
  • names: Complementary beam horizontal velocity variability factor
  • units: m s-1
  • names: Eastward wind
  • units: 0 - 3
  • names: Horizontal wind reliability flag
  • units: m s-1
  • names: Northward wind
  • units: dB
  • names: Peak power spectral density (PSD) relative to the mean noise PSD
  • units: dB
  • names: Radar return aspect sensitivity
  • units: 0 - 3
  • names: Radar return aspect sensitivity reliability flag
  • units: dB
  • names: Radar return signal power
  • units: 0 - 3
  • names: Radar return signal power reliability flag
  • units: m s-1
  • names: Radar return spectral width
  • units: m s-1
  • names: Radar return spectral width [corresponds to an e-1/2 half-width]
  • units: 0 - 3
  • names: Radar return spectral width reliability flag
  • units: m s-1
  • names: Radial air velocity [+ve away from the radar]
  • units: 0: unreliable, 1: reliable
  • names: Reliability flag
  • units: dB
  • names: Spectral noise power
  • units: m s-1
  • names: Upward air velocity
  • units: 0 - 3
  • names: Upward air velocity reliability flag

Co-ordinate Variables

Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
1999-01-17T00:00:00
End time:
2000-08-10T23:00:00
Geographic Extent

 
52.4245°
 
-4.0055°
 
-4.0055°
 
52.4245°