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Polluted Troposphere TORCH2: ECMWF trajectories

Update Frequency: Not Planned
Latest Data Update: 2004-09-21
Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2007-01-13
Download Stats: last 12 months
Dataset Size: 444 Files | 12MB


Tropospheric ORganic CHemistry Experiment (TORCH) was a Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Polluted Troposphere Research Programme project (Round 1 - NER/T/S/2002/00145. Duration 2002 - 2005) led by A. Lewis, University of York. TORCH 2 took place in April and May 2004 at Weybourne Atmospheric Observatory, on the north Norfolk coast.

This dataset contains ECMWF trajectories.

Citable as:  European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (2007): Polluted Troposphere TORCH2: ECMWF trajectories. NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre, date of citation.
Abbreviation: Not defined
Keywords: Polluted Troposphere, TORCH2, Model


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Data were produced from the British Atmospheric Data Centre's trajectory service for the TORCH project based on ECMWF operational model output.

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Data are NASA Ames formatted

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Process overview

This dataset was generated by a combination of instruments deployed on platforms and computations as detailed below.

Computation Element: 1

Title ECMWF trajectory model deployed on BADC Computers
Abstract This computation involved: ECMWF trajectory model deployed on BADC Computers.
Input Description None
Output Description None
Software Reference None
  • units: degress north
  • names: latitude
  • units: degrees east
  • names: longitude
  • units: K
  • names: potential temperature
  • units: Pascals
  • names: pressure
  • units: K
  • names: temperature

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