Data were collected by the Chilbolton Facility for Atmospheric and Radio Research (CFARR) Disdrometer from the 1st of April 2003 to the present at Chilbolton, Hampshire. The dataset contains measurements of the drop size distribution of rain.
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Data are collected by 4 radar systems, of which the largest is the 3 GHz Doppler radar (CAMRa), and 4 lidar systems, at Chilbolton Observatory, Hampshire.
Data are checked by CFARR staff prior to submission to BADC
Data are netCDF formatted.
|Chilbolton Facility for Atmospheric and Radio Research (CFARR) Disdrometer||Deployed on: Chilbolton Atmospheric Observatory (CAO)|
- long_name: Range Of The First Cloud Base From The Lidar
- names: Range Of The First Cloud Base From The Lidar
- long_name: disdrometer drop count
- var_id: drop_count
- names: disdrometer drop count
- long_name: drop diameter
- var_id: drop_size
- units: mm
- names: drop diameter
- units: m
- long_name: height of ground level above mean sea level (Ordnance Survey Great Britain)
- standard_name: height
- var_id: height
- names: height, height of ground level above mean sea level (Ordnance Survey Great Britain)
- standard_name: latitude
- units: degree_north
- long_name: latitude
- var_id: latitude
- names: latitude
- units: degree_east
- standard_name: longitude
- long_name: longitude
- var_id: longitude
- names: longitude
- standard_name: time
- var_id: time
- names: time