Instrument : W-Band (95 GHz) ARM Cloud Radar, mounted to scan (SWACR)

Instrument Categories
Cloud Properties

Output Datastreams

  • swacrblrhi : S-WACR Boundary-layer Range-Height Indicator scan
  • swacrcal : S-WACR calibration information
  • swacrcwrhi : S-WACR Cross-Wind Range-Height Indicator scan
  • swacrfpt : S-WACR - Fixed PoinTing mode
  • swacrhsrhi : S-WACR Horizon-to-horizon Range-Height Indicator scan
  • swacrppi : S-WACR Plan Position Indicator scan
  • swacrspeccmaskcopol : S-WACR ARM Cloud Radar, filtered spectral data, co-polarized mode
  • swacrspeccmaskxpol : S-WACR filtered spectral data, cross-polarized mode
  • swacrvad : S-WACR Velocity-Azimuth Display scan
  • swacrvpt : S-WACR Vertical PoinTing scan

Primary Measurements

The following measurements are those considered scientifically relevant.


Southern Great Plains
SGPC1 Browse DataCentral Facility, Lamont, OK retired
ARM Mobile Facility
GRWM1 Browse DataGraciosa Island, Azores, Portugal retired
SBSS1 Browse DataSteamboat Springs CO, Thunderhead Lodge retired
 retired = Originating instrument has been retired at this location


Nitin Bharadwaj
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(509) 372-4267

Annette Koontz
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(509) 375-3609

Dan Nelson
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(509) 375-6895

Iosif (Andrei) Lindenmaier
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(509) 375--6802

Karen Johnson
Brookhaven National Laboratory
data analysis
(631) 344-5952