AOSMET are standard meteorological measurements of the ambient temperature, pressure, relative humidity, and wind speed and direction intended solely for analyzing the data from the AOS instruments.
aosmet: Meteorological Measurements associated with the Aerosol Observing System
Active Instrument Locations
|Facility Name||Instrument Start Date|
|Graciosa Island, Azores, Portugal||2014-01-01|
|Oliktok Point, Alaska; AMF3||2016-08-05|
|Andenes, Norway; AMF1 (main site for COMBLE)||2019-12-01|
|Lamont, OK (Extended and Co-located with C1)||2016-11-15|
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Varble A, S Nesbitt, P Salio, E Avila, P Borque, P DeMott, G McFarquhar, S van den Heever, E Zipser, D Gochis, R Houze, M Jensen, P Kollias, S Kreidenweis, R Leung, K Rasmussen, D Romps, and C Williams. 2019. Cloud, Aerosol, and Complex Terrain Interactions (CACTI) Field Campaign Report. Ed. by Robert Stafford, ARM user facility. DOE/SC-ARM-19-028.
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Grobner J, I Reda, S Wacker, S Nyeki, K Behrens, and J Gorman. 2014. "A new absolute reference for atmospheric longwave irradiance measurements with traceability to SI units." Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 119(12), 10.1002/2014jd021630.
Zhu Y, D Rosenfeld, X Yu, G Liu, J Dai, and X Xu. 2014. "Satellite retrieval of convective cloud base temperature based on the NPP/VIIRS Imager." Geophysical Research Letters, 41(4), GL058970, 10.1002/2013gl058970.
Reda I, J Grobner, S Wacker, and T Stoffel. 2013. Results of first outdoor comparison between Absolute Cavity Pyrgeometer (ACP) and Infrared Integrating Sphere (IRIS) Radiometer at PMOD. Presented at Annual American Meteorological Society (AMS) Meeting. Potomac, MD.
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