Datastream : 915RWPWINDCON

915-MHz Radar Wind Profiler/RASS (RWP915): wind consensus data

Active Dates
2001.03.27 - 2015.07.28

Measurement Categories
Atmospheric State

Originating Instrument
Radar Wind Profiler (RWP)

Measurements

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Measurement Units Variable
Altitude above mean sea level m alt
Averaging interval min avgint ( time, power )
Azimuth of beam 0 deg azimuth0 ( power )
Azimuth of beam 1 deg azimuth1 ( power )
Azimuth of beam 2 deg azimuth2 ( power )
Azimuth of beam 3 deg azimuth3 ( power )
Azimuth of beam 4 deg azimuth4 ( power )
Base time in Epoch seconds since 1970-1-1 0:00:00 0:00 base_time
Horizontal wind direction deg dir ( time, range_gate, power )
Delay time to first gate us dly ( power )
Elevation angle of beam 0 deg elevation0 ( power )
Elevation angle of beam 1 deg elevation1 ( power )
Elevation angle of beam 2 deg elevation2 ( power )
Elevation angle of beam 3 deg elevation3 ( power )
Elevation angle of beam 4 deg elevation4 ( power )
Array of heights for each power km height_p ( range_gate, power )
Interpulse period us ipp ( power )
North latitude degree_N lat
East longitude degree_E lon
Number of values that passed consensus, beam 0 count ncns0 ( time, range_gate, power )
Number of values that passed consensus, beam 1 count ncns1 ( time, range_gate, power )
Number of values that passed consensus, beam 2 count ncns2 ( time, range_gate, power )
Number of values that passed consensus, beam 3 count ncns3 ( time, range_gate, power )
Number of values that passed consensus, beam 4 count ncns4 ( time, range_gate, power )
Number of coherent samples per spectral point count ncoh ( power )
Number of valid heights for each power count nheight ( power )
Number of values required for consensus, beam 0 count nrcns0 ( time, power )
Number of values required for consensus, beam 1 count nrcns1 ( time, power )
Number of values required for consensus, beam 2 count nrcns2 ( time, power )
Number of values required for consensus, beam 3 count nrcns3 ( time, power )
Number of values required for consensus, beam 4 count nrcns4 ( time, power )
Number of spectra per averaging interval, beam 0 count nrec0 ( time, power )
Number of spectra per averaging interval, beam 1 count nrec1 ( time, power )
Number of spectra per averaging interval, beam 2 count nrec2 ( time, power )
Number of spectra per averaging interval, beam 3 count nrec3 ( time, power )
Number of spectra per averaging interval, beam 4 count nrec4 ( time, power )
Number of individual spectra per average spectrum count nspc ( power )
Oblique FFT bandwidth m/s oband ( power )
Pulse length ns plen ( power )
Power offset unitless power ( power )
Pulse repetition frequency kHz prf ( power )
Height index index range_gate ( range_gate )
Height of center of first range gate km rgf ( power )
Height of center of last range gate km rgl ( power )
Range gate spacing m rgs ( time, power )
Sampling rate MHz sampr ( time, power )
Signal to noise ratio, beam 0 dB snr0 ( time, range_gate, power )
Signal to noise ratio, beam 1 dB snr1 ( time, range_gate, power )
Signal to noise ratio, beam 2 dB snr2 ( time, range_gate, power )
Signal to noise ratio, beam 3 dB snr3 ( time, range_gate, power )
Signal to noise ratio, beam 4 dB snr4 ( time, range_gate, power )
Horizontal wind speed m/s spd ( time, range_gate, power )
Time domain integration time ms tditime ( power )
Time offset from midnight time ( time )
Time offset from base_time time_offset ( time )
Easterly wind component m/s u_wind ( time, range_gate, power )
Northerly wind component m/s v_wind ( time, range_gate, power )
Vertical FFT bandwidth m/s vband ( power )
Beam 0 radial wind speed m/s vel0 ( time, range_gate, power )
Beam 1 radial wind speed m/s vel1 ( time, range_gate, power )
Beam 2 radial wind speed m/s vel2 ( time, range_gate, power )
Beam 3 radial wind speed m/s vel3 ( time, range_gate, power )
Beam 4 radial wind speed m/s vel4 ( time, range_gate, power )

Locations

North Slope Alaska
NSAC1 Browse DataCentral Facility, Barrow AK
Southern Great Plains
SGPC1 Browse Data Browse PlotsCentral Facility, Lamont, OK
SGPI1 Browse Data Browse PlotsBeaumont, KS (Intermediate) retired
SGPI2 Browse DataMedicine Lodge, KS retired
SGPI3 Browse DataMeeker, OK (Intermediate) retired
SGPI8 Browse DataTonkawa, OK (NE radar wind profiler site, Intermediate / Auxiliary)
SGPI9 Browse DataBillings, OK (SE radar wind profiler site, Intermediate / Auxiliary)
SGPI10 Browse DataLamont, OK (NW radar wind profiler site, Intermediate / Auxiliary)
ARM Mobile Facility
NIMM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsNiamey, Niger retired
PVCM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsHighland Center, Cape Cod MA; AMF 1 retired
SBSM1 Browse Data Browse PlotsSteamboat Springs CO, Valley Site retired
 retired = Originating instrument has been retired at this location

Contact(s)

Richard Coulter
Argonne National Laboratory
(630) 252-5833
rlcoulter@anl.gov

Timothy Martin
Argonne National Laboratory
associate
630-740-0881
tjmartin@anl.gov

Paytsar Muradyan
Argonne National Laboratory
associate
6302521657
pmuradyan@anl.gov