Datastream : DLFPT

Doppler Lidar - Fixed Pointing mode

Active Dates
2010.10.21 - 2014.04.15

Measurement Categories
Aerosols, Atmospheric State, Cloud Properties

Originating Instrument
Doppler Lidar (DL)

Measurements

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Measurement Units Variable
Altitude above mean sea level m alt
Attenuated backscatter 1/(m sr) attenuated_backscatter ( time, range )
Azimuth relative to true north degrees azimuth ( time )
Base time in Epoch seconds since 1970-1-1 0:00:00 0:00 base_time
Beam elevation degrees elevation ( time )
Intensity (signal to noise ratio + 1) unitless intensity ( time, range )
North latitude degree_N lat
East longitude degree_E lon
Quality check results on field: Radial velocity unitless qc_radial_velocity ( time, range )
Quality check results on field: Time offset from midnight unitless qc_time ( time )
Radial velocity m/s radial_velocity ( time, range )
Distance from Lidar to center of range gate m range ( range )
Beam azimuth relative to Lidar home point degrees relative_azimuth ( time )
Time offset from midnight time ( time )
Time offset from base_time time_offset ( time )

Locations

Southern Great Plains
SGPC1Browse DataCentral Facility, Lamont, OK
SGPS01Browse DataSupplemental 1, Lamont, OK
Tropical Western Pacific
TWPC3Browse DataCentral Facility, Darwin, Australia
ARM Mobile Facility
MAOM1Browse DataManacapuru, Amazonas, Brazil; AMF1
PGHM1Browse DataARIES Observatory, Nainital, Uttarkhand, India
PVCM1Browse DataHighland Center, Cape Cod MA; AMF 1

Contact(s)

Rob Newsom
(509) 372-6020
rob.newsom@pnnl.gov