Datastream : SONDEWRPN

Balloon-borne sounding system (BBSS): research winds, Vaisala press., temp, &RH

Active Dates
1994.04.20 - 2002.05.27

Measurement Categories
Atmospheric State

Originating Instrument
Balloon-Borne Sounding System (SONDE)

Measurements

Only measurements considered scientifically relevant are shown below by default.

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Measurement Units Variable
altitude meters above Mean Sea Level alt ( time )
Ascent Rate m/s asc ( time )
Base time in Epoch seconds since 1970-1-1 0:00:00 0:00 base_time
Wind Direction deg deg ( time )
Dewpoint Temperature C dp ( time )
North latitude degrees lat ( time )
East longitude degree_E lon ( time )
Pressure hPa pres ( time )
Quality check results on field: Ascent Rate unitless qc_asc ( time )
Quality check results on field: Wind Direction unitless qc_deg ( time )
Quality check results on field: Dewpoint Temperature unitless qc_dp ( time )
Quality check results on field: Pressure unitless qc_pres ( time )
Quality check results on field: Relative Humidity unitless qc_rh ( time )
Quality check results on field: Dry Bulb Temperature unitless qc_tdry ( time )
Results of quality checks on sample time unitless qc_time ( time )
Quality check results on field: Eastward Wind Component unitless qc_u_wind ( time )
Quality check results on field: Northward Wind Component unitless qc_v_wind ( time )
Quality check results on field: Wind Speed unitless qc_wspd ( time )
Relative Humidity % rh ( time )
Dry Bulb Temperature C tdry ( time )
Time offset from midnight seconds since 2000-11-21 00:00:00 0:00 time ( time )
Time offset from base_time seconds since 2000-11-21 05:30:00 0:00 time_offset ( time )
Eastward Wind Component m/s u_wind ( time )
Northward Wind Component m/s v_wind ( time )
Wind Speed m/s wspd ( time )
Wind Status unitless wstat ( time )

Locations

Southern Great Plains
SGPB1 Browse DataHillsboro, KS (Boundary) retired
SGPB4 Browse DataVici, OK (Boundary) retired
SGPB5 Browse DataMorris, OK (Boundary) retired
SGPB6 Browse DataPurcell, OK retired
SGPC1 Browse Data Browse PlotsCentral Facility, Lamont, OK retired
 retired = Originating instrument has been retired at this location

Contact(s)

Donna Holdridge
Argonne National Laboratory
(630) 252-5148
djholdridge@anl.gov

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

Jenni Kyrouac
Argonne National Laboratory
associate
815-347-6969
jprell@anl.gov