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.

Locations

 retired = Originating instrument has been retired at this location
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

Contact(s)

Nitin Bharadwaj
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
(509) 372-4267
nitin@pnnl.gov

Annette Koontz
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
Developer
(509) 375-3609
annette.koontz@pnnl.gov

Dan Nelson
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
associate
(509) 375-6895
danny.nelson@pnnl.gov

Iosif (Andrei) Lindenmaier
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
associate
(509) 375--6802
iosif.lindenmaier@pnnl.gov

Karen Johnson
Brookhaven National Laboratory
data analysis
(631) 344-5952
kjohnson@bnl.gov