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The following table summarizes the instruments used and parameters measured during the Arctic Leads ARI field experiment (LeadEx) in the Beaufort Sea during March and April of 1992.
Instrument/Sensor Location Parameter NOAA's 915-Mhz profiler base camp hourly wind and and Radio Acoustics temperature profiles Sounding System (RASS) rawinsondes base camp deep wind and temperature profiles laser celiometer base camp cloud base height and aerosol backscatter single-axis Doppler base camp low-level profiles of minisodar temperature structure and acoustic backscatter profiler and minisodar leads independent measurements of vertical velocity and inversion height small scale, three- leads pressure fluctuations sensor u-pressure array three-axis sonic site east wind components and anemometer of base camp virtual temperature short- and long-wave site east standard wind, pressure, radiation sensors of base camp temperature, and relative humidity
This figure was summarized from:
Wolfe D. E., D. Ruffieux, and C. W. Fairall. 1993. The 1992 arctic leads experiment: an overview of the meteorology. Arctic research of the United States 7:24-28.