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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0160

CLPX-Airborne: Micrometeorological Measurements Over Snow, Airborne, Version 1

This data set presents micrometeorological data from the Flux over Snow Surfaces (FLOSS) project carried out during the Cold Land Processes Field Experiment (CLPX) at North Park, Colorado, USA. The project measured air temperature, air pressure, relative humidity, water vapor, cloud particles, carbon dioxide, longwave and shortwave radiation, and precipitation. Measurements were collected between November 2002 and March 2003. Sensors were installed on a Raytheon King Air 200T, which flew at low atlitude over the study area.

Spatial Coverage: Not specified
Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 November 2002 to 31 March 2003
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature
  • Atmospheric Pressure > Atmospheric Pressure Measurements
  • Atmospheric Chemistry > Carbon and Hydrocarbon Compounds > Carbon Dioxide
  • Atmospheric Water Vapor > Humidity
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Longwave Radiation
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Net Radiation
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Outgoing Longwave Radiation
  • Precipitation > Precipitation Amount
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Shortwave Radiation
  • Atmospheric Water Vapor > Water Vapor Profiles
Platform(s) AIRCRAFT
Sensor(s): BAROMETERS, PYRANOMETERS, PYRGEOMETERS, RADIOMETERS
Data Format(s):
  • NetCDF
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Larry Mahrt, Dean Vickers, Kelly Elder
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University of Colorado
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Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA