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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0163

CLPX-Ground: Micrometeorological Measurements Over Snow, Ground-Based, 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, wind speed, water vapor flux, carbon dioxide, longwave and shortwave radiation, soil temperature, soil moisture, soil heat flux, precipitation, snow depth, and eddy correlation. Measurements were collected between 1 Dec 2001 and 27 March 2002, and between 20 November 2002 and 24 March 2003. Sensors were installed on 2-meter and 4-meter platforms.

Spatial Coverage: Not specified
Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 December 2001 to 27 March 2002
  • 20 November 2002 to 24 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
  • Precipitation > Precipitation Rate
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Shortwave Radiation
  • Snow/Ice > Snow Depth
Platform(s) GROUND STATIONS, GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): ANEMOMETERS, BAROMETERS, HYGROMETERS, LICOR GAS EXCHANGE SYSTEM, NET RADIOMETERS, PYRANOMETERS, PYRGEOMETERS, RADIOMETERS, SOIL HEAT FLUX TRANSDUCER, SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, SOIL TEMPERATURE PROBE, ULTRASONIC DEPTH GAUGE
Data Format(s):
  • NetCDF
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Larry Mahrt, Dean Vickers, Kelly Elder
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