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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0173

CLPX-Ground: ISA Corner Site Meteorological Data, Version 1

This data set contains meteorological observations at 36 sites throughout the Small Regional Study Area (SRSA) of the NASA Cold Land Processes Field Experiment (CLPX) in Colorado, USA.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 41, S: 39.5, E: -105, W: -107.5

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 September 2002 to 31 October 2003
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature
  • Atmospheric Water Vapor > Humidity > Relative Humidity
  • Snow/Ice > Snow Depth
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
  • Frozen Ground > Soil Temperature
  • Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds > Wind Direction
  • Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds > Wind Speed
Platform(s) GROUND STATIONS, GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS, METEOROLOGICAL STATIONS
Sensor(s): ANEMOMETERS, HUMIDITY SENSORS, PROBES, SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, TEMPERATURE PROBES, ULTRASONIC DEPTH GAUGE, WIND VANES
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Paul Houser, NSIDC User Services

Data Citation

As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Houser, P. and D. Kunera. 2005. CLPX-Ground: ISA Corner Site Meteorological Data, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/UF6SCSMT9F1M. [Date Accessed].
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