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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0455

SMEX05 Meteorological Network Data: Iowa, Version 1

Notice to Data Users: The documentation for this data set was provided solely by the Principal Investigator(s) and was not further developed, thoroughly reviewed, or edited by NSIDC. Thus, support for this data set may be limited.

This data set includes the meteorological data collected as part of the Soil Moisture Experiment 2005 (SMEX05) in the Walnut Creek watershed area of Iowa, USA.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 41.99, S: 41.932, E: -93.48, W: -94.03

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 June 2005 to 17 July 2005
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature
  • Atmospheric Pressure > Atmospheric Pressure Measurements
  • Atmospheric Water Vapor > Evaporation
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Heat Flux
  • Soils > Hydraulic Conductivity
  • Vegetation > Leaf Characteristics
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Maximum/Minimum Temperature
  • Vegetation > Photosynthetically Active Radiation
  • Precipitation > Rain
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Solar Radiation
Platform(s) GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Sensor(s): NET RADIOMETERS, RAIN GAUGES, SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, SOIL TEMPERATURE PROBE
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Thomas Jackson, John Prueger, Michael Cosh

Data Citation

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Jackson, T., J. Prueger, and M. Cosh. 2010. SMEX05 Meteorological Network Data: Iowa, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/29ZPO53F09NA. [Date Accessed].
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