Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0455

SMEX05 Meteorological Network Data: Iowa, Version 1

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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.

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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
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Spatial Coverage:
N: 41.99, 
S: 41.932, 
E: -93.48, 
W: -94.03
Platform(s):GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):NET RADIOMETERS, RAIN GAUGES, SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, SOIL TEMPERATURE PROBE
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 June 2005 to 17 July 2005
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Thomas Jackson, John Prueger, Michael Cosh

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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: https://doi.org/10.5067/29ZPO53F09NA. [Date Accessed].

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