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SnowEx20 Raw Near Surface Snow Temperature Profile Time Series, Version 1

This data set contains an eight-day time series of vertical temperature profile measurements. Measurements were collected using a thermoprobe to a depth of 30 cm at two site locations. These data were collected as part of the SnowEx 2020 Intensive Observation Period in Grand Mesa, Colorado. Alongside temperature profiles, this data set contains snow depth measurements, manual temperature measurements, and thermal infrared camera images. These data are published without QA/QC or calibration with manual measurements.

This is the most recent version of these data.

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Initial Release

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Spatial Coverage:
N: 39.036349, 
S: 39.006, 
E: -108.17523, 
W: -108.215629
Spatial Resolution:Not applicableSensor(s):CAMERAS, THERMOMETERS, TIR
Temporal Coverage:
  • 5 February 2020 to 12 February 2020
Temporal Resolution5 minuteMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Jessica Lundquist, Steven Pestana

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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.

Lundquist, J. D. and H. Akerman. 2021. SnowEx20 Raw Near Surface Snow Temperature Profile Time Series, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. doi: [Date Accessed].
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