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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0142

SMEX02 Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) Station 2031, Ames, Iowa, Version 1

This data set provides data from various sensors on the Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) station number 2031, located near Ames, Iowa, USA.

Geographic Coverage

Data Set Tabs

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 42.1, S: 42.1, E: -93.85, W: -93.85

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 June 2002 to 31 August 2002
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature
  • Atmospheric Winds
  • Atmospheric Water Vapor > Humidity
  • Land Temperature > Land Surface Temperature
  • Precipitation
  • Precipitation > Precipitation Amount
  • Soils > Soil Moisture/Water Content
  • Soils > Soil Temperature
  • Frozen Ground > Soil Temperature
Platform(s) ARWS, WEATHER STATIONS
Sensor(s): AERS, BAROMETERS, HUMIDITY SENSORS, PAR SENSORS, SOIL HEAT PROBE, SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, SOIL SAMPLER, SOIL TEMPERATURE PROBE, WET/DRY PRECIPITATION SAMPLERS, WIND PROFILERS
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text (.txt)
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Thomas Jackson, Michael Cosh

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.

Jackson, T. 2003. SMEX02 Soil Climate Analysis Network (SCAN) Station 2031, Ames, 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/Z0HKNKTVBXM0. [Date Accessed].

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