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Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0172

CLPX-Ground: ISA Main Meteorological Data, Version 1

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

Geographic Coverage

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

Spatial Resolution: Not Specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 20 September 2002 to 1 October 2003
Temporal Resolution: Not specified
Parameter(s):
  • Atmospheric Temperature > Air Temperature
  • Atmospheric Pressure > Atmospheric Pressure Measurements
  • Atmospheric Winds > Boundary Layer Winds > Average Wind Direction
  • Atmospheric Winds > Boundary Layer Winds > Average Wind Speed
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Longwave Radiation > Longwave Incoming Radiation
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Longwave Radiation > Longwave Outgoing Radiation
  • Atmospheric Winds > Boundary Layer Winds > Maximum Wind Speed
  • Atmospheric Winds > Boundary Layer Winds > Minimum Wind Speed
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Net Radiation
  • Precipitation > Precipitation Amount
  • Atmospheric Water Vapor > Humidity > Relative Humidity
  • Atmospheric Radiation > Shortwave Radiation > Shortwave Incoming Radiation
Platform(s) FIXED OBSERVATION STATIONS, GROUND STATIONS, GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS, METEOROLOGICAL STATIONS
Sensor(s): HUMIDITY SENSORS, INFRARED THERMOMETERS, NET RADIOMETERS, PRESSURE SENSORS, RADIOMETERS, RAIN GAUGES, SOIL MOISTURE PROBE, TEMPERATURE LOGGERS, TEMPERATURE PROBES, THERMOCOUPLES, ULTRASONIC DEPTH GAUGE, WIND VANES
Data Format(s):
  • ASCII Text
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Kelly Elder, Angus Goodbody, Nick Rutter

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.

Elder, K. and A. Goodbody. 2004. CLPX-Ground: ISA Main 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/S2SOH1UNDKPW. [Date Accessed].
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