Data Set ID:
NSIDC-0209

Baltic Sea Experiment (BALTEX) Ground-Based Radar Polar Volume Data, Version 1

This data set includes non-Doppler polar volume reflectivity data from the Baltic Sea Experiment (BALTEX). Data were collected on Sweden's Gotland Island, using an Ericsson radar mounted at 56 m above sea level.

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Parameter(s):
  • RADAR > RADAR REFLECTIVITY
Data Format(s):
  • NetCDF
Spatial Coverage:
N: 57.24, 
S: 57.24, 
E: 18.39, 
W: 18.39
Platform(s):GROUND STATIONS
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):RADAR
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 September 2002 to 31 May 2003
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Ralf Bennartz, Daniel Michelson

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Bennartz, R. 2004. Baltic Sea Experiment (BALTEX) Ground-Based Radar Polar Volume Data, 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/FVJJ6961HB7L. [Date Accessed].

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