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NSIDC-0300

NEXRAD Rainfall Data: Eureka, California, Version 1

Next-Generation Radar (NEXRAD) Weather Surveillance Radar 1988 (WSR-88D) measurements were used to support AMSR-E rainfall validation efforts in Eureka, California, USA.

Geographic Coverage

Spatial Coverage:
  • N: 40.498, S: 40.498, E: -124.292, W: -124.292

Spatial Resolution:
  • 2 kilometers x 2 kilometers
Temporal Coverage:
  • 7 December 1995
Temporal Resolution: 6 minute, 3 hour, 1 day, 1 hour
Parameter(s):
  • Radar > Doppler Velocity
  • Precipitation > Precipitation Amount
  • Radar > Radar Reflectivity
Platform(s) Not specified
Sensor(s): NEXRAD
Data Format(s): Not specified
Version: V1
Data Contributor(s): Ferraro, R. and D. Wolff.

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.

Ferraro, R. and D. Wolff. 2008. NEXRAD Rainfall Data: Eureka, California, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NASA National Snow and Ice Data Center Distributed Active Archive Center. [Date Accessed].
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