SnowEx20 Grand Mesa Intensive Observation Period Snow Pit Measurements, Version 1 (SNEX20_GM_SP)
This is the most recent version of these data.
This data set contains snow pit observations from the SnowEx 2020 Grand Mesa Intensive Observation Period. Data were collected from 154 snow pits on Grand Mesa, Colorado between 27 January and 12 February 2020. The main parameters for this data set are snow temperature, snow depth, snow density, snow stratigraphy, snow grain size, liquid water content, and snow water equivalent. In addition to data files, this data set also contains site photos from each snow pit.
LIQUID WATER CONTENT SNOW DENSITY SNOW DEPTH SNOW GRAIN SIZE SNOW/ICE TEMPERATURE SNOW STRATIGRAPHY SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT
A2 Photonic_WISe, MICROSCOPES, SNOW DENSITY CUTTER, THERMOMETERS
PDF, JPEG, CSV, Excel
27 January 2020 to 12 February 2020
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Spatial Reference System(s):
WGS 84 / UTM zone 12N
Yellow areas on the map below indicate the spatial coverage for this data set.
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