Measurements of microwave radiometer brightness temperatures, radar reflectivity and linear depolarisation ratio, and dropsonde atmospheric profiles from aircraft campaign over mid-latitude Atlantic out of Iceland.
Aim of the campaign was the observation of clouds associated with the cold sector of mid-latitude cyclones.
Atlantic_Iceland: Longitude -46.0083 to 11.4375
Latitude 48.0076 to 64.0768
96.54 MiB (101231830 Byte)
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Konow, Heike; Jacob, Marek; Ament, Felix; Crewell, Susanne; Ewald, Florian; Hagen, Martin; Hirsch, Lutz; Jansen, Friedhelm; Mech, Mario; Stevens, Bjorn (2018). HALO Microwave Package measurements during Next-generation Remote sensing for VALidation Studies - North (NARVAL-North). World Data Center for Climate (WDCC) at DKRZ. https://doi.org/10.1594/WDCC/HALO_measurements_1
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Level 1 measurement data from microwave radiometer (frequency range between 20 and 183 GHz) and cloud radar at 35 GHz. Temporal resolution is 1 s and vertical resolution is 30 m. Airborne measurement on board research aircraft HALO.
SQA - Scientific Quality Assurance 'approved by author' 18/10/2018 ;TQA - Technical Quality Assurance 'approved by WDCC' 17/10/2018
[observation:Level 1 - Only signal to measurement algorithm used]
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