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Boulder Atmospheric Observatory 2008 PSD Wind Profilers / Met Station

A network of 3 radar wind profilers operated by NOAA ESRL Physical Sciences Division will be deployed in the Front Range along an approximate East-West line. A surface meteorological measurement station will be located on the Continental Divide. The aim is to observe the growth of planetary boundary layer and cross-Divide transport.

Measurement Period: July - August 2008
Contact: Allen White 303-497-5155
Data Download

Data description:

Locations Coordinates Elev (m) Instruments Measurement
Erie 40.100 N, 105.040 W 1530 Radar wind profiler Vertical profiles of horizontal winds
Table Mountain 40.128 N, 105.244 W 1709 Radar wind profiler Vertical profiles of horizontal winds
Granby Airport 40.089 N, 105.917 W 2504 Radar wind profiler Vertical profiles of horizontal winds
Continental Divide 39.887 N, 105.698 W 3697 Surface met station Standard meteorological data