SHOUT 2016 El Niño Rapid Response (ENRR)

In February 2016, SHOUT collaborated with the NOAA El Niño Rapid Response Experiment (ENRR) with the goal of collecting observations of high-impact Pacific weather systems associated with the major El Niño that winter. Three mission were flown with the NASA Global Hawk samping weather in advance of impacts in southern Alaska, the Pacific Northwest, and northern California. Payloads included the Airborne Vertical Atmospheric Profiling System (AVAPS), the High Altitude MMIC Sounding Radiometer (HAMSR), the High Altitude Wind and Rain Airborne Profiler (HIWRAP), and a NOAA Ozone instrument.

Mission Summary Documents

Mission Summaries by Flight => Download


Bias-Corrected EOL Data Files

EOL Data Files by Flight => Download
EOL Data Archive All Flights => Download
Documentation => Download
Credit: UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory.

Realtime Data Files (Uncorrected)

EOL/FRD Files => Download
TEMP DROP Message Files => Download
Skew-T Image Files => Download
Credit: Realtime processing performed by the NOAA Hurricane Research Division.


Realtime Flight Data => Download
Quicklooks Data => Download
Documentation => Download
Credit: Shannon Brown and Bjorn Lambrigtsen, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology; email:


Quick-look KML images available from the HIWRAP team here


Realtime Flight Data => Download
Documentation => Download
Credit: Troy Thornberry, NOAA/ESRL/CSD; email: