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Wind Profiler (NCAR)
STATUS
Operational For Field Campaigns
AVAILABILITY
Available for field campaigns
REQUEST PROCEDURE
See deployment request section of NCAR/EOL website http://www.eol.ucar.edu/
Surface Remote
915-MHz Boundary Layer Wind Profiler. MAPR (Multiple Antenna Profiler Radar) designed to make rapid wind measurements using spaced antenna techniques. RIM (Range IMaging) also available.
CONTACT
William O. J. Brown
NCAR
PO Box 3000 Boulder, CO 80303
303-497-8774
wbrown@ucar.edu
http://www.eol.ucar.edu/Members/wbrown/home-page
SECONDARY CONTACT
Steve Cohn
NCAR
cohn@ucar.edu
http://www.eol.ucar.edu/rtf/facilities/mapr/
SPECIFICATIONS
Facility TypeDeployable
LocationNCAR (varies)
VariablesRapid vertical profiles of wind speed, wind direction, reflectivity, precipitation.
Archive Data Availability
REMARKS
Generally deployed as part of the ISS (Integrated Sounding Systems) http://www.eol.ucar.edu/instrumentation/sounding/iss
UPDATED ON
24 Sep 2009 14:33