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Integrated Surface Irradiance Study (ISIS) Network
STATUS
Operational From 1995 To 2009
AVAILABILITY
Yes, from the web site below
REQUEST PROCEDURE
None
Surface In-Situ Networks
Ground-based direct, diffuse, and total broadband solar irradiance measurements. UVB broadband measurements
CONTACT
John Augustine
NOAA/ESRL/GMD Radiation Group (G-RAD)
325 Broadway R/GMD Boulder, CO 80305
(303) 497-6415
John.A.Augustine@noaa.gov
N/A
SPECIFICATIONS
Network NameISIS
Collectivedoes not apply
Facility TypeNetwork
PurposeOther (explain below)
LocationUSA
Number of Stations9
Map of Stationshttp://www.srrb.noaa.gov/isis/isissites.html
Categoryradiation
Parameters (Most)downwelling solar radiation, direct normal solar radiation, diffuse solar radiation, UVB radiation
Paramters (Limited)Downwelling thermal infrared at Madison, Wisc. after 18-Jun-2009. No UVB after 8-Jun-2009.
Archiveftp://ftp.srrb.noaa.gov/pub/data/isis/
Period of Record1995-2009
Temporal Resolution3 minute
Data Season24/7
Data AvailabilityMonth delay
Other Purposessolar radiation monitoring
FixedYes
MobileNo
PortableNo
REFERENCES
Hicks, B.B., J.J. DeLuisi, and D.R. Matt, The NOAA Integrated Surface Irradiance Study (ISIS)--A New Surface Radiation Monitoring Program, Bulletin of the AMS, 77, 2857-2864 (1996).
REMARKS
Network not funded
UPDATED ON
16 Mar 2010 10:57