NAMMA SENEGAL RADIOSONDE AND TOWER FLUX DATA V1

Metadata Updated: August 9, 2018

The NAMMA Senegal Radiosonde and Tower Flux data includes measurements of humidity, wind speed/direction and velocity. Additionally, the flux data includes photosynthetically active radiation (PAR), air and soil temperature and heat flux data. The flux data was obtained from a tower located in Kawasara, Sengal, Africa. These data files were generated during support of the NASA African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analyses (NAMMA) campaign, a field research investigation sponsored by the Science Mission Directorate of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). This mission was based in the Cape Verde Islands, 350 miles off the coast of Senegal in west Africa. Commencing in August 2006, NASA scientists employed surface observation networks and aircraft to characterize the evolution and structure of African Easterly Waves (AEWs) and Mesoscale Convective Systems over continental western Africa, and their associated impacts on regional water and energy budgets.

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Public: This dataset is intended for public access and use. License: No license information was provided. If this work was prepared by an officer or employee of the United States government as part of that person's official duties it is considered a U.S. Government Work.

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References

https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/fieldCampaigns/namma/Senegal-Radiosonde-Flux/data/
https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/fieldCampaigns/namma/Senegal-Radiosonde-Flux/browse/namma_senegal-sonde_060824_0305_prof.jpg
https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/fieldCampaigns/namma/Senegal-Radiosonde-Flux/browse/
http://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/uso/ds_docs/namma/namsenegal/namsenegal_dataset.html
https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/doc/namma/namsenegal/Senegal_sondes_README_processed.txt
https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/doc/namma/namsenegal/readme_flux.txt
http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/NAMMA/RADIOSONDE/DATA202
https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/home/field-campaigns/namma
https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/home/about-ghrc/citing-ghrc-daac-data

Dates

Metadata Created Date August 9, 2018
Metadata Updated Date August 9, 2018

Metadata Source

Harvested from NASA Data.json

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Metadata Created Date August 9, 2018
Metadata Updated Date August 9, 2018
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Related Documents https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/fieldCampaigns/namma/Senegal-Radiosonde-Flux/data/, https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/fieldCampaigns/namma/Senegal-Radiosonde-Flux/browse/namma_senegal-sonde_060824_0305_prof.jpg, https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/fieldCampaigns/namma/Senegal-Radiosonde-Flux/browse/, http://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/uso/ds_docs/namma/namsenegal/namsenegal_dataset.html, https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/doc/namma/namsenegal/Senegal_sondes_README_processed.txt, https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/pub/doc/namma/namsenegal/readme_flux.txt, http://dx.doi.org/10.5067/NAMMA/RADIOSONDE/DATA202, https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/home/field-campaigns/namma, https://ghrc.nsstc.nasa.gov/home/about-ghrc/citing-ghrc-daac-data
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