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Title: SACR ADVance 3-D Cartesian Cloud Cover (SACR-ADV-3D3C) product

Abstract

SACR-ADV-3D3C remaps the outputs of SACRCORR for cross-wind range-height indicator (CW-RHI) scans to a Cartesian grid and reports reflectivity CFAD and best estimate domain averaged cloud fraction. The final output is a single NetCDF file containing all aforementioned corrected radar moments remapped on a 3-D Cartesian grid, the SACR reflectivity CFAD, a profile of best estimate cloud fraction, a profile of maximum observable x-domain size (xmax), a profile time to horizontal distance estimate and a profile of minimum observable reflectivity (dBZmin).

Authors:
Publication Date:
DOE Contract Number:  
DE-AC05-00OR22725
Research Org.:
Oak Ridge National Lab. (ORNL), Oak Ridge, TN (United States). Atmospheric Radiation Measurement (ARM) Archive
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE Office of Science (SC), Biological and Environmental Research (BER)
Subject:
54 Environmental Sciences
Keywords:
sgpkasacradv3d3cC1.c1, sgpsacradv3d3cC1.c1, 3-D Cartesian grid, reflectivity CFAD
OSTI Identifier:
1346006
DOI:
https://doi.org/10.5439/1346006

Citation Formats

Meng Wang, Tami Toto, Eugene Clothiaux, Katia Lamer, Mariko Oue. SACR ADVance 3-D Cartesian Cloud Cover (SACR-ADV-3D3C) product. United States: N. p., 2017. Web. doi:10.5439/1346006.
Meng Wang, Tami Toto, Eugene Clothiaux, Katia Lamer, Mariko Oue. SACR ADVance 3-D Cartesian Cloud Cover (SACR-ADV-3D3C) product. United States. doi:https://doi.org/10.5439/1346006
Meng Wang, Tami Toto, Eugene Clothiaux, Katia Lamer, Mariko Oue. 2017. "SACR ADVance 3-D Cartesian Cloud Cover (SACR-ADV-3D3C) product". United States. doi:https://doi.org/10.5439/1346006. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1346006. Pub date:Wed Mar 08 00:00:00 EST 2017
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title = {SACR ADVance 3-D Cartesian Cloud Cover (SACR-ADV-3D3C) product},
author = {Meng Wang, Tami Toto, Eugene Clothiaux, Katia Lamer, Mariko Oue},
abstractNote = {SACR-ADV-3D3C remaps the outputs of SACRCORR for cross-wind range-height indicator (CW-RHI) scans to a Cartesian grid and reports reflectivity CFAD and best estimate domain averaged cloud fraction. The final output is a single NetCDF file containing all aforementioned corrected radar moments remapped on a 3-D Cartesian grid, the SACR reflectivity CFAD, a profile of best estimate cloud fraction, a profile of maximum observable x-domain size (xmax), a profile time to horizontal distance estimate and a profile of minimum observable reflectivity (dBZmin).},
doi = {10.5439/1346006},
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place = {United States},
year = {2017},
month = {3}
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