Clouds - Baltex Bridge Cloud campaign august-september 2001 at Cabauw

The BALTEX BRIDGE CAMPAIGN: An integrated approach for a better understanding of clouds. The BBC was performed around a central experimental facility at Cabauw, Netherlands. Cabauw was part of a regional network consisting of 10 remote sensing stations covering a region of 100 km x 100 km in the central Netherlands. Aircraft observations, satellite analysis, and atmospheric modeling were centered around Cabauw. The campaign lasted from 1 August until the end of September 2001. A Microwave Intercomparison Campaign (MICAM) at Cabauw marked the beginning of the campaign. After 2 weeks the microwave radiometers were distributed over the regional network that performed continuous cloud and radiation observations using lidar ceilometers, infrared radiometers, and pyranometers. In situ cloud and radiation measurements by three aircraft and a tethered balloon were performed in September.

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Author Arnoud Apituley
Maintainer KNMI Data Services
Version 1.1
Last Updated June 8, 2021, 09:48 (UTC)
Created June 8, 2021, 09:48 (UTC)
Dataset name bbc1_campaign_cabauw_2001
Dataset version 1.1
East bound longitude 6.46
File identifier 4a86493c-4451-41f1-91c2-a6a132f407a5
From 2001-08-01T00:00:00
Identifier urn:xkdc:ds:nl.knmi::bbc1_campaign_cabauw_2001/1.1/
License https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/deed.en
Linage statement data processed by campaign participants, details available from system managers
North bound latitude 53.01
Publication timestamp 2019-11-05T12:10:48
Reference system identifier EPSG4326
South bound latitude 51.03
Status completed
Supplemental information Results are published in BAMS: "The BALTEX Bridge Campaign: An integrated approach for a better understanding of clouds", S. Crewell et al, doi: 10.1175/BAMS-85-10-1565
Until 2001-09-30T23:59:59
Update frequency notPlanned
Use limitation no limitations
West bound longitude 2.9