Precipitation - radar 5 minute full volume data De Bilt - archive

Archive of volume data of radar reflectivity (uncorrected and corrected for ground clutter), radial velocity, and spread in radial velocity for the radar in De Bilt. Time interval is 5 minutes. Data have been archived in one .tar file per day.

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Field Value
Author Hidde Leijnse
Maintainer KNMI Data Services
Version 1.0
Last Updated September 13, 2021, 09:39 (UTC)
Created September 13, 2021, 09:39 (UTC)
Dataset name radar_tar_volume_debilt
Dataset version 1.0
East bound longitude 9.85
File identifier 61d226c0-bebe-418d-a578-32fc21987d32
From 2008-01-01T00:00:00
Identifier urn:xkdc:ds:nl.knmi::radar_tar_volume_debilt/1.0/
Linage statement Radar reflectivities and Doppler spectra are measured by the radar in De Bilt (52.1017 N, 5.1783 E) in scans with elevation angles of 0.3, 0.4, 0.8, 1.1, 2.0, 3.0, 4.5, 6.0, 8.0, 10.0, 12.0, 15.0, 20.0, and 25.0 degrees. Uncorrected radar reflectivities are stored, and a Doppler filter is used to generate ground clutter-corrected reflectivities. The mean (radial velocity) and standard deviation (spread in radial velocity) of Doppler spectra are stored as well. The time stamp in the file name corresponds to the start time of the lowest radar scan.
North bound latitude 54.98
Publication timestamp 2014-10-01T10:20:39
Reference system identifier PROJ.4+proj=aeqd+a=6378.137+b=6356.752+R_A+lat_0=52.1017+lon_0=5.1783+x_0=0y_0=0
South bound latitude 49.23
Status onGoing
Until 2017-01-21T00:00:00
Update frequency asNeeded
Use limitation no limitations
West bound longitude 0.5