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Herber, Andreas (2005): Meteorological synoptical observations from station Ny-Ålesund (1992-03) [dataset]. Alfred Wegener Institute - Research Unit Potsdam, PANGAEA,

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König-Langlo, Gert (2012): Validation routines for synoptic observations. Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research, Bremerhaven, Germany, hdl:10013/epic.40293.d001
Latitude: 78.922700 * Longitude: 11.927300
Date/Time Start: 1992-03-01T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1992-03-31T21:00:00
Minimum Elevation: 11.0 m * Maximum Elevation: 11.0 m
NYA (Ny-Ålesund) * Latitude: 78.922700 * Longitude: 11.927300 * Date/Time: 1992-08-01T00:00:00 * Elevation: 11.0 m * Location: Ny-Ålesund, Spitsbergen * Campaign: AWIPEV_based * Basis: AWIPEV * Method/Device: Monitoring station (MONS) * Comment: BSRN station no: 11; Surface type: tundra; Topography type: mountain valley, rural; Horizon: doi:10.1594/PANGAEA.669522; Station scientist:
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
2Cloud base heighthcodeHerber, AndreasCeilometer (CEIL)
3Horizontal visibilityVVcodeHerber, AndreasVisibility sensor
4Wind directiondddegHerber, AndreasAnemometer
5Wind speedffm/sHerber, AndreasAnemometer
6Temperature, airTTT°CHerber, AndreasThermometer
7Dew/frost pointTdTdTd°CHerber, AndreasHygrometer (HYGRO)
8Pressure, atmosphericPPPPhPaHerber, AndreasBarometer (BARO)Station pressure reduced to sea level
9Characteristic of barometric tendencyacodeHerber, AndreasBarometer (BARO)
10Amount of barometric tendencyppphPaHerber, AndreasBarometer (BARO)
11Present weatherwwcodeHerber, AndreasVisual observation
12Past weather1W1codeHerber, AndreasVisual observation
13Past weather2W2codeHerber, AndreasVisual observation
14Low cloudCLcodeHerber, AndreasVisual observation
15Middle cloudCMcodeHerber, AndreasVisual observation
16High cloudCHcodeHerber, AndreasVisual observation
17Total cloud amountNcodeHerber, AndreasVisual observation
18Low/middle cloud amountNhcodeHerber, AndreasVisual observation
19Temperature, air, maximumTxTxTx°CHerber, AndreasThermometer
20Temperature, air, minimumTnTnTn°CHerber, AndreasThermometer
21Whiteout yes/no96111y/nHerber, AndreasVisual observation
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