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Herber, Andreas (2008): Meteorological synoptical observations from station Ny-Ålesund (1996-12). Alfred Wegener Institute - Research Unit Potsdam, PANGAEA,

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Herber, Andreas (1996): BSRN Station-to-archive file for station Ny-Ålesund (1996-12).
Latitude: 78.925000 * Longitude: 11.930000
Date/Time Start: 1996-12-01T00:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1996-12-31T21:00:00
Minimum Elevation: 11.0 m * Maximum Elevation: 11.0 m
NYA (Ny-Ålesund) * Latitude: 78.925000 * Longitude: 11.930000 * Date/Time: 1992-08-01T00:00:00 * Elevation: 11.0 m * Location: Ny-Ålesund, Spitsbergen * Campaign: WCRP/GEWEX * 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:
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#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
1DATE/TIMEDate/TimeHerber, AndreasGeocode
2Cloud base heighthcodeHerber, AndreasCeilometer
3Horizontal visibilityVVcodeHerber, AndreasVisibility sensor
4Wind directiondddegHerber, AndreasAnemometer
5Wind speedffm/sHerber, AndreasAnemometer
6Temperature, airTTT°CHerber, AndreasThermometer
7Dew/frost pointTdTdTd°CHerber, AndreasHygrometer
8Pressure, atmosphericPPPPhPaHerber, AndreasBarometerStation pressure reduced to sea level
9Characteristic of barometric tendencyacodeHerber, AndreasBarometer
10Amount of barometric tendencyppphPaHerber, AndreasBarometer
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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