Adventdalen Field Station

Contact
Full Name: 
Chris Hall
email: 
chris.hall@uit.no
Institution: 
UiT The Arctic University of Norway
Info
Observation Facility Type: 
land platform (fixed)
Observation Facility Status: 
Operational
Core data: 
Yes
Part of SIOS project: 
SIOS-InfraNor
Observation Facility ID
RiS ID(s): 
3729
Geospatial location
Coordinates: 
POINT (15.99172 78.16985)
Height above mean sea level (m): 
39.00
Observed Variable(s)
Observed Variable: 
ATMOSPHERE>CLOUDS>MESOSPHERIC CLOUDS (OBSERVED/ANALYZED)>POLAR MESOSPHERIC CLOUDS
Start Date: 
2019-05-01
Instrument model and serial number: 
ATRAD MST radar
Instrument routine maintenance: 
When required
Sampling procedures: 
normally 10 min
Observed Variable: 
ATMOSPHERE>ATMOSPHERIC WINDS>WIND DYNAMICS>TURBULENCE
Start Date: 
2019-05-01
Instrument model and serial number: 
ATRAD MST radar
Instrument routine maintenance: 
when required
Sampling procedures: 
Normally 10 min
Observed Variable: 
ATMOSPHERE>ATMOSPHERIC WINDS>WIND DYNAMICS>HORIZONTAL WIND VELOCITY/SPEED
Start Date: 
2019-05-01
Instrument model and serial number: 
ATRAD meteor wind radar
Instrument routine maintenance: 
when requuired
Sampling procedures: 
nominally 2 minutes, but to generate results 1 hour data collection before dissemination
Observed Variable: 
ATMOSPHERE>ALTITUDE>TROPOPAUSE
Start Date: 
2020-01-01
Instrument model and serial number: 
ATRAD MST radar
Instrument routine maintenance: 
when required
Sampling procedures: 
Normally 10 min
Observed Variable: 
SPECTRAL/ENGINEERING>RADAR>RADAR BACKSCATTER
Start Date: 
2019-05-01
Instrument model and serial number: 
ATRAD MST radar
Instrument routine maintenance: 
when required
Sampling procedures: 
Nominally 10 min, summary plots daily
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