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DYCOMS-II Field Campaign

Large Scale Observations

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DYCOMS-II is the name given to a field campaign which proposes to collect data for the purposes of testing large-eddy simulations of nocturnal tratocumulus. DYCOMS-II is based on measurements taken from the NCAR EC-130Q in and around nocturnal marine stratocumulus. The experiment consists of 9 flights out of North Island Naval Air Station (just west of San Diego) between July 7 and July 28, 2001. Eight of these flights were nocturnal.

This case study presents data from 7 July 2001 to 28 July 2001 and covers a region from 25N to 40N latitude and from 130W to 115W longitude.

Gridded Data


SSM/I Daily Data Product

TOVS Atmosphere Gridded Data Product

GPCP 1-Degree Daily Precipitation Data

NCEP Reanalysis

Point Data

Rawinsonde Observations

DYCOMS-II Field Campaign