This website's content is no longer actively maintained, but the material has been kept on-line for historical purposes.
The page may contain broken links or outdated information, and parts may not function in current web browsers.

GCSS-DIME Homepage

FIRE I Cirrus Field Campaign

Model Initialization Data

FIRE I Cirrus took place from 13 October through 2 December 1986 in the upper midwest USA centered on Madison, Wisconsin. The experiment area extended from about 30N to 55N latitude and from 80W to 125W longitude.

This case study presents data from 13 Oct 1986 to 2 Nov 1986 and covers a region from 30N to 55N latitude and from 125W to 80W longitude.

6-hourly NCEP Reanalysis data are available here for certain pressure level, surface, and surface flux variables.

You may:

FIRE I Cirrus Field Campaign