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Automated Weather System (AWS) data collected from Avery Plateau, 2011
GB/NERC/BAS/PDC/00587

Summary

Abstract:
Ground-based meteorological data from Automatic Weather Stations (AWS) were collected to observe the atmospheric flow along a transect across the Antarctic Peninsula mountains around 67 degrees south during the NERC-funded Orographic Flows and the Climate of the Antarctic Peninsula (OFCAP) project (2011). The AWS on the Avery Plateau was deployed on 10 Jan 2011 until early July 2011.

Keywords:
AWS, Avery Plateau, Relative Humidity, Wind Direction, Wind speed, air temperature, barometric pressure

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