Tropical eastern Pacific synthesis

Data sets (updated 2010 May)

  • In-situ time series from Eastern Pacific Stratus cruises.
    • Averages of Southeastern Pacific Stratus cruise time series in situ ship observations are aggregated at 10-minute and hourly intervals and in hourly diurnal composites for each year.
    • Autumn cruises from years 2001, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 are available singly or in one big file.
    • Download NetCDF or tab-delimited ASCII text.
  • Rawinsondes from Stratus cruises.
    • Temperature, pressure, humidity, and wind velocity from GPS rawinsondes released every 3-8 hours (NetCDF).
      • Height profiles interpolated to 10 m
      • Pressure profiles interpolated to 1 hPa
    • 20S summary image
  • To retrieve by FTP:
    • ftp ftp.etl.noaa.gov
    • Log on as anonymous.
    • Use email as password.
    • cd /et6/cruises/STRATUS_synthesis

Tropical Eastern Pacific References