ISS operations at CFACT


NCAR/EOL is operating Integrated Sounding Systems (ISS) in the Heber Valley in Utah for the CFACT winter time fog study.  


ISS Lead Scientist: William Brown

Engineers: John Sobtzak, Gary Granger, Isabel Suhr, David Ortigoza

Technicians: Lou Verstraete, Liz Bernhardt

Data Managers: Jacquie Witte, Matt Paulus

Realtime Preliminary Plots (not quality controlled)


Sensor Manufacturer Site Location
 Radar Wind Profiler  NCAR 449 MHz Modular Wind Profiler with RASS North Pivot
 Wind Lidar  Vaisala / Leosphere Windcube 200S Railway Service Pad
 Soundings  Vaisala MW41 launching 120 RS41 radiosondes

DC Supersite

 Ceilometers  Vaisala CL51 and CL61 North Pivot & DC Supersite
 GPS water Vapor  Trimble NetR8 and WXT Railway Service Pad
 Surface met  Lufft WS800, Hukseflux NR01 and PTB210 North Pivot & DC Supersite
 Web cameras  (various) North Pivot & Railway Service Pad
 Visibility Sensor  Campbell CS125 TBD
Radiometer Hukseflux NR01 North Pivot
Disdrometer ORR Persivel 2 North Pivot
Aerosol PurpkeAir PA-II-SD North Pivot