Search Help
Atmospheric Boundary Layer Measurements on the Weddell Sea Drifting Station
Entry ID: NSF-ANT90-24544

Abstract: Location: Ice camp on perennial sea ice in the southwestern corner of the Weddell Sea, Antarctic

The first direct radiative and turbulent surface flux measurements ever made over floating Antarctic sea ice. The data are from Ice Station Weddell as it drifted in the western Weddell Sea from February to late May 1992.

Data Types:

Hourly measurements of the turbulent surface fluxes of momentum ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: Original data submitted.

Description: NSF Award Abstract #9024544
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -61.2   S: -71.4   E: -43.2   W: -53.8
Min Altitude: 0 Max Altitude: 8000

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1992-02-21
Stop Date: 1992-06-05
Data Set Progress
Data Center
United States Antarctic Program Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: info at
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Phone: 603-448-3555
Email: eandreas at
Contact Address:
NorthWest Research Associates, Inc.
City: Redmond
Province or State: WA
Postal Code: 98052
Country: US
Extended Metadata Properties
(Click to view more)

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-07-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12