CEOP Reference Site Characteristics

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GEWEX CSE GAME (CAMP)
Reference Site Name
and Information Links
Eastern Siberian Tundra
(Tiksi site)
Eastern Siberian Taiga
(Yakutsk site)
Mongolia Tibet Tongyu
(Inner Mongolia)
Northern South China Sea
Southern Japan
Site Latitude
Longitude
71.62N
128.75E
61.90-62.27N
129.10-129.87E
45.70N-46.80N
106.20E-107.70E
31.00N-35.52N
84.05E-93.784E
44.416N
122.867E
22.00N-25.63N
119.56E-122.07E
MOLTS Latitude/Longitude 71.62N
128.75E
62.25N
129.62E
45.74N
106.26E
31.37N
91.90E
32.50N
84.08E
44.46N
122.12E
24.97N
121.18E
MOLTS Elevation (m) 38 220 1393 4580
4416
  134.1
Site Maps X X X Plateau Scale
Mesoscale
X X
Site Pictures X X X X X  
Site Contacts X X X X X X
Site Type 1D 2.5D 2.5D 3D 2.5D 3D
Data Collection Period Sep 1997 to Present 2000 to Present Aug 2000 to Present Aug 1997 to Present   Jan 2000 to Present
UPPER AIR OBSERVATIONS
Radiosonde
(X = on-site, XX = off-site operational)
      X   X
Meteorological Tower X X   X X  
Radar     X X    
Lidar       X    
Profiler       X    
RASS       X    
SURFACE OBSERVATIONS
Air Temperature X X X X X X
Humidity X X X X X X
Wind X X X X X X
Pressure X X X X X X
Precipitation X   X X X X
Snow X X   X    
Skin Temperature X X X X X  
Upward Shortwave Radiation X X   X X  
Downward Shortwave Radiation X X   X X  
Upward Longwave Radiation X X   X X  
Downward Longwave Radiation X X   X X  
Upward Photosynthetically Active Radiation            
Downward Photosynthetically Active Radiation            
Net Radiation X X X X X  
Sensible Heat Flux   X   X    
Latent Heat Flux   X   X    
Ground Heat Flux X X X X X  
Momentum Flux   X   X    
CO2 Flux   X        
Evaporation   X        
Streamflow       X    
Reservoir            
Vegetation   X X      
SUB-SURFACE OBSERVATIONS
Soil Temperature X X X X X X
Soil Moisture X X X X    

GEWEX CSE GAME (CAMP)
Reference Site Name
and Information Links
Himalayas Korean
Haenam
Korean
Peninsula
Chao-Phraya River North-East Thailand Western Pacific Ocean Equatorial Island
Site Latitude
Longitude
27.70-27.96N
86.71-86.82E
34.55N
126.57E
37.75N
127.15E
15.00N - 20.00N
98.00E - 105.00E
14.47N
102.38E
7.05N
134.27E
0.2S
100.32E
MOLTS Locations 27.96N
86.81E
34.55N
126.57E
37.44N
127.90E
17.16N
99.87E
16.85N
100.48E

18.40N
99.47E

18.81N
98.90E
14.47N
102.38E
7.05N
134.27E
8.46N
134.48E
0.20S
100.32E
MOLTS Elevation (m) 5050 14 330 20
44
241
?
311 2
?
699
Site Maps X X X X X X X
Site Pictures X X X X X X X
Site Contacts X X X X X X X
Site Type 1D 3D 2.5D 3D 1D 1D 1D
Data Collection Period Nov 1994 to Present July 2002 to Present Oct 2001 to Present 1998 to Present 2000 to Present Nov 2000 to Present Aug 1999 to Present
UPPER AIR OBSERVATIONS
Radiosonde (X = on-site, XX = off-site operational)           X X
Meteorological Tower     X X      
Radar   X       X X
Lidar           X  
Profiler       X     X
RASS       X     X
SURFACE OBSERVATIONS
Air Temperature X X X X X X X
Humidity X   X X X X X
Wind X X X X X X X
Pressure X X X X X X  
Precipitation X   X X X X X
Snow X            
Skin Temperature       X X    
Upward Shortwave Radiation X X X X X    
Downward Shortwave Radiation X X X X X   X
Upward Longwave Radiation X X X X X    
Downward Longwave Radiation X X X X X    
Upward Photosynthetically Active Radiation              
Downward Photosynthetically Active Radiation              
Net Radiation X X X X X    
Sensible Heat Flux   X X X      
Latent Heat Flux   X X X      
Ground Heat Flux X   X X X    
Momentum Flux   X X X      
CO2 Flux   X X X      
Evaporation   X          
Streamflow              
Reservoir              
Vegetation              
SUB-SURFACE OBSERVATIONS
Soil Temperature X   X X X    
Soil Moisture X   X X    

GEWEX CSE LBA
Reference Site Name
and Information Links
Rondonia Pantanal Manaus Caxiuana Brasilia Santarem
Site Latitude
Longitude
10.08S
61.93W
19.56S
57.01W
2.61S
60.21W
1.72S
51.46W
15.93S
47.92W
3.02S
54.97W
MOLTS Locations 10.08S
61.93W
19.56S
57.01W
2.61S
60.21W
1.71S
51.51W
15.93S
47.92W
3.02S
54.97W
MOLTS Elevation (m) 190          
Site Maps X X X X X X
Site Pictures X X X X X X
Site Contacts X X X X X X
Site Type 2.5D 2.5D 2.5D 2.5D 2.5D 2.5D
Data Collection Period April 1999 to Present September 2000 to Present July 1999 to Present Mid-1999 to Present August 2000 to Present July 2000 to Present  
UPPER AIR OBSERVATIONS
Radiosonde (X = on-site, XX = off-site operational) XX XX XX XX XX XX
Radar            
Lidar            
Profiler            
RASS            
SURFACE OBSERVATIONS
Air Temperature X X X X   X
Humidity X X X     X
Wind X X X X X X
Pressure X X X     X
Precipitation X X X X   X
Snow            
Skin Temperature X   X      
Upward Shortwave Radiation X X X X X  
Downward Shortwave Radiation X X X X X X
Upward Longwave Radiation X   X X    
Downward Longwave Radiation X   X X    
Upward Photosynthetically Active Radiation   X   X X  
Downward Photosynthetically Active Radiation X X X X X  
Net Radiation X X X X X X
Sensible Heat Flux X X X X X X
Latent Heat Flux X X X X X X
Ground Heat Flux   X     X X
Momentum Flux X X X X X X
CO2 Flux X X X X X X
Evaporation            
Streamflow            
Reservoir            
Vegetation            
SUB-SURFACE OBSERVATIONS
Soil Temperature       X X X
Soil Moisture           X

GEWEX CSE GAPP MAGS
Reference Site Name
and Information Links
SGP Bondville, IL Ft. Peck, MT Oak Ridge, TN Mt. Bigelow, AZ BERMS
Site Latitude
Longitude
34N - 39N
94.5W - 100.5W
40.01N
88.29W
48.31N
105.10W
35.96N
84.29W
32.42N
110.73W
53.419 - 54.319N
104.24 - 106.32W
MOLTS Locations 36.61N
97.49W
40.01N
88.29W
48.31N
105.10W
35.96N
84.29W
32.42N
110.73W
53.99N
105.12W
MOLTS Elevation (m) 313 ~300     2583 628.94
Site Maps X X X X X X
Site Pictures X X X X X X
Site Contacts X X X X X X
Site Type 3D 1D 1D 1D 1D 2.5D
Data Collection Period 1994 to
Present
25 Aug 1996 to
Present
3 Nov 1999 to
Present
1 Jan 1995 to
Present
15 Apr 2002 to
Present
1 Jan 1997 to
Present
UPPER AIR OBSERVATIONS
Radiosonde (X = on-site, XX = off-site operational) X XX XX XX XX XX
Radar X          
Lidar X          
Profiler X          
RASS X          
SURFACE OBSERVATIONS
Air Temperature X X X X X X
Humidity X X X X X X
Wind X X X X X X
Pressure X X X X X X
Precipitation X X X X X X
Snow           X
Skin Temperature X X X X X  
Upward Shortwave Radiation X X X X X X
Downward Shortwave Radiation X X X X X X
Upward Longwave Radiation X X X X X X
Downward Longwave Radiation X X X X X X
Upward Photosynthetically Active Radiation   X X     X
Downward Photosynthetically Active Radiation   X X X   X
Net Radiation X X X X X X
Sensible Heat Flux X X X X X X
Latent Heat Flux X X X X X X
Ground Heat Flux X X X X X X
Momentum Flux X X X X X  
CO2 Flux   X X X X  
Evaporation X          
Streamflow X          
Reservoir X          
Vegetation X          
SUB-SURFACE OBSERVATIONS
Soil Temperature X X X X X X
Soil Moisture X X X   X  

GEWEX CSE BALTEX AMMA MDB Other
Reference Site Name
and Information Links
Lindenberg Cabauw Sodankylš Norunda Oueme Niamey Tumbarumba Tropical Western Pacific North Slope of Alaska
Site Latitude
Longitude
52.20N
14.12E
51.97N
4.93E
67.37N
26.65E
60.08N
17.48E
9-10N
1.5-2.5E
13-14N
2-3E
35.66S
148.15E
10N-10S
120E-150W
70-72N
156-158W
MOLTS Locations 52.17N
14.12E
51.97N
4.93E
67.37N
26.65E
60.08N
17.48E
9.50N
2.00E
13.50N
2.50E
35.66S
148.15E
2.06S
147.43E
12.43S
130.89E
71.32N
156.62W
MOLTS Elevation (m) 112 -1 179 45     1200 6  
Site Maps X X X X     X X X
Site Pictures X X X X     X X X
Site Contacts X X X   X X X X X
Site Type 1D 1D 1D   2.5D 2.5D 1D 3D 2.5D
Data Collection Period     November 2000 to Present       March 2000
to Present
1996 to Present July 1997 to Present
UPPER AIR OBSERVATIONS
Radiosonde (X = on-site, XX = off-site operational) X XX X         X X
Radar   X X         X X
Lidar   X           X X
Profiler X X           X X
RASS X X           X X
SURFACE OBSERVATIONS
Air Temperature X X X X X X X X X
Humidity X X X X X X   X X
Wind X X X X X X X X X
Pressure X X X X     X X X
Precipitation X X X X X X X X X
Snow X   X           X
Skin Temperature X X           X X
Upward Shortwave Radiation X X X X     X X X
Downward Shortwave Radiation X X X X     X X X
Upward Longwave Radiation X X   X       X X
Downward Longwave Radiation X X   X       X X
Upward Photosynthetically Active Radiation X     X          
Downward Photosynthetically Active Radiation X     X          
Net Radiation X X   X     X X X
Sensible Heat Flux X X X X          
Latent Heat Flux X X X X          
Ground Heat Flux X X   X     X    
Momentum Flux X X X X          
CO2 Flux   X              
Evaporation                  
Streamflow         X X      
Reservoir                  
Vegetation                  
SUB-SURFACE OBSERVATIONS
Soil Temperature X X   X     X    
Soil Moisture X X   X     X