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Data set name

Marine Atmospheric Boundary Layer Data from the Southern North Sea (1986-96)

Data holding centreRoyal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
CountryNetherlands  Netherlands
Time period1986 - 1996
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Southern North sea (N52 16, E004 18)

Observations 
Parameters

Wind strength and direction; Heat fluxes between the water column and the atmosphere; Other meteorological measurements

Instruments

Anemometers; wave recorders

Description 
Summary

KNMI keeps an archive of data from various experiments for measuring various fluxes through the atmospheric boundary layer, which are kept in digital form in a mass storage system and CD-ROM. Contact person: C. van Oort (oortvan@knmi.nl). Projects involved are HEXMAX (1986), VIERS (1989, laboratory) (1990, field experiment), ASGASEX (1992, 1993), ASGAMAGE (1996).

OriginatorsRoyal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
Availability 
OrganisationRoyal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
AvailabilityUnknown
ContactFrits Koek (KNMI Operationeel Datacentrum (KODAC))
Address

Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute
Wilhelminalaan 10 P.O. Box 201
De Bilt

3730 AE
Netherlands

Telephone+31 (0)30 2206860
Facsimile+31 30 2210407
Emailfrits.koek@knmi.nl
Administration 
Collating centreNational Oceanographic Data Committee
Local identifier20005108
Global identifier2993
Last revised2009-09-23