GCOS Reference Upper-Air Network

GRUAN News

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Remote sensing paper Schröder et al. 2019

The following GRUAN-relevant paper was published at Remote Sensing: " The GEWEX Water Vapor Assessment: Overview and Introduction to Results and…

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JGR paper Trent et al. 2019

The following GRUAN-relevant paper was published at JGR Atmospheres: " GEWEX water vapor assessment: Validation of AIRS tropospheric humidity profiles…
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Data Network Station

GNSS station installed at Lamont (Southern Great Plains)

In a cooperative effort, ARM and GFZ Potsdam have set up a GNSS station at the GRUAN site in Lamont (Southern Great Plains).

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GRUAN Technical Document 7 published

GRUAN Technical Document 7 (GRUAN-TD-7) published with title "Review of Multiple-payload Radiosonde Sounding Configurations for Determining…

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AMT paper Kobayashi et al. 2019 in review

The following GRUAN-relevant paper was published at AMTD: "Comparison of the GRUAN data products for Meisei RS-11G and Vaisala RS92-SGP radiosondes at…

Network

The value of collaboration in New Zealand

Development of a Site Atmospheric State Best Estimate for Lauder temperature demonstrates the value of collaboration between NIWA and the New Zealand…

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AMT paper Carminati et al. 2018 in review

The following GRUAN-relevant paper was published at AMTD: "Using reference radiosondes to characterise NWP model uncertainty for improved satellite…

Meeting Document

Report of the GRUAN ICM-10 released to the public

Report of the Tenth GCOS Reference Upper Air Network Implementation and Coordination Meeting (GRUAN ICM-10) published
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Working group

June Wang new co-chair of WG-GRUAN

We are pleased to announce that June Wang (SUNY Albany) has accepted the position of co-chair of the Working Group to GRUAN, hereby taking over this…
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Event

The 10th anniversary of the establishment of GRUAN

The 10th anniversary of the establishment of the Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) Reference Upper Air Network (GRUAN) was celebrated during the…

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ACP paper Brunamonti et al. 2018 in review

The following GRUAN-relevant paper was published at ACP: “Balloon-borne measurements of temperature, water vapor, ozone and aerosol backscatter at…

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ESSD paper Tradowsky et al. 2018 in review

The following GRUAN-relevant paper was published at ESSD: “Combining Data from the Distributed GRUAN Site Lauder-Invercargill, New Zealand, to…

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GRUAN Technical Document 5 has been published

We are pleased to announce that GRUAN Technical Document 5 (GRUAN-TD-5) 'Characteristics and data processing for the Meisei RS-11G and iMS-100…

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AMS paper Weatherhead et al. 2017

The following GRUAN-relevant paper was published at AMS: “Spatial Coverage of Monitoring Networks: A Climate Observing System Simulation Experiment ”…

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AMT paper Kremser et al. 2018 in review

The following GRUAN-relevant paper was published at AMTD: “Is it feasible to estimate radiosonde biases from interlaced measurements?” by Kremser et…