Radar Information
Radar name Bourges Country 250 - France
WSI code 0-20010-0-07255 Station operating status Operational
Supervising organization Météo-France Station Type Land (fixed)
Installation date 1987-01-01 Region of origin of data Europe
Latitude 47.0586 Longitude 2.3594
Elevation 162m Tower height 11
Owner name Météo-France Manufacturer Thomson
Time zone Europe/Paris Spatial extent Volume
Communication method Frequency Band C
Frequency 5640 Beam width 1.25
Peak power 250.0 Pulse width 1-2-3-4 2.00         
Pulse repetation frequency min 304 Pulse repetation frequency max 380
Signal processor Castor2 TX/RX type Magnetron    A
Polarization S Lowest & Highest angle 0.7    5.20
Task cycle time min 5.0 Task cycle time max 15.0
Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBM) Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBZ)
Summer reflectivity [Z-R] 200    1.60 Status of Observation
Winter reflectivity [Z-R] 200    1.60 Sampling strategy continuous
Other reflectivity [Z-R]    Instrument Status
Level Of Data Reference time
Schedule of international exchange 0
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