Lac Castor

Radar Information
Radar name Lac Castor Country 124 - Canada
WSI code Station operating status Operational
Supervising organization Meteorological Service of Canada Station Type Land (fixed)
Installation date 2012-09-12 Region of origin of data North America
Latitude 48.57530000 Longitude -70.67310000
Elevation 801m Tower height 18
Owner name Meteorological Serice of Canada Manufacturer EEC (Enterprise Electronics Corporation)
Time zone America/Inuvik Spatial extent Volume
Communication method Frequency Band C
Frequency 2735 Beam width 1.10
Peak power 0.0 Pulse width 1-2-3-4 0.80    1.60    2.00    0.00
Pulse repetation frequency min 250 Pulse repetation frequency max 1200
Signal processor RVP TX/RX type Magnetron    A
Polarization D Lowest & Highest angle -0.5    24.70
Task cycle time min 10.0 Task cycle time max 0.0
Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBM) -107 Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBZ) 0
Summer reflectivity [Z-R] 200    1.60 Status of Observation
Winter reflectivity [Z-R] 178    2.20 Sampling strategy continuous
Other reflectivity [Z-R] 0    0.00 Instrument Status
Level Of Data Reference time
Schedule of international exchange 1
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