Radar Information
Radar name Opoul Country 250 - France
WSI code 0-20010-0-07745 Station operating status Operational
Supervising organization Météo-France Station Type Land (fixed)
Installation date 2000-01-01 Region of origin of data Europe
Latitude 42.9183 Longitude 2.865
Elevation 702m Tower height 15
Owner name Météo-France Manufacturer Thomson
Time zone Europe/Paris Spatial extent Volume
Communication method Frequency Band S
Frequency 2805 Beam width 1.28
Peak power 850.0 Pulse width 1-2-3-4 2.00    0.00    0.00    0.00
Pulse repetation frequency min 232 Pulse repetation frequency max 290
Signal processor Castor2 TX/RX type Magnetron    A
Polarization D Lowest & Highest angle 0.6    9.50
Task cycle time min 5.0 Task cycle time max 15.0
Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBM) 0 Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBZ) 0
Summer reflectivity [Z-R] 200    1.60 Status of Observation
Winter reflectivity [Z-R] 200    1.60 Sampling strategy continuous
Other reflectivity [Z-R] 0    0.00 Instrument Status
Level Of Data Reference time
Schedule of international exchange 0
Local Web Url http://france.meteofrance.com/france/observations?85216.path=animationsatelliteradar
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