Radar Information
Radar name Bømlo Country 578 - Norway
WSI code 0-20010-0-01405 Station operating status Operational
Supervising organization Norwegian Meteorological Institute Station Type Land (fixed)
Installation date 2002-09-01 Region of origin of data Europe
Latitude 59.85294 Longitude 5.09033
Elevation 95m Tower height 9
Owner name Norwegian Meteorological Institute Manufacturer Selex
Time zone Europe/Oslo Spatial extent Volume
Communication method Frequency Band C
Frequency 5640 Beam width 1.00
Peak power 400.0 Pulse width 1-2-3-4 0.82    2.40    0.00    0.00
Pulse repetation frequency min 500 Pulse repetation frequency max 1450
Signal processor GDRX5 TX/RX type Magnetron    D
Polarization D Lowest & Highest angle 0.5    35.00
Task cycle time min 5.0 Task cycle time max 10.0
Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBM) -119 Minimum detectable signal of the receiver (DBZ) 0
Summer reflectivity [Z-R] 200    1.60 Status of Observation primary
Winter reflectivity [Z-R] 200    1.60 Sampling strategy continuous
Other reflectivity [Z-R] 0    0.00 Instrument Status
Level Of Data raw Reference time timeServer
Schedule of international exchange 1
Local Web Url https://www.yr.no/nb/kart/radar/1-49762/Norge/Vestland/B%C3%B8mlo/B%C3%B8mlo
Radar Data Exchange (Organizations)
Organization Name EUMETNET OPERA Data Format HDF 5
Products Volume data Composite Software ProRad
Radar Data Exchange (Bilateral)
Binary Format HDF 5 Binary Products Volume data
Radar Data Dissemination
Data Format HDF 5 Products Volume data

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