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Precipitation - NEXRAD QPE

Sample product image of NOAA CDR NEXRAD QPE product; it depicts six different quantitative precipitation estimates on a six paneled image of the   United States.

This dataset provides advanced scientific researchers a high quality Climate Data Record (CDR) of NEXRAD Quantitative Precipitation Estimates (QPE).

The NEXRAD QPE CDR provides radar-only and radar-gauge merged precipitation products as well as ancillary information on precipitation type and radar quality. The initial dataset covers the period from January 2002 – December 2011. Output provides a delineation of 11 precipitation types. The Algorithm Description document contains further details on output and processing.

Principal Investigator: Brian Nelson, NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI

Cite dataset when used as a source. See the dataset's DOI landing page for citation details at doi:10.7289/V58C9TG0.

Notice to users: access to this data is limited; see "Order Data" document for details.