Archives : TOVS, ATOVS, AIRS, IASI ...

TOVS archive

Within the frame of the NOAA/NASA TOVS-Pathfinder Program, the ARA/LMD group has acquired the TOVS archive from TIROS-N to NOAA-14 (the latter, indirectly from ECMWF).
Level 1-B data are stored on the IDRIS computing center facilities.

Satellite / Instrument Data Source Size per Month of Data Available period
(mm/yyyy)
TN = Tiros-N HIRS/MSU NOAA/NASA 1Go 12/1978 ⇒ 02/1981
NA = NOAA-6 HIRS/MSU NOAA/NASA 1.5Go 07/1979 ⇒ 11/1986
NC = NOAA-7 HIRS/MSU NOAA/NASA 2Go 06/1981 ⇒ 02/1985
NE = NOAA-8 HIRS/MSU NOAA/NASA 2Go 05/1983 ⇒ 10/1985
NF = NOAA-9 HIRS/MSU NOAA/NASA 2Go 02/1985 ⇒ 11/1988
NG = NOAA-10 HIRS/MSU NOAA/NASA 2Go 01/1987 ⇒ 09/1991
NH = NOAA-11 HIRS/MSU NOAA/NASA 2Go 12/1988 ⇒ 12/1994
ND = NOAA-12 HIRS/MSU NOAA/NASA 2Go 05/1991 ⇒ 04/1997
NJ = NOAA-14 HIRS/MSU NOAA/NASA 2Go 04/1995 ⇒ 05/1998

 

ATOVS archive

Satellite / Instrument Data Source Size per Month of Data Available period
(mm/yyyy)
NK = NOAA-15 HIRS/AMSUA/AMSUB NOAA/Class 5.8Go 01/1999 ⇒ 12/2005

 

AIRS archive

Satellite / Instrument Data Source Size per Month of Data Available period
(mm/yyyy)
AQUA AIRS/AMSUA (for the -30°,+30° latitude zone)
NASA 160Go 01/2003 ⇒ Now

 

IASI archive

Satellite / Instrument Data Source Size per Month of Data Available period
(mm/yyyy)
METOP HIRS/AMSUA/MHS NOAA/Class 5.4Go 07/2007 ⇒ Now
METOP IASI (for the -30°,+30° latitude zone)
Ether/CNES/Insu/Thematic Center 30Go 07/2007 ⇒ Now

 

Main auxilliary data archive

Data Source Size per Month of Data Available period
(mm/yyyy)
Era_interim ECMWF 5.4Go 01/1979 ⇒ Now
Raob_Era_40 ECMWF 80Mo 11/1978 ⇒ Now
DSD5 NOAA 2Mo 01/1979 ⇒ 05/1995
Last update : 2014/10/15