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Metadata

  • Station or site: Contributing Station
  • WMO ID (if any): LOAI
  • Latitude, longitude: -70.0, -42.0
  • Altitude and/or range (m): 0
  • Landscape: Coastal
  • Year established:
  • Year-round? 0
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ARA Almirante Irizar
Contributing Station Information

Argentina Navy Icebreaker that navigated in Antarctica during Summer campaigns 1980-2007.
She will be back in Antarctica in 2015

Measurement Methods Used

Data Information

Measurements

The measurements made at ARA Almirante Irizar are listed in the following tables. (Note: If End Year is blank, measurements are ongoing.)

Cryosphere Measurements

Element Variable Start Year End Year Frequency
SeaiceThickness19802007Fragmented
SeaiceConcentration19802007Fragmented
SeaiceType19802007Fragmented
SeaiceMotion19802007
SeaiceExtent19802007Fragmented
SeaiceAge19802007Fragmented
IcebergIceberg position19802007Fragmented
IcebergSize19802007Fragmented
IcebergIceberg concentration19802007Fragmented

Atmosphere Measurements

Element Variable Start Year End Year Frequency
MetAir temperature19802007Fragmented
MetHumidity/vapour pressure19802007Fragmented
MetWind speed and direction19802007Fragmented
MetAir pressure19802007Fragmented

Last updated: 31 May 2017