IMPORTANT NOTICE: An upgrade of the ICARE network architecture is scheduled on Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM CEST (UTC +2:00).
All ICARE data services will be unavailable during this operation. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your patience.

Overview

Summary

The CSTrack products (CLOUDSAT Track) contain the measurements colocated with the CLOUDSAT Radar from many sensors : CALIPSO's IIR, CALIOP, MODIS and from ancillary data, as ECMWF.

The extractions are colocated within the CLOUDSAT footprints ( ~1.1 km ) and, for profiles, given at a 60m vertical resolution between [ -1.92 km, 40.02 km ].

This product has been developed by the ICARE CGTD, in collaboration with Dominique Bouniol (CNRM, FRANCE) and Julien Delanoë (LATMOS, FRANCE)