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Volume 9, issue 2
Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 711–719, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-9-711-2016
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Atmos. Meas. Tech., 9, 711–719, 2016
https://doi.org/10.5194/amt-9-711-2016
© Author(s) 2016. This work is distributed under
the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.

Research article 29 Feb 2016

Research article | 29 Feb 2016

Evaluation of cloud base height measurements from Ceilometer CL31 and MODIS satellite over Ahmedabad, India

Som Sharma et al.
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Cloud base height observations from Ceilometer CL31 were extensively studied during May 2013 to January 2015 over Ahmedabad (23.03°N, 72.54°E), India. Results indicate that the ceilometer is an excellent instrument to precisely detect low- and mid-level clouds, and that the MODIS satellite provides accurate retrieval of high-level clouds over this region.
Cloud base height observations from Ceilometer CL31 were extensively studied during May 2013 to...
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