DataStreams:  sgpaeri01C1.00, sgplblch1C1.c1, sgplblch2C1.c1, sgpaeriprofC1.c1, sgplblch1lsC1.c1, sgplblch2lsC1.c1, sgpaeri01ch1C1.a1, sgpaeri01ch2C1.a1, sgpgaeriprofC1.c1, sgpqmeaerilblC1.c1, sgpaerilbldiffC1.c1, sgpqmeaeriprofC1.c1, sgpqmeaerilbllsC1.c1, sgpqmeaerimeansC1.c1, sgpaeri01summaryC1.a1, sgpaeri01engineerC1.a1

Measurements:  sgpaerilbldiffC1.c1:  Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each channel
that are not saturated(integ_resid_ch_unsat)  Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Logical flag indicating if the AERI sample was used to derive the surface
temperature value for driving the model(surface_temp_from_aeri_used)  wavenumbers for spectral differences(wavenumber)
 Average of brightness temperatures calculated from AERI radiances within
spectral windows, ch1:[1142.20,1147.03] & ch2:[2506.20,2511.02](mean_AERI_BT)  AERI radiance spectra minus LBLRTM radiance spectra(rad_difference)
 Indicator of large residuals in channel 1 transparent region(transparent_region_dq_flag)
 Sequential data channel number. See channel_explanation global attribute.(channel)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Retrieved sample time (current sample time) minus sonde launch time(sonde_offset_time)
 north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
sgpaeri01ch1C1.a1:  Temperature of the AERI blackbody support structure(BBsupportStructureTemp)
 Difference between the sky view\'s radiance variance and the hot black body
view\'s variance(standard_dev_mean_rad)  Time at center of AERI sky observation period(timeHHMMSS)
 Cold blackbody temperature used in calibration(calibrationCBBtemp)
 Hot blackbody temperature  rim top(HBBtopTemp)
 Ambient blackbody temperature  rim top(ABBtopTemp)
 Blackbody controller Unit 1 power supply temperature(BBcontroller1temp)
 wavenumbers for standard deviation of radiance spectra(wnum2)
 Ambient blackbody temperature(ABBbottomTemp)
 Stirling cooler compressor temperature measured at compressor heatsink(coolerCompressorTemp)
 Resistive temperature of 97 Kohm fixed resistor located in SCEP4 shell(fixed97KohmResistor)
 Stirling cooler power supply temperature measured at power supply frame(coolerPowerSupplyTemp)
 Scene mirror motor driver heat sink temperature(motorDriverTemp)
 AERI interferometer temperature at second port(interferometerSecondPortTemp)
 east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 Detector temperature sensed via diode near detector(detectorTemp)
 Ambient air temperature near blackbodies(airNearBBsTemp)
 Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Time at center of AERI sky observation period(Time)
 Spare temperature sensor (location TBD)(spareTemp)
 Julian Day including day and fraction of day(JulianDay)
 Time at end of interferometer data collection(rawTimeHHMMSS)
 Ambient air temperature at hatch opening(outsideAirTemp)
 altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Logical flag indicating that a data record is missing (true/false)(missingDataFlag)
 north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
 Ambient temperature used in calibration(calibrationAmbientTemp)
 Hot blackbody temperature  rim bottom(HBBbottomTemp)
 Signal conditioning electronics inside air temperature(SCEtemp)
 Observation atmospheric pressure in AERI electronics(atmosphericPressure)
 Scene mirror motor case temperature(mirrorMotorTemp)
 Stirling cycle cooler current(coolerCurrent)
 Ambient blackbody temperature  apex(ABBapexTemp)
 Hot blackbody temperature used in calibration(calibrationHBBtemp)
 Resistive temperature of 12 Kohm fixed resistor located in SCEP3 shell(fixed12KohmResistor)
 AERI ingest computer temperature measured at back panel of computer(computerTemp)
 AERI instrument hatch indicator (open, closed, neither)(hatchIndicator)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 Stirling cycle cooler expander temperature(coolerExpanderTemp)
 Scene mirror position encoder value(sceneMirPosEncoder)
 Resistive temperature of 2500 Ohm fixed resistor  banana plug mounted(fixed2500ohmResistor)
 wavenumbers for mean radiance spectra(wnum)
 Hot blackbody temperature  apex(HBBapexTemp)
 Blackbody controller Unit 2 power supply temperature(BBcontroller2temp)
 Downwelling radiance interpolated to standard wavenumber scale(mean_rad)
 Electronics rack ambient temperature measured at inside top of rack(rackAmbientTemp)
 Relative humidity measured near Blackbodies. Use with Air Temperature Near BBs
only.(atmosphericRelativeHumidity)
sgplblch2C1.c1:  Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Surface temperature as reported by sonde(sonde_surface_T)
 east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 Sonde launch time minus surface temperature time(surface_time_offset)
 Surface temperature from wavenumber average of spectral radiance at mean
wavenumber 2295.021 cm1(wisc_summary_T_ch2)  wavenumbers for mean radiance spectra(wnum)
 altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 LBLRTM Model radiance spectra(model_rad)
 Maximum height reached by this sonde launch(max_sonde_alt)
 Surface temperature from wavenumber average of spectral radiance at mean
wavenumber 677.417 cm1(wisc_summary_T_ch1)  north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 Serial number for the sonde used at this time.(sonde_serial_number)
sgpqmeaerimeansC1.c1:  Sequential data channel number. See channel_explanation global attribute.(channel)
 Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 The average of mean_hour_rad computed for the set of wavenumbers within a
particular bin for a fixed physical process as given in the spectral mapping function listed i(mean_rad_bin_pro)  The standard deviation of the AERI spectral radiances about the hourly averaged
mean(sdev_hour_rad)  east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 wavenumbers for hourly averaged spectral radiances(wavenum)
 Number of wavenumber elements over which the calculations are performed(nobs_rad_bin_pro)
 north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
 Number of wavenumber elements over which the calculations are performed(nobs_rad_pro)
 The standard deviation of mean_hour_rad about mean_rad_bin for the wavenumbers
within each bin (subband)(sdev_rad_bin)  Number of wavenumber elements over which the calculations are performed(nobs_rad_bin)
 altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Number of wavenumber elements over which the calculations are performed(nobs_rad_ch)
 The number of spectra over which the hourly calculations are performed(nobs_hour_rad)
 The standard deviation of mean_hour_rad about mean_rad_pro for the set of
wavenumbers which are mapped to a particular physical process(sdev_rad_pro)  The standard deviation of mean_hour_rad about mean_rad_ch computed over the
wavenumbers for each of the AERI channels(sdev_rad_ch)  For each bin, this gives the process number of all active physical processes
identified by the spectral mapping(active_pro_bin)  For each channel, this gives the process number of all active physical processes
identified by the spectral mapping(active_pro_ch)  Physical process number used as a coordinate in the process dimension(process)
 Number of wavenumber elements over which the calculations are performed(nobs_rad_ch_pro)
 Number of wavenumber elements over which the calculations are performed(nobs_rad_all)
 The average of mean_hour_rad computed over the entire wavenumber spectrum
between 520.2368 and 3020.1699(mean_rad_all)  The average of mean_hour_rad computed for the wavenumbers within each bin
(subband)(mean_rad_bin)  The average of mean_hour_rad computed over the wavenumbers for each of the AERI
channels(mean_rad_ch)  The average of mean_hour_rad computed for the wavenumbers which are mapped to a
particular physical process as given in the spectral mapping functions listed in the global(mean_rad_pro)  For each bin, this gives the total number of active physical processes out of
the 12 defined for the process field (NOTE 0indeterminate is counted)(nactive_pro_bin)  Bin number for wavenumber subbands used as a coordinate in the bin dimension(bin)
 The standard deviation of mean_hour_rad about mean_rad over the entire
wavenumber spectrum between 520.2368 and 3020.1699(sdev_rad_all)  Standard deviation of mean_hour_rad about mean_rad_ch_pro for wavenumbers within
each channel and physical process category that are not saturated(sdev_rad_ch_pro)  The average of mean_hour_rad computed for the set of wavenumbers within a
particular channel for a fixed physical process as given in the spectral mapping function liste(mean_rad_ch_pro)  The standard deviation of mean_hour_rad about mean_rad_bin_pro for the set of
wavenumbers within a particular bin for a fixed physical process(sdev_rad_bin_pro)  Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 For each channel, this gives the total number of active physical processes out
of the 12 defined for the process field(NOTE 0indeterminate is counted)(nactive_pro_ch)  The AERI spectral radiances averaged over an hour window centered on the time of
the LBLRTM rundeck(mean_hour_rad)
sgpaeri01C1.00:  Raw data stream  documentation not supported(Raw data stream  documentation not supported)
sgpaeri01ch2C1.a1:  Downwelling radiance interpolated to standard wavenumber scale(mean_rad)
 Spare temperature sensor (location TBD)(spareTemp)
 Scene mirror motor case temperature(mirrorMotorTemp)
 Ambient blackbody temperature(ABBbottomTemp)
 Scene mirror motor driver heat sink temperature(motorDriverTemp)
 AERI interferometer temperature at second port(interferometerSecondPortTemp)
 Time at center of AERI sky observation period(Time)
 Hot blackbody temperature  apex(HBBapexTemp)
 Hot blackbody temperature used in calibration(calibrationHBBtemp)
 Ambient air temperature near blackbodies(airNearBBsTemp)
 Signal conditioning electronics inside air temperature(SCEtemp)
 Stirling cycle cooler expander temperature(coolerExpanderTemp)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 Electronics rack ambient temperature measured at inside top of rack(rackAmbientTemp)
 north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
 Hot blackbody temperature  rim bottom(HBBbottomTemp)
 Time at center of AERI sky observation period(timeHHMMSS)
 Temperature of the AERI blackbody support structure(BBsupportStructureTemp)
 Ambient blackbody temperature  rim top(ABBtopTemp)
 Julian Day including day and fraction of day(JulianDay)
 Ambient air temperature at hatch opening(outsideAirTemp)
 Ambient temperature used in calibration(calibrationAmbientTemp)
 Blackbody controller Unit 2 power supply temperature(BBcontroller2temp)
 altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Hot blackbody temperature  rim top(HBBtopTemp)
 Logical flag indicating that a data record is missing (true/false)(missingDataFlag)
 Observation atmospheric pressure in AERI electronics(atmosphericPressure)
 Stirling cooler power supply temperature measured at power supply frame(coolerPowerSupplyTemp)
 Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Relative humidity measured near Blackbodies. Use with Air Temperature Near BBs
only.(atmosphericRelativeHumidity)  Difference between the sky view\'s radiance variance and the hot black body
view\'s variance(standard_dev_mean_rad)  Stirling cooler compressor temperature measured at compressor heatsink(coolerCompressorTemp)
 Resistive temperature of 2500 Ohm fixed resistor  banana plug mounted(fixed2500ohmResistor)
 wavenumbers for mean radiance spectra(wnum)
 Stirling cycle cooler current(coolerCurrent)
 Ambient blackbody temperature  apex(ABBapexTemp)
 AERI instrument hatch indicator (open, closed, neither)(hatchIndicator)
 Resistive temperature of 97 Kohm fixed resistor located in SCEP4 shell(fixed97KohmResistor)
 Time at end of interferometer data collection(rawTimeHHMMSS)
 Scene mirror position encoder value(sceneMirPosEncoder)
 Blackbody controller Unit 1 power supply temperature(BBcontroller1temp)
 AERI ingest computer temperature measured at back panel of computer(computerTemp)
 Resistive temperature of 12 Kohm fixed resistor located in SCEP3 shell(fixed12KohmResistor)
 wavenumbers for standard deviation of radiance spectra(wnum2)
 Detector temperature sensed via diode near detector(detectorTemp)
 east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 Cold blackbody temperature used in calibration(calibrationCBBtemp)
sgplblch1lsC1.c1:  Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Surface temperature from wavenumber average of spectral radiance at mean
wavenumber 677.417 cm1(wisc_summary_T_ch1)  Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 Serial number for the sonde used at this time.(sonde_serial_number)
 north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
 Surface temperature from wavenumber average of spectral radiance at mean
wavenumber 2295.021 cm1(wisc_summary_T_ch2)  altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Surface temperature as reported by sonde(sonde_surface_T)
 Sonde launch time minus surface temperature time(surface_time_offset)
 Maximum height reached by this sonde launch(max_sonde_alt)
 east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 wavenumbers for mean radiance spectra(wnum)
 LBLRTM Model radiance spectra(model_rad)
sgpqmeaerilblC1.c1:  Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_bin_pro_all)
 Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each physical
process category that are not saturated(mean_resid_pro_unsat)  Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers between 550.1299 and
3020.1699 that are not saturated(mean_resid_unsat)  Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each physical process category that are not saturated(sdev_resid_pro_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_ch_pro_unsat)
 Average of brightness temperatures calculated from AERI radiances within
spectral windows, ch1:[1142.20,1147.03] & ch2:[2506.20,2511.02](mean_AERI_BT)  Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each bin that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_bin_unsat)  Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
within each channel that are saturated(integ_rad_ch_sat)  east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 Mean Relative Humidity from SMOS(SMOS_rh)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
within each bin and physical process category that are saturated(integ_rad_bin_pro_sat)  Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each bin and physical process category that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_bin_pro_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_pro_all)
 Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers between 550.1299 and 3020.1699 that are not saturated(sdev_resid_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_sat)
 Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each channel that
are not saturated(mean_resid_ch_unsat)  Standard Deviation of Barometric Pressure from SMOS(SMOS_sd_bar_pres)
 Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers between 550.1299 and 3020.1699 that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_unsat)  Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
within each channel and physical process category that are not saturated(integ_rad_ch_pro_sat)  Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each bin and physical process category that are not saturated(sdev_resid_bin_pro_unsat)  Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each channel that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_ch_unsat)  Bin number for wavenumber subbands used as a coordinate in the bin dimension(bin)
 Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers between 550.1299 and
3020.1699 that are not saturated(integ_resid_unsat)  First temperature reported by the sonde(sonde_surfT)
 Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers within each bin that
are not saturated(integ_rad_bin_unsat)  Physical process number used as a coordinate in the process dimension(process)
 For each channel, this gives the total number of active physical processes out
of the 12 defined for the process field(NOTE 0indeterminate is counted)(nactive_pro_ch)  Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers within each channel
that are not saturated(integ_rad_ch_unsat)  Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each physical process category that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_pro_unsat)  Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
between 550.1299 and 3020.1699 that are saturated(integ_rad_sat)  Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_bin_pro_sat)
 Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each channel and physical process category that are not saturated(sdev_resid_ch_pro_unsat)  Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each bin and
physical process category that are not saturated(mean_resid_bin_pro_unsat)  north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
 Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_bin_unsat)
 Mean Barometeric Pressure from SMOS(SMOS_bar_pres)
 Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers within each channel and physical
process category where the Planck function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI me(integ_rad_ch_pro_all)  Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
within each channel and physical process category that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_ch_pro_unsat)  Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers within each channel where the Planck
function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI measured radiance is used otherwise(integ_rad_ch_all)  Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
within each bin and physical process category that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_bin_pro_unsat)  Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each channel and physical process category that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_ch_pro_unsat)  Surface temps used in the LBLRTM runs  Univ of WISC selected bands(model_surfT)
 Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_pro_sat)
 Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_ch_unsat)
 Standard Deviation of Vapor Pressure from SMOS(SMOS_sd_vap_pres)
 Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers within each bin and
physical process category that are not saturated(integ_rad_bin_pro_unsat)  Retrieved sample time (current sample time) minus sonde launch time(sonde_offset_time)
 Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_pro_unsat)
 Standard Deviation of Relative Humidity from SMOS(SMOS_sd_rh)
 Standard Deviation of Temperature from SMOS(SMOS_sd_temp)
 Logical flag indicating if the AERI sample was used to derive the surface
temperature value for driving the model(surface_temp_from_aeri_used)  Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers between 550.1299 and 3020.1699 where
the Planck function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI measured radiance is used ot(integ_rad_all)  Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each channel
that are not saturated(integ_resid_ch_unsat)  Standard deviation of the average radiances in the 985990 and 25102515
wavenumber windows during the AERI dwell time(aeri_dwell_atm_var)  Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_bin_pro_unsat)
 Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each channel and
physical process category that are not saturated(mean_resid_ch_pro_unsat)  Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers within each channel and
physical process category that are not saturated(integ_rad_ch_pro_unsat)  Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
within each physical process category that are saturated(integ_rad_pro_sat)  Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_ch_pro_all)
 For each bin, this gives the process number of all active physical processes
identified by the spectral mapping(active_pro_bin)  Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers within each physical
process category that are not saturated(integ_rad_pro_unsat)  AERI sample time minus SMOS sample time(SMOS_offset_time)
 Indicator of large residuals in channel 1 transparent region(transparent_region_dq_flag)
 Sequential data channel number. See channel_explanation global attribute.(channel)
 Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
within each bin that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_bin_unsat)  Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each channel that are not saturated(sdev_resid_ch_unsat)  Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each channel
and physical process category that are not saturated(integ_resid_ch_pro_unsat)  Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
within each physical process category that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_pro_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_all)
 Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers within each physical process category
where the Planck function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI measured radiance(integ_rad_pro_all)  Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each bin and
physical process category that are not saturated(integ_resid_bin_pro_unsat)  Difference of brightness temperatures in the ch1 window region, [1142.20,
1147.03] wavenumbers, which is an indicator of the atmospheric variability(meas_atm_var_T1)  Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_bin_sat)
 Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers within each bin and physical process
category where the Planck function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI measu(integ_rad_bin_pro_all)  Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
within each channel that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_ch_unsat)  altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_bin_all)
 Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each physical
process category that are not saturated(integ_resid_pro_unsat)  Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each bin that are
not saturated(mean_resid_bin_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_unsat)
 Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers between 550.1299 and
3020.1699 that are not saturated(integ_rad_unsat)  Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Precipitation Total from SMOS(SMOS_precip)
 Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
within each bin that are saturated(integ_rad_bin_sat)  Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_ch_sat)
 Measure of atmospheric variability over 705798 cm1 (bin 3)(meas_atm_var_bin3)
 For each bin, this gives the total number of active physical processes out of
the 12 defined for the process field (NOTE 0indeterminate is counted)(nactive_pro_bin)  Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each bin that
are not saturated(integ_resid_bin_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_ch_all)
 Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each bin that are not saturated(sdev_resid_bin_unsat)  Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers within each bin where the Planck
function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI measured radiance is used otherwise(integ_rad_bin_all)  Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
between 550.1299 and 3020.1699 that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_ch_pro_sat)
 Mean Vapor Pressure from SMOS(SMOS_vap_pres)
 Mean Temperature from SMOS(SMOS_temp)
 For each channel, this gives the process number of all active physical processes
identified by the spectral mapping(active_pro_ch)
sgpaeri01engineerC1.a1:  east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 Relative Humidity at Site in Percent(rawAtmosphericRelativeHumidity)
 Standard deviation of AERI relative humidity in counts(countsStdDevRelativeHumidity)
 Thermistor input channel number 19 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor19)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 22(tempStdDevThermistor22)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 18(tempStdDevThermistor18)
 Spare temperature sensor (location TBD)(spareTemp)
 Resistive temperature of 12 Kohm fixed resistor located in SCEP3 shell(fixed12KohmResistor)
 Thermistor input channel number 21 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor21)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 8(tempStdDevThermistor8)
 Time at end of interferometer data collection(rawTimeHHMMSS)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 3(tempStdDevThermistor3)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 13(tempStdDevThermistor13)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 6(tempStdDevThermistor6)
 Engineering channel 2 data(engineeringChannel2data)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 11(tempStdDevThermistor11)
 Thermistor input channel number 17 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor17)
 Thermistor input channel number 23 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor23)
 altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 5(tempStdDevThermistor5)
 Thermistor input channel number 10 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor10)
 Thermistor input channel number 3 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor3)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 17(tempStdDevThermistor17)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 15(tempStdDevThermistor15)
 Thermistor input channel number 6 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor6)
 Engineering channel 2 raw counts(engineeringChannel2counts)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 0(tempStdDevThermistor0)
 Thermistor input channel number 8 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor8)
 Thermistor input channel number 14 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor14)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 Engineering channel 0 data(engineeringChannel0data)
 Thermistor input channel number 12 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor12)
 Logical flag indicating that a data record is missing (true/false)(missingDataFlag)
 Thermistor input channel number 1 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor1)
 Barometric Pressure at Site in Millibars(rawAtmosphericPressure)
 Engineering channel 1 data(engineeringChannel1data)
 Thermistor input channel number 20 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor20)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 23(tempStdDevThermistor23)
 Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Julian Day including day and fraction of day(JulianDay)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 21(tempStdDevThermistor21)
 Thermistor input channel number 22 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor22)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 9(tempStdDevThermistor9)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 19(tempStdDevThermistor19)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 7(tempStdDevThermistor7)
 Engineering channel 1 raw counts(engineeringChannel1counts)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 12(tempStdDevThermistor12)
 Time at center of AERI sky observation period(Time)
 Thermistor input channel number 18 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor18)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 10(tempStdDevThermistor10)
 Thermistor input channel number 16 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor16)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 2(tempStdDevThermistor2)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 4(tempStdDevThermistor4)
 Thermistor input channel number 7 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor7)
 Thermistor input channel number 5 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor5)
 Standard deviation of AERI pressure in counts(countsStdDevPressure)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 20(tempStdDevThermistor20)
 Thermistor input channel number 9 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor9)
 Thermistor input channel number 4 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor4)
 Time at center of AERI sky observation period(timeHHMMSS)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 14(tempStdDevThermistor14)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 16(tempStdDevThermistor16)
 Temperature standard deviation for thermistor channel 1(tempStdDevThermistor1)
 north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
 Thermistor input channel number 15 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor15)
 Mirror position encoder value(rawMirrorPositionEncoder)
 Resistive temperature of 97 Kohm fixed resistor located in SCEP4 shell(fixed97KohmResistor)
 Thermistor input channel number 11 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor11)
 Thermistor input channel number 2 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor2)
 Thermistor input channel number 0 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor0)
 Thermistor input channel number 13 (counting from 0) equivalent temperature(thermistor13)
 Engineering channel 0 raw counts(engineeringChannel0counts)
sgpqmeaeriprofC1.c1:  Mixing ratio calculated from the 25 meter tower inputs(mixing_ratio_25m_tower)
 altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Total precipitable water vapor, from Microwave Radiometer(totalPrecipitalWater)
 Residual temperature profile: retrieved  sonde(temperature_resid)
 Residual dewpoint temperature profile: retrieved  sonde(dewpoint_resid)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 Root mean square error from the temperature residual profile(temperature_RMSE)
 Mixing ratio residual at 60 meters: vertically interpolated retrieved value  60
meter tower value(mixing_ratio_60m_resid)  Temperature residual at 25 meters: vertically interpolated retrieved value  25
meter tower value(temperature_25m_resid)  Time offset between retrieval and 60 meter tower samples: retrieval time  tower
time(time_offset_60m_tower)  Retrieved sample time (current sample time) minus sonde launch time(sonde_offset_time)
 Temperature residual at 60 meters: vertically interpolated retrieved value  60
meter tower value(temperature_60m_resid)  Maximum height of the sonde(sonde_max_height)
 Time offset between retrieval and 25 meter tower samples: retrieval time  tower
time(time_offset_25m_tower)  Dewpoint temperature residual at 25 meters: vertically interpolated retrieved
value  25 meter tower value(dewpoint_25m_resid)  Cloudbase height, from Micropulse LIDAR or Belfort LIDAR ceilometer(cloudBaseHeight)
 Root mean square error from the mixing ratio residual profile(mixing_ratio_RMSE)
 Residual mixing ratio profile: retrieved  sonde(mixing_ratio_resid)
 Mixing ratio residual at 25 meters: vertically interpolated retrieved value  25
meter tower value(mixing_ratio_25m_resid)  Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Height of bins above ground level for the temperature, retrieved water vapor,
and pressure profile(height)  north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
 Integrated vapor from the entire sonde profile(integ_vap_entire_sonde)
 Flag indicating where the initial surface water measurements are from: 0> SMOS,
1> AERI(water_flag)  Dewpoint temperature residual at 60 meters: vertically interpolated retrieved
value  60 meter tower value(dewpoint_60m_resid)  Integrated vapor column from the retrieved profiles(integ_vap_retrieval)
 Root mean square error from the dewpoint temperature residual profile(dewpoint_RMSE)
 Mixing ratio calculated from the 60 meter tower inputs(mixing_ratio_60m_tower)
 Integrated vapor from the sonde profiles, which have been averaged to the static
field `height`(integ_vap_partial_sonde)  Serial number for the sonde used at this time.(sonde_serial_number)
 east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
sgpaeri01summaryC1.a1:  Radiance standard deviation during hot blackbody view averaged over (2282_2287
cm1)(HBBviewStdDevRadiance2282_2287)  The maximum excursion of hotblackbody temperature over 5 consecutive scenes,
centered on the sky view(HBBtempDrift)  altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 AERI interferometer temperature at second port(interferometerSecondPortTemp)
 AERI ingest computer temperature measured at back panel of computer(computerTemp)
 Ambient air temperature at hatch opening(outsideAirTemp)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum12)
 Radiance standard deviation during ambient blackbody view averaged over
(2282_2287 cm1)(ABBviewStdDevRadiance2282_2287)  Longwave window radiance average (985_990 cm^1)(longwaveWindowRadiance985_990)
 Radiance standard deviation during hot blackbody view averaged over (700_705
cm1)(HBBviewStdDevRadiance700_705)  Hot blackbody temperature used in calibration(calibrationHBBtemp)
 Radiance standard deviation during sky view averaged over (2510_2515 cm^1)(skyViewStdDevRadiance2510_2515)
 The noise equivalent radiance observed in the longwave channel during a sky view
at 1000 cm^1(LWskyNEN)  Longwave elevated air brightness temperature from radiance average (700_705
cm^1)(elevatedLayerAirTemp700_705)  east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 AERI SW Scene Radiance Spectral Averages (Ch2)(SkyRadianceSpectraAveragesCh2)
 Hot blackbody temperature  apex(HBBapexTemp)
 Ambient temperature used in calibration(calibrationAmbientTemp)
 AERI LW Scene Variability Spectral Averages (Ch1)(SkyUniformityCh1)
 Temperature of the AERI blackbody support structure(BBsupportStructureTemp)
 Logical flag indicating that a data record is missing (true/false)(missingDataFlag)
 Radiance standard deviation during sky view averaged over (675_680 cm^1)(skyViewStdDevRadiance675_680)
 Logical flag indicating whether HBB temperature is stable (true) or not stable
(false). Determined using HBBtempDrift and HBBtempDriftLimit.(HBBstable)  Electronics rack ambient temperature measured at inside top of rack(rackAmbientTemp)
 Radiance standard deviation during ambient blackbody view averaged over (700_705
cm1)(ABBviewStdDevRadiance700_705)  Ambient blackbody temperature  rim top(ABBtopTemp)
 Longwave radiance average (675680 cm^1) Surface Air(surfaceLayerRadiance675_680)
 Hot blackbody temperature  rim top(HBBtopTemp)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum5)
 Radiance standard deviation during hot blackbody view averaged over (675_680
cm1)(HBBviewStdDevRadiance675_680)  AERI SW HBB 2min NESR Estimate #2 derived from sequential HBB views (Ch2)(HBB2minNENEstimateNo2Ch2)
 Shortwave window brightness temperature from radiance average (2510_2515 cm^1)(shortwaveWindowAirTemp2510_2515)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum3)
 Longwave window brightness temperature from radiance average (985_990 cm^1)(longwaveWindowAirTemp985_990)
 AERI LW Responsivity Spectral Averages (Ch1)(ResponsivitySpectraAveragesCh1)
 Hot blackbody temperature  rim bottom(HBBbottomTemp)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum2)
 Radiance standard deviation during ambient blackbody view averaged over (675_680
cm1)(ABBviewStdDevRadiance675_680)  Stirling cycle cooler current(coolerCurrent)
 Relative humidity measured near Blackbodies. Use with Air Temperature Near BBs
only.(atmosphericRelativeHumidity)  Shortwave radiance average (2295_2300 cm^1) Surface Air(surfaceLayerRadiance2295_2300)
 AERI instrument hatch indicator (open, closed, neither)(hatchIndicator)
 Time at center of AERI sky observation period(timeHHMMSS)
 Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Ambient blackbody temperature  apex(ABBapexTemp)
 Radiance standard deviation during sky view averaged over (985_990 cm^1)(skyViewStdDevRadiance985_990)
 Shortwave radiance average (2282_2287 cm^1) Elevated Air(elevatedLayerRadiance2282_2287)
 Radiance standard deviation during sky view averaged over (700_705 cm^1)(skyViewStdDevRadiance700_705)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum7)
 Hatch status indicator, boolean with negative error conditions: 1:Open 0:Closed
1:Fault 2:Outside Valid Range 3:Neither Open Nor Closed(hatchOpen)  AERI SW Scene NESR Spectral Averages (Ch2)(SkyNENCh2)
 AERI SW Scene Brightness Temp Spectral Averages (Ch2)(SkyBrightnessTempSpectralAveragesCh2)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum10)
 Julian Day including day and fraction of day(JulianDay)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum9)
 AERI LW Scene Radiance Spectral Averages (Ch1)(SkyRadianceSpectraAveragesCh1)
 Radiance standard deviation during ambient blackbody view averaged over
(2510_2515 cm1)(ABBviewStdDevRadiance2510_2515)  Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum14)
 Radiance standard deviation during ambient blackbody view averaged over (985_990
cm1)(ABBviewStdDevRadiance985_990)  Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 AERI SW HBB 2min NESR Estimate #1 derived from variance during HBB view (Ch2)(HBB2minNENEstimateNo1Ch2)
 Blackbody controller Unit 1 power supply temperature(BBcontroller1temp)
 Ambient air temperature near blackbodies(airNearBBsTemp)
 Shortwave window radiance average (2510_2515 cm^1)(shortwaveWindowRadiance2510_2515)
 Blackbody controller Unit 2 power supply temperature(BBcontroller2temp)
 Scene mirror position encoder value(sceneMirPosEncoder)
 Stirling cooler compressor temperature measured at compressor heatsink(coolerCompressorTemp)
 Radiance standard deviation during hot blackbody view averaged over (985_990
cm1)(HBBviewStdDevRadiance985_990)  Ambient blackbody temperature(ABBbottomTemp)
 Factor used to convert singlescan noise to twominute equivalent(twoMinuteNoiseEstimateFactor)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum13)
 north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
 AERI SW Scene Variability Spectral Averages (Ch2)(SkyUniformityCh2)
 Longwave radiance average (700_705 cm^1) Elevated Air(elevatedLayerRadiance700_705)
 Logical flag indicating whether longwave channel noise equivalent radiance is
acceptable in sky view (true/false). Determined using LWskyNEN and LWskyNENlimit.(LWskyNENacceptable)  Longwave surface air brightness temperature from radiance average (675_680
cm^1)(surfaceLayerAirTemp675_680)  Resistive temperature of 2500 Ohm fixed resistor  banana plug mounted(fixed2500ohmResistor)
 Characteristic value representing overall shortwave channel responsivity(SWresponsivity)
 AERI LW Scene NESR Spectral Averages (Ch1)(SkyNENCh1)
 Logical flag indicating whether shortwave channel noise equivalent radiance is
acceptable in sky view (true/false). Determined using SWskyNEN and SWskyNENlimit.(SWskyNENacceptable)  Signal conditioning electronics inside air temperature(SCEtemp)
 Detector temperature sensed via diode near detector(detectorTemp)
 Shortwave surface air brightness temperature from radiance average (2295_2300
cm^1)(surfaceLayerAirTemp2295_2300)  Stirling cycle cooler expander temperature(coolerExpanderTemp)
 Time at end of interferometer data collection(rawTimeHHMMSS)
 Radiance standard deviation during sky view averaged over (2282_2287 cm^1)(skyViewStdDevRadiance2282_2287)
 Radiance standard deviation during hot blackbody view averaged over (2510_2515
cm1)(HBBviewStdDevRadiance2510_2515)  Observation atmospheric pressure in AERI electronics(atmosphericPressure)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum4)
 AERI SW Responsivity Spectral Averages (Ch2)(ResponsivitySpectraAveragesCh2)
 Radiance standard deviation during ambient blackbody view averaged over
(2295_2300 cm1)(ABBviewStdDevRadiance2295_2300)  AERI LW HBB 2min NESR Estimate #2 derived from sequential HBB views (Ch1)(HBB2minNENEstimateNo2Ch1)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum6)
 Cold blackbody temperature used in calibration(calibrationCBBtemp)
 Scene mirror motor case temperature(mirrorMotorTemp)
 Stirling cooler power supply temperature measured at power supply frame(coolerPowerSupplyTemp)
 The noise equivalent radiance observed in the shortwave channel during a sky
view at 2500 cm^1(SWskyNEN)  Shortwave elevated air brightness temperature from radiance average (2282_2287
cm^1)(elevatedLayerAirTemp2282_2287)  Time at center of AERI sky observation period(Time)
 Radiance standard deviation during sky view averaged over (2295_2300 cm^1)(skyViewStdDevRadiance2295_2300)
 Radiance standard deviation during hot blackbody view averaged over (2295_2300
cm1)(HBBviewStdDevRadiance2295_2300)  Characteristic value representing overall longwave channel responsivity(LWresponsivity)
 Scene mirror motor driver heat sink temperature(motorDriverTemp)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum1)
 AERI LW Scene Brightness Temp Spectral Averages (Ch1)(SkyBrightnessTempSpectralAveragesCh1)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum8)
 Averaged Wave number in inverse centimeters(wnumsum11)
 AERI LW HBB 2min NESR Estimate #1 derived from variance during HBB view (Ch1)(HBB2minNENEstimateNo1Ch1)
sgpaeriprofC1.c1:  north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
 Cloudbase height, from Micropulse LIDAR or Belfort LIDAR ceilometer(cloudBaseHeight)
 Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Initial water vapor mixing ratio used in retrieval(init_waterVaporMixingRatio)
 Initial surface dewpoint temperature used in retrieval(init_dewpointTemperature)
 altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 Interpolated dewpoint temperature(dewpointTemperature)
 Initial surface pressure used in retrieval(init_pressure)
 Initial surface absolute temperature used in retrieval(init_temperature)
 atmospheric pressure at mean sea level and at tropopause (NGM250 predicted)(pressure)
 Interpolated water vapor mixing ratio(waterVaporMixingRatio)
 Flag indicating where the initial surface water measurements are from: 0> SMOS,
1> AERI(water_flag)  Total precipitable water vapor, from Microwave Radiometer(totalPrecipitalWater)
 Temperature used to determine the backscatter profile(temperature)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 Height of bins above ground level for the temperature, retrieved water vapor,
and pressure profile(height)
sgplblch2lsC1.c1:  Surface temperature as reported by sonde(sonde_surface_T)
 Surface temperature from wavenumber average of spectral radiance at mean
wavenumber 677.417 cm1(wisc_summary_T_ch1)  Sonde launch time minus surface temperature time(surface_time_offset)
 Serial number for the sonde used at this time.(sonde_serial_number)
 wavenumbers for mean radiance spectra(wnum)
 Maximum height reached by this sonde launch(max_sonde_alt)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Surface temperature from wavenumber average of spectral radiance at mean
wavenumber 2295.021 cm1(wisc_summary_T_ch2)  LBLRTM Model radiance spectra(model_rad)
 east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
sgpgaeriprofC1.c1:  Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 atmospheric pressure at mean sea level and at tropopause (NGM250 predicted)(pressure)
 Initial surface dewpoint temperature used in retrieval(init_dewpointTemperature)
 Flag indicating where the initial surface water measurements are from: 0> SMOS,
1> AERI(water_flag)  Height of bins above ground level for the temperature, retrieved water vapor,
and pressure profile(height)  Interpolated water vapor mixing ratio(waterVaporMixingRatio)
 Initial surface absolute temperature used in retrieval(init_temperature)
 altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Flag indicating aeri retrieval status(status_flag)
 east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 Cloudbase height, from Micropulse LIDAR or Belfort LIDAR ceilometer(cloudBaseHeight)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 Initial water vapor mixing ratio used in retrieval(init_waterVaporMixingRatio)
 Total precipitable water vapor, from Microwave Radiometer(totalPrecipitalWater)
 Interpolated dewpoint temperature(dewpointTemperature)
 Initial surface pressure used in retrieval(init_pressure)
 Temperature used to determine the backscatter profile(temperature)
 Flag indicating which instruments were available and provided input for the
retrieval(input_flag)  north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
sgpqmeaerilbllsC1.c1:  Sequential data channel number. See channel_explanation global attribute.(channel)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each physical process category that are not saturated(sdev_resid_pro_unsat)  Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
within each channel that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_ch_unsat)  Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each bin and
physical process category that are not saturated(mean_resid_bin_pro_unsat)  Precipitation Total from SMOS(SMOS_precip)
 Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers within each bin and
physical process category that are not saturated(integ_rad_bin_pro_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_sat)
 Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_pro_all)
 Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each physical
process category that are not saturated(integ_resid_pro_unsat)  Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each physical process category that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_pro_unsat)  Difference of brightness temperatures in the ch1 window region, [1142.20,
1147.03] wavenumbers, which is an indicator of the atmospheric variability(meas_atm_var_T1)  Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers between 550.1299 and
3020.1699 that are not saturated(mean_resid_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_ch_unsat)
 north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
 Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers between 550.1299 and 3020.1699 that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_unsat)  Standard Deviation of Vapor Pressure from SMOS(SMOS_sd_vap_pres)
 For each channel, this gives the process number of all active physical processes
identified by the spectral mapping(active_pro_ch)  Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers within each bin and physical process
category where the Planck function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI measu(integ_rad_bin_pro_all)  Standard Deviation of Relative Humidity from SMOS(SMOS_sd_rh)
 Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each bin that
are not saturated(integ_resid_bin_unsat)  AERI sample time minus SMOS sample time(SMOS_offset_time)
 Retrieved sample time (current sample time) minus sonde launch time(sonde_offset_time)
 Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_ch_sat)
 Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each channel and
physical process category that are not saturated(mean_resid_ch_pro_unsat)  Logical flag indicating if the AERI sample was used to derive the surface
temperature value for driving the model(surface_temp_from_aeri_used)  For each bin, this gives the process number of all active physical processes
identified by the spectral mapping(active_pro_bin)  Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers within each physical process category
where the Planck function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI measured radiance(integ_rad_pro_all)  Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
within each channel that are saturated(integ_rad_ch_sat)  Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers within each bin that
are not saturated(integ_rad_bin_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_bin_pro_sat)
 Bin number for wavenumber subbands used as a coordinate in the bin dimension(bin)
 Mean Barometeric Pressure from SMOS(SMOS_bar_pres)
 Physical process number used as a coordinate in the process dimension(process)
 Average of brightness temperatures calculated from AERI radiances within
spectral windows, ch1:[1142.20,1147.03] & ch2:[2506.20,2511.02](mean_AERI_BT)  For each channel, this gives the total number of active physical processes out
of the 12 defined for the process field(NOTE 0indeterminate is counted)(nactive_pro_ch)  Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each bin and physical process category that are not saturated(sdev_resid_bin_pro_unsat)  Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers between 550.1299 and
3020.1699 that are not saturated(integ_resid_unsat)  Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each channel
that are not saturated(integ_resid_ch_unsat)  Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each bin that are
not saturated(mean_resid_bin_unsat)  Mean Relative Humidity from SMOS(SMOS_rh)
 Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
between 550.1299 and 3020.1699 that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_unsat)  Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
within each physical process category that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_pro_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_unsat)
 Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_pro_unsat)
 Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_bin_pro_all)
 Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
within each bin and physical process category that are saturated(integ_rad_bin_pro_sat)  Indicator of large residuals in channel 1 transparent region(transparent_region_dq_flag)
 Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
within each bin that are saturated(integ_rad_bin_sat)  altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Mean Vapor Pressure from SMOS(SMOS_vap_pres)
 Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_bin_pro_unsat)
 First temperature reported by the sonde(sonde_surfT)
 Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_bin_unsat)
 Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
within each physical process category that are saturated(integ_rad_pro_sat)  Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each channel that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_ch_unsat)  Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
within each channel and physical process category that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_ch_pro_unsat)  Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each channel that
are not saturated(mean_resid_ch_unsat)  Mean Temperature from SMOS(SMOS_temp)
 Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers within each channel and physical
process category where the Planck function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI me(integ_rad_ch_pro_all)  Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers within each channel
that are not saturated(integ_rad_ch_unsat)  Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each channel that are not saturated(sdev_resid_ch_unsat)  Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each bin and
physical process category that are not saturated(integ_resid_bin_pro_unsat)  Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each bin that are not saturated(sdev_resid_bin_unsat)  Surface temps used in the LBLRTM runs  Univ of WISC selected bands(model_surfT)
 Standard Deviation of Temperature from SMOS(SMOS_sd_temp)
 Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each bin and physical process category that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_bin_pro_unsat)  Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each bin that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_bin_unsat)  Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers within each physical
process category that are not saturated(integ_rad_pro_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_bin_all)
 Standard deviation of the average radiances in the 985990 and 25102515
wavenumber windows during the AERI dwell time(aeri_dwell_atm_var)  Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 Standard Deviation of Barometric Pressure from SMOS(SMOS_sd_bar_pres)
 Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers within each channel and
physical process category that are not saturated(integ_rad_ch_pro_unsat)  For each bin, this gives the total number of active physical processes out of
the 12 defined for the process field (NOTE 0indeterminate is counted)(nactive_pro_bin)  Integral of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each channel and physical process category that are not saturated(integ_abs_resid_ch_pro_unsat)  Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
within each bin and physical process category that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_bin_pro_unsat)  Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers within each channel where the Planck
function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI measured radiance is used otherwise(integ_rad_ch_all)  Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_bin_sat)
 Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_ch_all)
 Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_pro_sat)
 Mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each physical
process category that are not saturated(mean_resid_pro_unsat)  Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers between 550.1299 and 3020.1699 where
the Planck function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI measured radiance is used ot(integ_rad_all)  Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_ch_pro_all)
 Number of wavenumbers values over which the integral is calculated(nobs_ch_pro_sat)
 Integral of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers within each channel
and physical process category that are not saturated(integ_resid_ch_pro_unsat)  Measure of atmospheric variability over 705798 cm1 (bin 3)(meas_atm_var_bin3)
 east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers between 550.1299 and 3020.1699 that are not saturated(sdev_resid_unsat)  Number of wavenumbers over which the mean or integral is calculated(nobs_ch_pro_unsat)
 Integral of the radiances over wavenumbers within each bin where the Planck
function is used for saturated wavenumbers and AERI measured radiance is used otherwise(integ_rad_bin_all)  Integral of the AERI measured radiances over wavenumbers between 550.1299 and
3020.1699 that are not saturated(integ_rad_unsat)  Standard deviation about the mean of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for
wavenumbers within each channel and physical process category that are not saturated(sdev_resid_ch_pro_unsat)  Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
between 550.1299 and 3020.1699 that are saturated(integ_rad_sat)  Number of wavenumbers over which the integral is calculated(nobs_all)
 Integral of the Planck blackbody radiances using model_surfT over wavenumbers
within each channel and physical process category that are not saturated(integ_rad_ch_pro_sat)  Mean of the absolute value of the AERI minus LBLRTM residuals for wavenumbers
within each bin that are not saturated(mean_abs_resid_bin_unsat)
sgplblch1C1.c1:  Surface temperature from wavenumber average of spectral radiance at mean
wavenumber 677.417 cm1(wisc_summary_T_ch1)  Sonde launch time minus surface temperature time(surface_time_offset)
 wavenumbers for mean radiance spectra(wnum)
 Serial number for the sonde used at this time.(sonde_serial_number)
 Time offset of tweaks from base_time(time_offset)
 LBLRTM Model radiance spectra(model_rad)
 Surface temperature from wavenumber average of spectral radiance at mean
wavenumber 2295.021 cm1(wisc_summary_T_ch2)  Time offset from base_time(base_time)
 altitude above sea levelaltunits(alt)
 Maximum height reached by this sonde launch(max_sonde_alt)
 east longitude for all the input platforms.(lon)
 Surface temperature as reported by sonde(sonde_surface_T)
 north latitude for all the input platforms.(lat)
