Instrument

2DVD
2-Dimensional Video Disdrometer

The Two-Dimensional Video Disdrometer (2DVD) uses two high speed line scan cameras to provide continuous measurements of size distribution, shape, and fall velocities of all precipitation particles and types.

Instrument Details

Meter/Analyzer
PRECIPITATION, ATMOSPHERE, PRECIPITATION, ATMOSPHERE, PRECIPITATION RATE, PRECIPITATION, ATMOSPHERE, DROPLET SIZE
Land Surface
18 μs
200 μm
34.1 kHz
External Linkhttps://doi.org/10.1175/1520-0426(2002)019%3C0602:TDVDAD%3E2.0.CO;2
Stationary
Campaign FS

Campaign Field Sites

32 Campaigns · 103 Instruments
Ongoing
IMPACTS

Investigation of Microphysics and Precipitation for Atlantic Coast-Threatening Snowstorms

2020—2023
Eastern United States
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1 Deployment
· 60 Data Products

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External Link10.5067/GPMGV/GCPEX/2DVD/DATA101