Three Mile Island Accident Data


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            title:  Three Mile Island Accident Data
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        abstract:  Three Mile Island Accident Data consists of mostly upper air and wind observations immediately following the nuclear meltdown occurring on March 28, 1979, near Middletown, PA. Data are only available for a short period of time immediately following the incident.
        purpose:  This data was collected with the intention of understanding where meltdown particulates were going, how the meltdown affected atmospheric conditions, as well as many other applications.
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                    beginPosition:  1979-03-29
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        supplementalInformation:  Available chart types include: adiabatic charts, WBAN 20/RAWIN charts, Form 610-12 / WBAN-20 PIBAL charts, radiosonde observations (among others)
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        lineage:  (LI_Lineage)
            processStep:  (LE_ProcessStep)
                description:  NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.
                dateTime:
                  DateTime:  2015-04-22T00:00:00
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    metadataMaintenance:  (MD_MaintenanceInformation)
        maintenanceAndUpdateFrequency:  (MD_MaintenanceFrequencyCode) asNeeded
        maintenanceNote:  Bulk metadata change applied on 2018-11-05. See version control repository history for metadata change details.