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Changing eXpendable Bathythermograph Fall-rates and their Impact on Estimates of Thermosteric Sea Level Rise (Wijffels, S. E. et al., 2008)

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Diagnosed depth errors as a fraction of depth (r = (depth error)/depth) based on comparison with altimeter data. The XBT data have been analyzed by WMO 1770 code number, which indicates whether the original or the H95 fall-rate equation was used to find depth.

Data are from Table 2 of Wijffels et al.

wijffels_2_t4_h95.txt
wijffels_2_t4_orig.txt
wijffels_2_t7_h95.txt
wijffels_2_t7_orig.txt
wijffels_2_tdb_h95.txt
wijffels_2_tdb_orig.txt
wijffels_2_unk_deep.txt
wijffels_2_unk_shallow.txt

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