Atmospheric path of integrated cloud ice water

Daily files of the path of integrated cloud ice water.


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Instrument 1

  • Source: MSG-SEVIRI channel 0.6, 0.8 and 1.6  μmc
  • Descriptive Instrument location: SEVIRI is the main instrument on board Meteosat-9. Meteosat-9 is located in the geostationary orbit at 9.5° E.

Global Information

  • Level: 2
  • Updated version: 0
  • File format: NetCDF3_CLASSIC
  • Convention: CF-1.6
  • Average File Size Uncompressed: 54 Mb
  • File name: hdfd_trop_seviri00_l2_ciwvi_v[VV]_[YYYYMMDDhhmmss].nc
  • Start: 2007-01-01
  • End: ongoing


Name Dimension CF standard_name long_name Unit
ciwvi time, lat, lon atmosphere_cloud_ice_water_content g m-2


Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research, Leipzig

Contact Person(s)

Hartwig Deneke (deneke@tropos.de)

Sebastian Bley (bley@tropos.de)


Roebeling, R. A., Feijt, A. J., Stammes, P.: Cloud property retrievals for climate monitoring: Implications of differences between Spinning Enhanced Visible and Infrared Imager (SEVIRI) on METEOSAT-8 and Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer (AVHRR) on NOAA-17, DOI: 10.1029/2005JD006990, 2006


For non-commercial use only. This data is subject to the HD(CP)2 data policy to be found at hdcp2.zmaw.de and in the HD(CP)2 Observation Data Product Standard.

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