Returns xarray.Dataset with stored data and metadata from NOAA PSL FMCW Radar files. See References section for details.


files (str or list) – Name of file(s) to read. Currently does not support reading URLs but files can be downloaded easily using the act.discovery.download_noaa_psl_data function.


ds (xarray.Dataset) – Standard Xarray dataset with the data for the parsivel


Johnston, Paul E., James R. Jordan, Allen B. White, David A. Carter, David M. Costa, and Thomas E. Ayers.

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