pyart.util.get_field_location(radar, latitude, longitude)[source]#

Given the location (in latitude, longitude) of a target, extract the radar column above that point for further analysis.

  • radar (pyart.core.Radar Object) – Py-ART Radar Object from which distance to the target, along with gates above the target, will be calculated.

  • latitude (float, [degrees]) – Latitude, in degrees North, of the target.

  • longitude (float, [degrees]) – Longitude, in degrees East, of the target.

  • Function Calls

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  • sphere_distance

  • for_azimuth

  • get_column_rays


column (xarray DataSet) – Xarray Dataset containing the radar column above the target for the various fields within the radar object.