[RADS] Fixed Jason-1 Cycle 19
remko at altimetrics.com
Thu Apr 16 22:33:18 CEST 2009
Dear RADS users,
Josef Cherniawsky reported to me that there was an error in cycle 19,
passes 19-32. One could see the SLA rapidly varying in big swings up
to some 20 meters.
I traced this down to errors in the range data that had not been
reported in the Jason-1 GDR validation reports.
Then I found that the GDR data that I used for that cycle were
replaced on the JPL FTP site about a week later after I downloaded it
first. This means that this was probably a know issue that had since
I have reprocessed cycle 19 and put the data on the Delft server.
Thanks to Josef for pointing this out.
PS: I would like to remind you that there is a lot of flux in the
Jason-1 data these days. New GDR Version C data is coming in nearly
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