Generic File Format defenition

A sample header of the Radar data is displayed below:

01    '# HD LINES',19
02    'FORMAT VERS',2.3
03    'DATA VERS',2.0
04    'INS NAME','Delft Atmospheric Research Radar, DARR'
05    'LAT/LON',51.971,4.927
06    'ELEV',0100,'m'
07    'START',1996:4:17,7:31:30
08    'STOP',1996:4:17,11:45:37
09    'X INFO',2978,7.525,11.760,'Time','Hrs (UTC)',0
10    'Y INFO',256,0,7.650,'Altitude','km'
11    '# VAR TYPES',1
12    'Velocity','m/s',256
13    %% BEGIN COMMENTS
14    Data measured with Darr, Delft Atmospheric Research Radar.
15    We would appreciate it if you would contact us when using this data.
16    http://irctr.et.tudelft.nl H.W.J.Russchenberg@ITS.TUDelft.nl
17    The time resolution is 5.12 s and the height resolution: 30 m.
18    This data version 2.0 has been calibrated and corrected for clipping.
19    %% END OF HEADER
20    0.000 0.030 0.060 ...etc.
21    7.52642202 1.286 ...data

01:         The number header lines including line 01
02:         Header format version
03:         Data version
04:         Instrument name
05:  Latitude and longitude of the instrument, if not relevant 0, 0
06:         Elevation of the instrument above the ground
07:         Starting date and time of the data
08:         Ending date and time of the data
09:         Info about the time axis of the data: number of datalines (excluding Y INFO line 19),
              start time, stop time (both decimal), 'Time', 'hrs(UTC)'
10:         Info about the value axis for 3D data: number of range bins, starting value, ending value,
             'variable name', 'unit'
11:         The number of variables used in the data
12:         Description of the variable: 'name', 'unit', number of columns
13:         Line marking the beginning of the comment lines
14 - 18:  Comment lines
19:         Line marking the end of the header, lines hereafter are not included in the header line count
20:         Range bin borders
21:         Following the lines of decimal time and variable data