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GIDS-1 Hourly Precipitation Composite

Summary

This composite contains hourly precipitation observations from observing sites in the GCIP/GIDS-1 domain (the central United States). Data included in the composite are from National Weather Service observing stations, research instrumentation, and various regional and state observing stations. Data have been converted to a common format, standard units, and uniform quality control of the data has been performed.

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2011-08-24)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1992-02-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1992-04-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 45.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 30.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -106.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -85.00

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2011. GIDS-1 Hourly Precipitation Composite. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6DN43BF. Accessed 20 Oct 2020.

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