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NCEP GFS Global Analysis - NetCDF format [Bowman/Texas A&M]


This dataset from the Stratosphere-Troposphere Analyses of Regional Transport (START08) consists of NCEP Global Forecast (GFS) model analysis files in NetCDF format. The files are compressed bz2files. (bunzip2 filename)

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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2008-03-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2008-08-04 11:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 90.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -90.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -180.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 180.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Bowman, K., Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, Texas A & M University (TAMU). 2011. NCEP GFS Global Analysis - NetCDF format. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 12 Dec 2019.

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