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GCIP/GIST: Radar National Radar Precipitation (GIF)

Summary

The GCIP/GIST National Radar Precipitation Composite contains radar derived percipitation values over the CONUS. These images were prepared at the NASA/Marshal Space Flight Center. One image per day at 12Z is available as a data browse product.

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Spatial Type raster
Frequency daily
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1994-04-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1994-08-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 40.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 31.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -107.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -91.00

Primary point of contact information

EOL Data Support <eol-datahelp@ucar.edu>

Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 1996. GCIP/GIST: Radar National Radar Precipitation. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/3.37. Accessed 19 Sep 2020.

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