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USFS Airfire BlueSky Daily 4km PM2.5 Model Data and Imagery


This data set contains the output and products from the daily runs of the United States Forest Service (USFS) BlueSky modeling framework for the WE-CAN and BB-FLUX field projects. The runs for WE-CAN utilized the University of Washington 4-km resolution WRF model over the Pacific Northwest. The data set includes the model output in NetCDF format, KMZ files for display of the PM2.5 column average forecasts, KMZ files of the active fire locations, and PM2.5 forecast imagery all contained within daily gzipped tar files.

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Data Quality final
  • 1.0 (2018-10-12)
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Frequency daily
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2018-07-07 00:00:00
End datetime 2018-09-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 51.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 39.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -129.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -108.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

O'Neill, S., Larkin, N., Solomon, R. 2018. USFS Airfire BlueSky Daily 4km PM2.5 Model Data and Imagery. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 25 Jan 2021.

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