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UK Met Office Operational Global Model Output


This data set includes a subset of output from the UK Met Office Operational Global Model over the HIGHWAY region around Lake Victoria. The model is run twice daily at 00 and 12 UTC at a horizontal resolution of approximately 10km and with 70 vertical levels. The following fields are included: surface meteorological and vertical profiles of U/V wind, temperature, and relative humidity at three hourly intervals from forecast hour 15 to 33. The data are in NetCDF format.

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Data Quality final
Related projects
Spatial Type grid
Frequency 12 hourly
Progress onGoing
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2019-04-23 00:00:00
End datetime 2019-06-02 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

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Maximum (North) Latitude: 5.50, Minimum (South) Latitude: -12.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 28.80, Maximum (East) Longitude: 42.20

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2019. UK Met Office Operational Global Model Output. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 24 Jan 2020.

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