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VORTEX-95 MAPS Surface Analyses

Summary

NOAA/FSL ran the MAPS Sfc Analysis every hour at a standard resolution of about 60 km. These fields are used as part of the initialization of the O-LAPS. The data cutoff for the model runs was about 1 hour. This output includes pressure, temperature, relative humidity, u and v wind components, height, among others.

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Spatial Type grid
Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1995-04-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1995-06-11 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 55.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 23.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -130.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -60.00

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Forecast Systems Laboratory (FSL), NOAA. 1996. VORTEX-95 MAPS Surface Analyses. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/7.34. Accessed 21 Aug 2019.

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