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NAME: LDM Surface METAR Hourly Data

Summary

The Surface METAR Data set is one of several surface data sets collected by the National Center for Atmospheric Research/ Earth Observing Laboratory (NCAR/EOL). Included in the data set are the global hourly surface meteorological observations in NCAR/EOL columnar ascii surface QC format. These data are contained in daily files which are compressed in gzip format (.gz). The data were aquired via the UNIDATA Local Data Manager (LDM).

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Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2008-10-07)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2004-06-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2004-09-30 23:59:00

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 5.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -125.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -75.00

Primary point of contact information

Janine Aquino <janine@ucar.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory, Stossmeister, G. 2008. NAME: LDM Surface METAR Hourly Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/ZCSS-13AY-JF04. Accessed 03 Jun 2023.

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