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Global GTS Surface Synoptic Observations in GEMPAK Format

Summary

The GTS Three-Hourly Synoptic Observation 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 three-hourly synoptic observations. These data are contained in daily files which are in GEMPAK format. The data were aquired via the UNIDATA Local Data Manager (LDM).

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Versions
  • 1.0 (2011-09-14)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency 3 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2000-03-17 00:00:00
End datetime 2023-12-08 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 90.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: -90.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -180.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: 180.00

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

National Weather Service (NWS). 2011. Global GTS Surface Synoptic Observations in GEMPAK Format. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/Y3S2-C3VV-ZP0H. Accessed 10 Dec 2023.

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