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Canadian GEM Regional Model Forecast Imagery [Environment Canada]

Summary

This data set contains the four panel forecast imagery from the Environment Canada GEM regional model over the US and Canada. The panels contain 500 mb height/wind/vorticity, mean sea level pressure/1000-500mb thickness, 700mb hieghts/humidity, and 850mb heights/temperature. The products are available every 12 hours out to the 48 hour forecast. The images were created by Environment Canada.

This data set contains imagery from the two PLOWS field phases, 6 February to 31 March 2009 and 14 October 2009 to 10 March 2010. No imagery are available for the period between the field phases.

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Spatial Type raster
Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2009-02-06 00:00:00
End datetime 2010-03-10 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 70.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 25.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -125.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -50.00

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Environment Canada. 2010. Canadian GEM Regional Model Forecast Imagery. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/113.027. Accessed 22 Sep 2019.

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