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NOAA/NCEP GFS Model Forecast Imagery [NOAA/NCEP]

Summary

This data set contains the several forecast image products from the NOAA/NCEP GFS model. The products include 300mb heights/wind, 500mb heights/vorticity/wind, 700 mb heights/humidity/wind, 850mb heights/temperature/wind, mean sea level pressure/1000-500 mb thickness/precipitation, and surface winds/temperature/MSLP. The products are available every 6 hours out to the 180 hour forecast and every 12 hours from 180-204 hours. The images were created by NOAA/NCEP.

his data set contains imagery from the two PLOWS field phases, 6 February to 30 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 6 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: 20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -170.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -50.00

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Stossmeister, G. 2010. NOAA/NCEP GFS Model Forecast Imagery. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/113.030. Accessed 21 Sep 2019.

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