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PLOWS: Canadian Ensemble Forecast Imagery

Summary

This data set contains several forecast image products from the 20 member Canadian ensemble forecast system over North America. The products are available from the 00 and 12 UTC runs every 12 hours out to 204 hours. The products include 12 hour precipitation mean, 500 mb spaghetti plots of the 534 and 594 dam heights, 500 mb spaghetti plots of the 546 dam height, 500 mb spaghetti plots of the 558 dam height, and mean SLP and SLP centers. The imagery were developed by Environment Canada.

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Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2010-04-05)
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Spatial Type raster
Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2009-10-14 01:01:00
End datetime 2009-12-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 80.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 20.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -180.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -40.00

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Environment Canada. 2010. PLOWS: Canadian Ensemble Forecast Imagery. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/NQWE-BX8C-250Z. Accessed 14 Aug 2022.

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