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NWS Cooperative Observer and First Order Station Daily Snow Depth Data



This data set contains daily snow depth observations for the National Weather Service Cooperative Observer network and First Order stations across the United States. The data are in a columnar ASCII format and were made available by NCDC. Data are only included for the two PLOWS field phases (February and March 2009 and November 2009 though March 2010. No data are included for the period between the field phases.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency daily
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2009-02-01 01:01:00
End datetime 2010-03-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

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Maximum (North) Latitude: 72.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 19.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -171.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -65.00

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), NOAA. 2010. NWS Cooperative Observer and First Order Station Daily Snow Depth Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 07 Dec 2021.

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