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GCIP/EOP: NCEP/CPC Unified Raingauge Dataset

Summary

This dataset contains the National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) Climate Prediction Center (CPC) Unified Raingauge Dataset. This dataset has been developed by NCEP/CPC from multiple sources of U.S. raingauge data. The files are compressed using the UNIX "compress" command and "uncompress" must be used before decoding. This dataset is provided as is and was not quality controlled by UCAR/JOSS.

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Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2006-06-12)
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Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1948-01-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1997-12-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 28.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -115.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -80.00

Primary point of contact information

Wayne Higgins <wd52wh@sgi85.wwb.noaa.gov>

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Citation

Higgins, W. 2006. GCIP/EOP: NCEP/CPC Unified Raingauge Dataset. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.26023/N7G1-2X1D-BM0M. Accessed 12 Jul 2024.

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