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GCIP/NESOB-97 Surface: 15-Minute Precipitation Composite

Summary

The Fifteen Minute Precipitation Composite was formed from two data sources (i.e., National Climatic Data Center Fifteen Minute Precipitation data, and the precipitation data extracted from the Department Of Energy (DOE) Atmospheric Radiation Measurement Surface (ARMSFC) five minute surface data. Data from these sources were quality controlled and merged to form this precipitation composite.

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Additional information

Identifier
Data Quality final
Versions
  • 1.0 (2011-08-24)
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Spatial Type point
Frequency 15 minute
Language English
Categories
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1997-04-01 00:00:00
End datetime 1998-03-31 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 39.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 34.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -100.50, Maximum (East) Longitude: -94.50

Primary point of contact information

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

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2011. GCIP/NESOB-97 Surface: 15-Minute Precipitation Composite. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6930RG4. Accessed 17 Nov 2019.

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