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UK Met Office Tropical African Model Output over the Lake Victoria Region

Summary

This data set includes a subset of output from the UK Met Office Tropical African model over the HIGHWAY region around Lake Victoria. The model is run twice daily at 00 and 12 UTC at 4.4km hoizontal resolution and with 80 vertical levels. The following fields are included: surface meteorological and vertical profiles of U/V wind, temperature, and relative humidity at three hourly intervals from forecast hour 15 to 33. The data are in NetCDF format.

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Spatial Type grid
Frequency 12 hourly
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Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2019-04-23 00:00:00
End datetime 2019-06-02 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


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Maximum (North) Latitude: 5.50, Minimum (South) Latitude: -12.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: 28.80, Maximum (East) Longitude: 42.20

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 2019. UK Met Office Tropical African Model Output over the Lake Victoria Region. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/572.008. Accessed 17 Oct 2019.

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