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VORTEX-95 NCEP 29km eta model Surface Flux

Summary

This dataset is the NCEP 29km eta model Surface Flux analyses and 3-hourly forecasts (out to 33 hours) collected during the VORTEX-95 project. The data are in GRIB format on a skewed lat-lon grid and on sigma surfaces. This is a high volume dataset: one run of surface flux is about 60 Megabytes(MB)! This output includes pressure, geopotential height, temperature, precipitation, specific humidity, soil temperature and moiture content, u and v wind components among many other parameters including many flux parameters. NOTE: At the time of VORTEX-95, the 29km eta model was being run in experimental mode, so use the model output with caution.

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Spatial Type grid
Frequency 12 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1995-03-30 00:00:00
End datetime 1995-06-30 23:59:59

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 49.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 23.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -125.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -65.00

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Citation

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UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. 1996. VORTEX-95 NCEP 29km eta model Surface Flux. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/7.38. Accessed 31 Jul 2021.

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