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COMET CASE 007 NCEP Rapid Update Cycle (RUC) Model



This dataset contains data from NCEP's Rapid Update Cycle (RUC) model runs on 13 and 14 March 1996. The model runs are every three hours with forecasts given every three hours and going out 12 hours. The data are archived in GRIB files on grid number 87.

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Spatial Type grid
Frequency 3 hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1996-03-13 00:00:00
End datetime 1996-03-14 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

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Maximum (North) Latitude: 57.69, Minimum (South) Latitude: 20.13
Minimum (West) Longitude: -136.46, Maximum (East) Longitude: -60.83

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

National Meteorological Center. 1997. COMET CASE 007 NCEP Rapid Update Cycle (RUC) Model. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 03 Oct 2023.

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