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COMET CASE 008 Software for Producing NTRANS Metafiles



This dataset contains C-shell scripts for generating NTRANS metafiles from NCEP model data stored in GEMPAK grid files. The scripts call GEMPAK to produce the metafiles.

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Spatial Type point
Frequency other
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 1996-12-31 00:00:00
End datetime 1997-01-03 23:59:59

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 51.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 19.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -155.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -100.00

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UCAR/COMET. 1997. COMET CASE 008 Software for Producing NTRANS Metafiles. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 21 Jul 2024.

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