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LDM Surface METAR Hourly Data (NCAR/EOL surface QC format ) [NCAR/EOL]

Summary

The Surface METAR Data set is one of several surface data sets collected by the National Center for Atmospheric Research/ Earth Observing Laboratory (NCAR/EOL). Included in the data set are the global hourly surface meteorological observations in NCAR/EOL columnar ascii surface QC format. These data are contained in daily files which are compressed in gzip format (.gz). The data were aquired via the UNIDATA Local Data Manager (LDM).

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Spatial Type point
Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2004-06-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2004-09-30 23:59:00

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 50.00, Minimum (South) Latitude: 5.00
Minimum (West) Longitude: -125.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -75.00

Primary point of contact information

Janine Aquino <janine@ucar.edu>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Stossmeister, G. 2008. LDM Surface METAR Hourly Data (NCAR/EOL surface QC format ). Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/82.164. Accessed 07 Jul 2020.

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