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Forest Oil Weather Station Data

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Summary

This data set consists of a single file of hourly resolution surface meteorological and oceanographic data from the Forest Oil (http://www.forestoil.com) fixed structure weather station. The station is mainted by ESSI Corporation (http:www.essicorp.com) and is located off the Texas coast from Galveston. These data were retrieved from the National Data Buoy Center (NDBC). This data set covers the period from 1 January to 29 August 2005. The data are in space delimited ASCII format. NCAR/EOL has conducted no additional quality control of these data.

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Frequency hourly
Language English
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2005-01-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2005-08-29 02:00:00

Spatial coverage


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Maximum (North) Latitude: 28.13, Minimum (South) Latitude: 28.11
Minimum (West) Longitude: -93.68, Maximum (East) Longitude: -93.66

Primary point of contact information

National Data Buoy Center (NDBC), NOAA

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

National Data Buoy Center (NDBC), NOAA. 2006. Forest Oil Weather Station Data. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://data.eol.ucar.edu/dataset/88.061. Accessed 26 Oct 2021.

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