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 data       graph  M    public Atlas FLK v1.1 derived surface winds (level 3.0)    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe NASA JPL nasa_jpl_b2ea_b697_669b

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL base_date short 1992, 8, 24
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String NASA JPL
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL description String VAM 6-hour analyses starting from the ECMWF Operational analyses.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 359.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 78.375
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -78.375
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 0.25
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 359.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 0.125
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 0.25
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Created by NASA Goddard Space Flight Center under the NASA REASoN CAN: A Cross-Calibrated, Multi-Platform Ocean Surface Wind Velocity Product for Meteorological and Oceanographic Applications
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NASA JPL
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String atlas, atmosphere, atmospheric, centre, data, derived, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds, eastward, eastward_wind, ecmwf, european, flk, forecasts, jet, jpl, laboratory, level, medium, medium-range, meters, nasa, nobs, northward, northward_wind, number, observations, propulsion, range, statistics, surface, time, u-wind, uwnd, v-wind, v1.1, vwnd, weather, wind, winds
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String The data may be used and redistributed for free but is not intended
for legal use, since it may contain inaccuracies. Neither the data
Contributor, ERD, NOAA, nor the United States Government, nor any
of their employees or contractors, makes any warranty, express or
implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a
particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability for the accuracy,
completeness, or usefulness, of this information.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 78.375
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -78.375
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String VAM 6-hour analyses starting from the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF) Operational analyses. (CCMP MEASURES ATLAS L4 OW L3 0 WIND VECTORS FLK)
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2011-12-31T18:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1987-07-02T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Atlas FLK v1.1 derived surface winds (level 3.0)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 0.125
dimension time   double nValues=35796, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=6h 0m 0s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 5.521824E8, 1.3253544E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time delta_t String 0000-00-00 06:00:00
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Time
attribute time standard_name String time
attribute time time_origin String 01-JAN-1970 00:00:00
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
dimension latitude   float nValues=628, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.25
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -78.375, 78.375
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
dimension longitude   float nValues=1440, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.25
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float 0.125, 359.875
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
variable uwnd   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute uwnd actual_range float -18.45169, 26.27984
attribute uwnd colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute uwnd colorBarMinimum double -15.0
attribute uwnd ioos_category String Wind
attribute uwnd long_name String u-wind at 10 meters
attribute uwnd missing_value float -100.00305
attribute uwnd standard_name String eastward_wind
attribute uwnd units String m/s
attribute uwnd valid_range float -0.3051944, 0.3051944
variable vwnd   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute vwnd actual_range float -19.53754, 23.02204
attribute vwnd colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute vwnd colorBarMinimum double -15.0
attribute vwnd ioos_category String Wind
attribute vwnd long_name String v-wind at 10 meters
attribute vwnd missing_value float -100.00305
attribute vwnd standard_name String northward_wind
attribute vwnd units String m/s
attribute vwnd valid_range float -0.3051944, 0.3051944
variable nobs   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute nobs actual_range float 0.0, 8.0
attribute nobs colorBarMaximum double 100.0
attribute nobs colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute nobs ioos_category String Statistics
attribute nobs long_name String number of observations
attribute nobs missing_value float -1.0
attribute nobs units String count
attribute nobs valid_range float 32766.0, 98298.0

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