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 data       graph  M    public monthly mean wspd.sig995 from the NCEP Reanalysis (Top Dataset, surface, wspd.sig995.mon.
mean), 2.5°, 1948-present
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The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String Wesley.Ebisuzaki at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String NOAA NWS NCEP, NCAR
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL dataset_title String NCEP-NCAR Reanalysis 1
attribute NC_GLOBAL description String Data from NCEP initialized reanalysis (4x/day). These are the 0.9950 sigma level values
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 357.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 2.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 357.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 0.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 2.5
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Thu May 4 20:11:50 2000: ncrcat -d time,0,623 /Datasets/ncep.reanalysis.derived/surface/
Mon Jul 5 23:54:34 1999: ncrcat ./ /Datasets/ncep.reanalysis.derived/surface/ /dm/dmwork/nmc.rean.ingest/combinedMMs/surface/
Oct 26 23:42:16 1995 from 4 time daily u,v wind speeds
created 99/04/15 by CAS (netCDF2.3)
Converted to chunked, deflated non-packed NetCDF4 2014/09
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String Datasets/ncep.reanalysis.derived/surface/wspd.sig995.mon.mean.nc
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA NWS NCEP, NCAR
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String atmosphere, atmospheric, center, centers, daily, data, dataset, day, earth, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds, environmental, latitude, level, longitude, mean, month, monthly, national, ncar, ncep, noaa, nws, prediction, reanalysis, research, science, service, sigma, speed, surface, time, top, vector, weather, wind, wind_speed, winds, wspd, wspd.sig995, wspd.sig995.mon.mean
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 NCO String 20121012
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String Model
attribute NC_GLOBAL references String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v55
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String monthly mean wspd.sig995 from the National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) Reanalysis. Data from NCEP initialized reanalysis (4x/day). These are the 0.9950 sigma level values
attribute NC_GLOBAL testOutOfDate String now-86days
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2018-06-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1948-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String monthly mean wspd.sig995 from the NCEP Reanalysis (Top Dataset, surface, wspd.sig995.mon.mean), 2.5°, 1948-present
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 0.0
dimension time   double nValues=846, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=30 days 10h 28m 50s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double -6.943104E8, 1.5278112E9
attribute time avg_period String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
attribute time axis String T
attribute time delta_t String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Time
attribute time prev_avg_period String 0000-00-01 00:00:00
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=73, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=-2.5
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -90.0, 90.0
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=144, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=2.5
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float 0.0, 357.5
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 wspd   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute wspd actual_range float 0.5099945, 21.33
attribute wspd colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute wspd colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wspd drawLandMask String under
attribute wspd ioos_category String Wind
attribute wspd least_significant_digit short 1
attribute wspd level_desc String Surface
attribute wspd long_name String Monthly Mean Wind Speed at sigma level 0.995 from daily wind speed (from daily vector winds)
attribute wspd missing_value float -9.96921E36
attribute wspd parent_stat String Other
attribute wspd precision short 2
attribute wspd standard_name String wind_speed
attribute wspd statistic String Mean
attribute wspd units String m/s
attribute wspd valid_range float 0.0, 200.2
attribute wspd var_desc String Wind Speed

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