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 data       graph  M    public Top Dataset, monolevel sprd, cldwtr.eatm.mon.mean (Monthly NOAA-CIRES 20th Century
Reanalysis), 2.0°, 1871-2012
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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 citation String Compo,G.P. <>,
J.S. Whitaker <>,
and P.D. Sardeshmukh, 2006: Feasibility of a 100 year reanalysis using
only surface pressure data.
/Bull. Amer. Met. Soc./, 87, 175-190.
attribute NC_GLOBAL comment String Data is from
NOAA-CIRES 20th Century Reanalysis version 2
(4x/day). It consists of most variables interpolated to
pressure surfaces from model (sigma) surfaces.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String NOAA ESRL PSD
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL dataset_title String NOAA-CIRES 20th Century Reanalysis (V2)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 358.0
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 2.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 358.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 0.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 2.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String created by NOAA/ESRL/PSD web&data
Converted to chunked, deflated non-packed NetCDF4 2014/05
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String Datasets/20thC_ReanV2/Monthlies/monolevel_sprd/cldwtr.eatm.mon.mean.nc
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA ESRL/PSD
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String 20th, atmosphere, atmosphere_cloud_condensed_water_content, century, cires, cldwtr, cldwtr.eatm.mon.mean, cloud, cloud cover, cloudiness, clouds, condensed, content, cooperative, cover, data, dataset, division, earth, Earth Science > Atmosphere > Clouds > Cloud Liquid Water/Ice, entire, environmental, esrl, ice, institute, laboratory, latitude, liquid, longitude, meteorology, monolevel, month, monthly, noaa, noaa-cires, physical, psd, reanalysis, research, science, sciences, sprd, spread, system, time, top, water
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 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 NOAA-Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) 20th Century Reanalysis. Data is from
NOAA-CIRES 20th Century Reanalysis version 2
(4x/day). It consists of most variables interpolated to
pressure surfaces from model (sigma) surfaces.
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2012-12-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1871-01-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Top Dataset, monolevel sprd, cldwtr.eatm.mon.mean (Monthly NOAA-CIRES 20th Century Reanalysis), 2.0°, 1871-2012
attribute NC_GLOBAL version String 2.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 0.0
dimension time   double nValues=1704, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=30 days 10h 29m 6s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double -3.1241376E9, 1.35432E9
attribute time avg_period String 0000-01-00 00:00:00
attribute time axis String T
attribute time coordinate_defines String start
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=91, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=-2.0
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -90.0, 90.0
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude coordinate_defines String point
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=180, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=2.0
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float 0.0, 358.0
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude coordinate_defines String point
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 cldwtr   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute cldwtr actual_range float 9.999275E-4, 0.2598999
attribute cldwtr cell_methods String time: mean (monthly from 6-hourly values)
attribute cldwtr colorBarMaximum double 0.5
attribute cldwtr colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute cldwtr GRIB_id short 76
attribute cldwtr GRIB_name String C WAT
attribute cldwtr ioos_category String Meteorology
attribute cldwtr level_desc String Entire Atmosphere Considered As a Single Layer
attribute cldwtr long_name String Monthly Cloud Water Spread for entire atmosphere
attribute cldwtr missing_value float -9.96921E36
attribute cldwtr parent_stat String Individual Obs
attribute cldwtr precision short 4
attribute cldwtr standard_name String atmosphere_cloud_condensed_water_content
attribute cldwtr statistic String Ensemble Spread
attribute cldwtr statistic_method String Standard deviation calculated by taking standard deviation of the 56 ensemble members at each time step and then averaging STD over all time steps in a month
attribute cldwtr units String kg/m^2
attribute cldwtr valid_range float 0.0, 6.5531
attribute cldwtr var_desc String Cloud Water Content

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