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 data       graph  M    public SST from WindSat onboard Coriolis, 25 km resolution    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe
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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 comment String orbits separated into ascending and descending time arrays
attribute NC_GLOBAL contact String
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String Remote Sensing Systems
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL DSD_entry_id String REMSS-L2P_GRIDDED_25-WSAT
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 179.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL file_quality_index short 1
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 89.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -89.875
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 179.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -179.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 0.25
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String none
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String Remote Sensing Systems
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String amplitude, atmosphere,
Atmosphere > Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds,
atmospheric, bias, climatology, cloud, cloud cover, cloud_liquid_water, cloudiness, confidence, confidence_flag, cool, cool_skin, coriolis, cover, data, deviation, difference, distribution, diurnal, diurnal_amplitude, DT_analysis, error, flag, fraction, ghrsst, global, high, high-resolution, ice, ice distribution, liquid, meteorology, ocean, oceans,
Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Sea Surface Temperature,
onboard, precipitation, proximity, proximity_confidence, quality, rain, rain_rate, rainfall, rate, reference, rejection, rejection_flag, remote, remss, resolution, sea, sea_ice_fraction, sea_surface_temperature, seawater, sensing, sensor, single, skin, speed, sses, SSES_bias_error, SSES_standard_deviation_error, sst, sst_dtime, standard, statistics, surface, systems, temperature, time, vapor, warming, water, water_vapor, wind, wind_speed, winds, windsat
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 netcdf_version_id String 3.5.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 89.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String Coriolis
attribute NC_GLOBAL product_version String v7.0.1
attribute NC_GLOBAL references String MW SSES Report version 2.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL sensor String WindSat
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -89.875
attribute NC_GLOBAL spatial_resolution String 0.25 degree
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Sea Surface Temperature from WindSat onboard Coriolis, 25 km resolution. orbits separated into ascending and descending time arrays (Global High-Resolution Sea Surface Temperature (GHRSST) L2P GRIDDED WSAT Remote Sensing Systems (REMSS))
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2014-05-02T12:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2003-02-09T12:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String SST from WindSat onboard Coriolis, 25 km resolution
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -179.875
dimension time   double nValues=3646, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=1 day 2h 59m 45s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.044792E9, 1.399032E9
attribute time axis String T
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=720, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.25
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -89.875, 89.875
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 -179.875, 179.875
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 sea_surface_temperature   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute sea_surface_temperature _FillValue float -327.68
attribute sea_surface_temperature colorBarMaximum double 32.0
attribute sea_surface_temperature colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute sea_surface_temperature ioos_category String Temperature
attribute sea_surface_temperature long_name String sea surface temperature
attribute sea_surface_temperature source String REMSS
attribute sea_surface_temperature standard_name String sea_surface_temperature
attribute sea_surface_temperature units String degree_C
attribute sea_surface_temperature valid_max float 49.999992
attribute sea_surface_temperature valid_min float -50.000008
variable sst_dtime   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute sst_dtime _FillValue float -327680.0
attribute sst_dtime colorBarMaximum double 10.0
attribute sst_dtime colorBarMinimum double -10.0
attribute sst_dtime ioos_category String Temperature
attribute sst_dtime long_name String time difference from reference time
attribute sst_dtime units String second
variable DT_analysis   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute DT_analysis _FillValue float 6540.8
attribute DT_analysis colorBarMaximum double 5.0
attribute DT_analysis colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute DT_analysis ioos_category String Statistics
attribute DT_analysis long_name String deviation from sst reference climatology
attribute DT_analysis reference String Reynolds V2 Daily AVHRR OI SS
attribute DT_analysis units String degree_C
attribute DT_analysis valid_max float 12.7
attribute DT_analysis valid_min float 6540.9
variable SSES_bias_error   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute SSES_bias_error _FillValue float 654.08
attribute SSES_bias_error colorBarMaximum double 5.0
attribute SSES_bias_error colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute SSES_bias_error ioos_category String Statistics
attribute SSES_bias_error long_name String SSES bias error
attribute SSES_bias_error units String degree_C
attribute SSES_bias_error valid_max float 1.27
attribute SSES_bias_error valid_min float 654.09
variable SSES_standard_deviation_error   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error _FillValue float 654.83
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error colorBarMaximum double 5.0
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error ioos_category String Statistics
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error long_name String SSES standard deviation
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error units String degree_C
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error valid_max float 2.02
attribute SSES_standard_deviation_error valid_min float 654.84
variable wind_speed   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute wind_speed _FillValue float 13107.0
attribute wind_speed colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute wind_speed colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wind_speed dtime_from_sst_in_seconds String 0
attribute wind_speed ioos_category String Wind
attribute wind_speed long_name String wind speed
attribute wind_speed source String native_WSAT_wind
attribute wind_speed standard_name String wind_speed
attribute wind_speed units String m s-1
attribute wind_speed valid_max float 50.8
attribute wind_speed valid_min float 13107.2
variable sea_ice_fraction   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute sea_ice_fraction _FillValue float 654.58
attribute sea_ice_fraction colorBarMaximum double 1.0
attribute sea_ice_fraction colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute sea_ice_fraction comment String IceConc. from Reynolds daily SS
attribute sea_ice_fraction ioos_category String Ice Distribution
attribute sea_ice_fraction long_name String sea ice fraction
attribute sea_ice_fraction reference String <2005=MMAB Sea Ice;>=2005=NSIDC-00
attribute sea_ice_fraction units String fraction
attribute sea_ice_fraction valid_max float 1.77
attribute sea_ice_fraction valid_min float 654.59
variable rejection_flag   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute rejection_flag _Unsigned String true
attribute rejection_flag colorBarMaximum double 150.0
attribute rejection_flag colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute rejection_flag comment String b0:1=rain;b1:1=high wind/sunglint;b2:1=ice;b3:1=near land;b4:1=no data;b5:1=land;
attribute rejection_flag ioos_category String Quality
attribute rejection_flag long_name String rejection flag
variable confidence_flag   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute confidence_flag _Unsigned String true
attribute confidence_flag colorBarMaximum double 50.0
attribute confidence_flag colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute confidence_flag comment String b0:1=within 50km rain, 0.6 dif mwoisst;b1:1=within 100km rain, 0.8 dif mwoisst;b2:1=within 150km ice, 0.6 dif mwoisst;b3:1=more than 5deg dif mwoisst;b4:1=3-sigma test;b5:1=(tmi only) within 150 km of land and 0.6 warmer than mwoisst;b6:1=diurnal estimate > 0.6 warming;b7:1=diurnal estimate > 0.3 warming
attribute confidence_flag ioos_category String Statistics
attribute confidence_flag long_name String confidence flag
variable proximity_confidence   byte time, latitude, longitude
attribute proximity_confidence _Unsigned String true
attribute proximity_confidence colorBarMaximum double 50.0
attribute proximity_confidence colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute proximity_confidence comment String 1=Bad, data rejected;2=Suspected Bad, data that has any confidence flags bit 0-5 thrown;3=Unprocessed proximity confidence flag, should be Good data;4=Good data
attribute proximity_confidence ioos_category String Statistics
attribute proximity_confidence long_name String proximity confidence
variable diurnal_amplitude   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute diurnal_amplitude _FillValue float 1036.01
attribute diurnal_amplitude colorBarMaximum double 40.0
attribute diurnal_amplitude colorBarMinimum double -10.0
attribute diurnal_amplitude comment String non L2P_GRIDDED core field
attribute diurnal_amplitude ioos_category String Temperature
attribute diurnal_amplitude long_name String Diurnal warming amplitude
attribute diurnal_amplitude units String degree_C
attribute diurnal_amplitude valid_max float -269.61
attribute diurnal_amplitude valid_min float 1036.03
variable cool_skin   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute cool_skin _FillValue float 379.93
attribute cool_skin colorBarMaximum double 40.0
attribute cool_skin colorBarMinimum double -10.0
attribute cool_skin comment String non L2P_GRIDDED core field
attribute cool_skin ioos_category String Temperature
attribute cool_skin long_name String cool skin
attribute cool_skin units String degree_C
attribute cool_skin valid_max float -272.88
attribute cool_skin valid_min float 379.94
variable water_vapor   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute water_vapor _FillValue float 19660.5
attribute water_vapor colorBarMaximum double 80.0
attribute water_vapor colorBarMinimum double -20.0
attribute water_vapor dtime_from_sst_in_seconds String 0
attribute water_vapor ioos_category String Meteorology
attribute water_vapor long_name String Atmospheric Water Vapor
attribute water_vapor source String native_WSAT_vapor
attribute water_vapor units String mm
attribute water_vapor valid_max float 76.2
attribute water_vapor valid_min float 19660.8
variable cloud_liquid_water   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute cloud_liquid_water _FillValue float 655.3
attribute cloud_liquid_water colorBarMaximum double 3.0
attribute cloud_liquid_water colorBarMinimum double -1.0
attribute cloud_liquid_water dtime_from_sst_in_seconds String 0
attribute cloud_liquid_water ioos_category String Meteorology
attribute cloud_liquid_water long_name String Cloud Liquid Water
attribute cloud_liquid_water source String native_WSAT_cloud
attribute cloud_liquid_water units String mm
attribute cloud_liquid_water valid_max float 2.49
attribute cloud_liquid_water valid_min float 655.31
variable rain_rate   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute rain_rate _FillValue float 6553.5
attribute rain_rate colorBarMaximum double 30.0
attribute rain_rate colorBarMinimum double -10.0
attribute rain_rate dtime_from_sst_in_seconds String 0
attribute rain_rate ioos_category String Meteorology
attribute rain_rate long_name String Rain Rate
attribute rain_rate source String native_WSAT_rain
attribute rain_rate units String mm hr-1
attribute rain_rate valid_max float 25.4
attribute rain_rate valid_min float 6553.6

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