NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid

Daily gaussian_grid from NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2: NCEP/DOE AMIP-II Reanalysis (Reanalysis-2).

Documents

overviewan outline showing sub-datasets of this dataset
CPC documentationNCEP/DOE AMIP-II Reanalysis
ESRL documentationNCEP-DOE Reanalysis 2: Summary at ESRL-PSD
sourceESRL OPeNDAP source for Reanalysis2 daily dataset

Datasets and variables

NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid 0-10_cm_down[tmp soilw ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid 10-200_cm_down[tmp soilw ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid 10-meters_agl[uwnd vwnd ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid 2-meters_agl[shum tmax air tmin ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid entire_depth_of_atmosphere[tcdc ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid high_cloud_bottom[pres ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid high_cloud_top[pres ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid low_cloud_bottom[pres ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid low_cloud_top[pres ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid middle_cloud_bottom[pres ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid middle_cloud_top[pres ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid ntat[ulwrf uswrf dswrf ]
NOAA NCEP-DOE Reanalysis-2 Daily gaussian_grid surface[land skt icec vflx dlwrf cprat ugwd ulwrf shtfl dswrf pres lhtfl vgwd uswrf runof prate gflux uflx pevpr weasd ]

Independent Variables (Grids)

lat (latitude) grid: /lat (degree_north) ordered [ (88.542N) (86.6531N) (84.7532N) (82.8508N) (80.9473N) (79.0435N) (77.1394N) (75.2351N) (73.3307N) (71.4262N) (69.5217N) (67.6171N) (65.7125N) (63.8079N) (61.9033N) (59.9986N) (58.0939N) (56.1893N) (54.2846N) (52.3799N) (50.4752N) (48.5705N) (46.6658N) (44.7611N) (42.8564N) (40.9517N) (39.047N) (37.1422N) (35.2375N) (33.3328N) (31.4281N) (29.5234N) (27.6186N) (25.7139N) (23.8092N) (21.9044N) (19.9997N) (18.095N) (16.1902N) (14.2855N) (12.3808N) (10.47604N) (8.57131N) (6.66657N) (4.76184N) (2.8571N) (0.952368N) (0.952368S) (2.8571S) (4.76184S) (6.66657S) (8.57131S) (10.47604S) (12.3808S) (14.2855S) (16.1902S) (18.095S) (19.9997S) (21.9044S) (23.8092S) (25.7139S) (27.6186S) (29.5234S) (31.4281S) (33.3328S) (35.2375S) (37.1422S) (39.047S) (40.9517S) (42.8564S) (44.7611S) (46.6658S) (48.5705S) (50.4752S) (52.3799S) (54.2846S) (56.1893S) (58.0939S) (59.9986S) (61.9033S) (63.8079S) (65.7125S) (67.6171S) (69.5217S) (71.4262S) (73.3307S) (75.2351S) (77.1394S) (79.0435S) (80.9473S) (82.8508S) (84.7532S) (86.6531S) (88.542S)] :grid
level (height) grid: /level (m) ordered [ (2.0)] :grid
lon (longitude) grid: /lon (degree_east) periodic (0) to (1.875W) by 1.875 N= 192 pts :grid
time (time) grid: /time (days since 1979-01-01 12:00:0.0) ordered (1 Jan 1979) to (31 Dec 2014) by 1.0 N= 13149 pts :grid

Other Info

citation
Please note: If you acquire NCEP_Reanalysis 2 data products from PSD, we ask that you acknowledge us in your use of the data. This may be done by including text such as NCEP_Reanalysis 2 data provided by the NOAA/OAR/ESRL PSD, Boulder, Colorado, USA, from their Web site at http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/ in any documents or publications using these data. We would also appreciate receiving a copy of the relevant publications. This will help PSD to justify keeping the NCEP_Reanalysis 2 data set freely available online in the future. Thank you!
comments
Data is from NCEP/DOE AMIP-II Reanalysis (Reanalysis-2) (4x/day). Data interpolated from model (sigma) surfaces to gaussian grid.
Conventions
CF-1.0
institution
National Centers for Environmental Prediction
platform
Model
reference
http://wesley.ncep.noaa.gov/reanalysis2/ ; http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/data/gridded/data.ncep.reanalysis2.html
title
Daily NCEP/DOE Reanalysis 2
history
created 2002/03 by Hoop (netCDF2.3)

References

Kanamitsu, M., W. Ebisuzaki, J. Woollen, S. K. Yang, J. J. Hnilo, M. Fiorino, and G. L. Potter, 2002: NCEP-DOE AMIP-II Reanalysis (R-2). Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc., 83, 1631-1643.

Last updated: Thu, 28 Apr 2016 15:11:08 GMT

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