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NOAA NCEP-NCAR CDAS-1 DAILY Intrinsic sigma POT: Potential temperature data

DAILY Intrinsic sigma Potential temperature from NOAA NCEP-NCAR CDAS-1: Climate Data Assimilation System I; NCEP-NCAR Reanalysis Project.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time
grid: /T (days since 1948-01-01 12:00:00) ordered (1 Sep 1998) to (18 Aug 2014) by 1.0 N= 5831 pts :grid
Longitude
grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (0) to (2.5W) by 2.5 N= 144 pts :grid
Latitude
grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (90N) to (90S) by 2.5 N= 73 pts :grid
Height
grid: /Z (sigma) ordered [ (9950)] :grid

Other Info

bufferwordsize
4
calendar
standard
center
US Weather Service - National Met. Center
datatype
realarraytype
grib_name
POT
gribfield
1
GRIBgridcode
2
gribleveltype
107
gribNumBits
10
gribparam
13
gribvariable
13
missing_value
9.99900026E20
PDS_TimeRANGE
113
pointwidth
1.0
process
(180) 62 wave triangular, 28 layer Spectral model from "Medium Range Forecast" run
PTVersion
2
scale_max
337.60001
scale_min
208.2
standard_name
air_potential_temperature
subcenter
NCEP Ensemble Products
units
Kelvin_scale
standard units*
degree_Kelvin above 0

References

Kalnay, E., M. Kanamitsu, R. Kistler, W. Collins, D. Deaven, L. Gandin, M. Iredell, S. Saha, G. White, J. Woollen, Y. Zhu, A. Leetmaa, B. Reynolds, M. Chelliah, W. Ebisuzaki, W. Higgins, J. Janowiak, K. C. Mo, C. Ropelewski, J. Wang, R. Jenne, and D. Joseph. The NCEP/NCAR 40-Year Reanalysis Project. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, March, 1996

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