NOAA NCEP-NCAR CDAS-1 DAILY Intrinsic total_air_column PWAT: Precipitable water data

DAILY Intrinsic total_air_column Precipitable water from NOAA NCEP-NCAR CDAS-1: Climate Data Assimilation System I; NCEP-NCAR Reanalysis Project.

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time)
grid: /T (days since 1948-01-01 12:00:00) ordered (1 Jan 1948) to (16 Aug 2016) by 1.0 N= 25066 pts :grid
Longitude (longitude)
grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (0) to (2.5W) by 2.5 N= 144 pts :grid
Latitude (latitude)
grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (90N) to (90S) by 2.5 N= 73 pts :grid

Other Info

bufferwordsize
4
calendar
standard
center
US Weather Service - National Met. Center
datatype
realarraytype
grib_name
PWAT
gribfield
1
GRIBgridcode
2
gribleveltype
200
gribNumBits
10
gribparam
54
gribvariable
54
missing_value
9.99900026E20
PDS_TimeRANGE
113
pointwidth
0.0
process
(180) 62 wave triangular, 28 layer Spectral model from "Medium Range Forecast" run
PTVersion
2
scale_max
86.800003
scale_min
-8.0
standard_name
atmosphere_mass_content_of_water_vapor
subcenter
NCEP Ensemble Products
units
kg /m2
standard units*
kilogram meter-2
history
T: 0000 1 Apr 2002 to 0000 16 Aug 2016 appended from datestring

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

Last updated: Thu, 18 Aug 2016 13:40:06 GMT
Expires: Fri, 19 Aug 2016 13:40:00 GMT

Data Views

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Filters

Here are some filters that are useful for manipulating data. There are actually many more available, but they have to be entered manually. See Ingrid Function Documentation for more information. Average over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
RMS (root mean square with mean *not* removed) over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
RMSA (root mean square with mean removed) over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
Maximum over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
Minimum over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
Detrend (best-fit-line) over X Y T | X Y X T Y T | X Y T |
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Note on units