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OORT: Global atmospheric circulation statistics/analysis from the Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory based on weather station, ship, and buoy data.

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Datasets and variables

Mean OORT Mean[zdel omega tair qhum u v ]
StdDev OORT StdDev[u tair v zdel qhum ]
Surface OORT Surface[zdel qaqa tair vv qhum zdelzdel TaTa u uu SSTSST v ]

Independent Variables (Grids)

Pressure grid: /P (mb) ordered [ (1000.0) (950.0) (900.0) (850.0) (700.0) (500.0) (400.0) (300.0) (200.0) (100.0) (50.0)] :grid
Time grid: /T (months since 01-Jan) periodic (Jan) to (Dec) by 1.0 N= 12 pts :grid
Longitude grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (180W) to (175E) by 5.0 N= 72 pts :grid
Latitude grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (90S) to (90N) by 2.5 N= 73 pts :grid

Other Info

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References

Oort, A.H.. Global atmospheric circulation statistics, 1958-1973, number 14, 1983

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