NOAA NCEP CPC Merged_Analysis pentad v0802 Version 2

NOAA NCEP CPC Merged_Analysis pentad v0802 Version 2: using rain gauge and satellite estimates.

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Datasets and variables

NOAA NCEP CPC Merged_Analysis pentad v0802 ver2 error[ X Y | T]
NOAA NCEP CPC Merged_Analysis pentad v0802 ver2 prcp_est[ X Y | T]

Independent Variables (Grids)

Time (time) grid: /T (pentads since 1979-01-01) ordered (1-5 Jan 1979) to (27-31 Dec 2007) by 1.0 N= 2117 pts :grid
Longitude (longitude) grid: /X (degree_east) periodic (1.25E) to (1.25W) by 2.5 N= 144 pts :grid
Latitude (latitude) grid: /Y (degree_north) ordered (88.75S) to (88.75N) by 2.5 N= 72 pts :grid

References

Xie, P. and P. A. Arkin, 1996: Analyses of Global Monthly Precipitation Using Gauge Observations, Satellite Estimates, and Numerical Model Predictions. J. Climate, 9, 840 -858.

Xie, P. and P. A. Arkin, 1997: Global Precipitation: A 17-Year Monthly Analysis Based on Gauge Observations, Satellite Estimates and Numerical Model Outputs. BAMS, 78, 2539-2558.

Last updated: Fri, 18 Sep 2015 18:39:07 GMT

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