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Reconstructed North American, Eurasian, and Northern Hemisphere Snow Cover Extent, 1915-1997, Version 1 (G02131)
Data set:
G02131
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Overview

This data set contains time series of monthly snow cover extent (SCE) for North America, Eurasia, and the Northern Hemisphere from 1915 to 1997, based on snow cover reconstruction and NOAA satellite data. In addition, the data set contains time series of annual variation in areally-averaged monthly snow depth and (SWE) for the North American grid domain used to derive the snow cover index.
Data Contributor(s):
  • Ross
    Brown
Parameter(s):
SNOW DEPTH SNOW EXTENT SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT
Platform(s):
NOAA-4
Sensor(s):
VHRR
Data Format(s):
ASCII
Temporal Coverage:
1 January 1915 to 31 December 1997
Temporal Resolution:
1 month
Spatial Resolution:
Varies
Spatial Coverage:
N:
90
S:
0
E:
180
W:
-180

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