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Comprehensive Ocean - Atmosphere Data Set (COADS) LMRF Arctic Subset, 1950 - 1995, Version 1 (NSIDC-0057)
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NSIDC-0057
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Overview

The Comprehensive Ocean - Atmosphere Data Set (COADS) Long Marine Reports Fixed-Length (LMRF) Arctic subset contains marine surface weather reports for regions north of 65 degrees N from ships, drifting ice stations, and buoys. The COADS LMRF Arctic subset contains data collected over the years 1950 to 1995 and includes the following parameters: air and sea temperature, cloudiness, humidity, and winds. The data are in the form of individual marine reports with a given latitude and longitude.
Data Contributor(s):
  • Mark
    Serreze
  • Scott
    Woodruff
  • Steven
    Worley
Parameter(s):
AIR TEMPERATURE CLOUD HEIGHT CLOUDINESS CLOUD TYPES HORIZONTAL VELOCITY HUMIDITY SEA LEVEL PRESSURE SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE SURFACE HUMIDITY SURFACE PRESSURE SURFACE WINDS SWELLS WAVE FREQUENCY WAVE HEIGHT WAVE LENGTH WAVE PERIOD WAVE SPEED/DIRECTION WAVE TYPES WIND WAVES
Platform(s):
Not Specified
Sensor(s):
Not Specified
Data Format(s):
LMRF
Temporal Coverage:
1 January 1950 to 31 December 1995
Temporal Resolution:
Varies
Spatial Resolution:
Varies
Spatial Coverage:
N:
90
S:
65
E:
180
W:
-180

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