Canadian Meteorological Centre (CMC) Daily Snow Depth Analysis Data, Version 1 (NSIDC-0447)
Data set:
NSIDC-0447
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Version Summary
Initial release

Overview

This data set consists of a Northern Hemisphere subset of the Canadian Meteorological Centre (CMC) operational global daily snow depth analysis. Data include daily analyzed snow depths, as well as monthly means and climatologies of snow depth and estimated snow water equivalent (SWE).
Data Contributor(s):
Brown, R. D. and B. Brasnett.
Parameter(s):
SNOW DEPTH SNOW WATER EQUIVALENT
Platform(s):
METEOROLOGICAL STATIONS
Sensor(s):
SNOW MEASURING ROD
Data Format(s):
GeoTIFF, ASCII
Temporal Coverage:
1 August 1998 to 31 December 2020
Temporal Resolution:
1 day
Spatial Resolution:
24 km
24 km
Spatial Coverage:
N:
90
S:
0
E:
180
W:
-180

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There are python scripts available for reading and quickly visualizing the daily and monthly snow depth and snow water equivalent ASCII files from the Canadian Meteorological Center (CMC) Daily Snow Depth Analysis Data.
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