AFCCC Historical Surface Weather Observation Database (DSI-9966)
Entry ID: gov.noaa.ncdc.C00676

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Summary
Abstract: The Historical surface weather observation database (HSWOD) is a digital dataset archived by the National Climatic Data center (NCDC). This database has been developed by the Air Force Combat Climatology Center in Asheville, NC and serves as a replacement for the DATSAV3 formatted DSI-9956 (C00442). This new database is a CSV formatted database that is easily viewed in spreadsheets and is easily ... View entire text

Purpose: Support DoD projects.

SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION: data set

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CURRENTNESS REFERENCE: ground condition
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: AFCCC - Air Force Combat Climatology Center (AFWA)
Dataset Title: AFCCC Historical Surface Weather Observation Database (DSI-9966)
Dataset Release Date: 2006-09-15
Dataset Release Place: Asheville, NC
Dataset Publisher: DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC > National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Data Presentation Form: Digital database
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1901-01-01
Quality LOGICAL CONSISTENCY REPORT: Automated checks are applied to the data during the ingest process before the data are written off to the archive (DATSAV3) flat file format and then loaded into the Surface Historical data base. There are three types of quality control applied to the data. The initial is validation of individual observations and is applied as the data is received. The second ... View entire text
Access Constraints ACCESS CONSTRAINTS: Access through AFCCC is limited to DoD agencies and their contractors. All other requests are filled through the National Climatic Data Center in Asheville, N.C.

DISTRIBUTION LIABILITY: Every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of current NOAA quality control procedures. NOAA can only ... View entire text
Use Constraints Acknowledgement of the Data Originator when using the Data Item as a source.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/
Dataset ID: ______DSI-9966 ____

Data Center Personnel
Name: NCDC CUSTOMER SERVICE
Phone: 828-271-4800
Fax: 828-271-4876
Email: ncdc.orders at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
151 Patton Avenue, Room 120
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801-5001
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Format: CSV
Fees: Please see summary
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 828-271-4800
Fax: 828-271-4876
Email: ncdc.metadata at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
151 Patton Avenue
Room 468
City: Asheville
Province or State: North Carolina
Postal Code: 28801-5001
Country: USA
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-09-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-07-21
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