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Entry ID: edu.ucar.unidata-fmrc-NCEP-GFS-CONUS_191km

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Abstract: NCEP GFS Model : AWIPS 202 (I) Grid. National - CONUS (polar stereographic).
Model runs are made at 0, 6, 12, and 18Z, with analysis and forecasts every 6
hours out 5 days. Horizontal = 65 by 43 points, resolution 190.5 km, Polar
Stereographic projection. Vertical = 1000 to 100 hPa mandatory pressure levels
(10 levels); surface, height above ground, pressure layers.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 34.93   S: 7.11   E: -17.64   W: -141.14

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2015-11-25
Stop Date: 2015-12-02
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 191 km
Longitude Resolution: 191 km
Horizontal Resolution Range: 100 km - < 250 km or approximately 1 degree - < 2.5 degrees
Temporal Resolution: 6 Hours
Temporal Resolution Range: Hourly - < Daily
Use Constraints Freely available
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Data Center
Unidata, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: support at
Contact Address:
UCAR Office of Programs
Unidata Program Center
P.O. Box 3000
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307-3000
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-11-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18

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