University of Wisconsin CIMSS Real-Time and Archived Tropical Cyclone Data (1995-1998)
Entry ID: CIMSS_TROPICAL_CYCLONES

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Summary
Abstract: The Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Services
(CIMSS) at the University of Wisconsin offers real-time and archived
tropical cyclone products from it home page.

The real-time products cover the North Atlantic, Western N. Pacific,
Eastern N. Pacific, Australia, North Indian Ocean, and Global
coverage. The real-time data are GOES-8, GOES-10, Meteosat 7,
Meteosat-5, and GMS-5 derived winds and satellite imagery.


The archived products cover hurricanes and tropical storms that
occured during tropical storm seasons of 1995-1998. For each tropical
storm and hurricane there are satellite derived winds, single frame
satellite images, and movies. Starting in 1997 there is storm track
data.

Link to the CIMSS Home Page to access this data.
Related URL
Description: Link to the CIMSS Tropical Cyclone database.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 45.0   S: -45.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: University Wisconsin-Madison Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Studies
Dataset Title: University of Wisconsin CIMSS Real-Time and Archived Tropical Cyclone Data
Dataset Release Place: Madison, WI, USA
Dataset Publisher: Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Studies (CIMSS)
Data Presentation Form: IMAGES, MAPS
Online Resource: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/tropic/tropic.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1995-08-01
Use Constraints Please reference CIMSS if you wish to display these images outside
of the CIMSS WWW site.
Data Set Progress
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Originating Center
Data Center
Cooperative Institute for Meteorological Satellite Studies, Space Science and Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://cimss.ssec.wisc.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: CHRIS VELDEN
Phone: (605) 262-5974
Phone: (605) 262-9168
Email: chrisv at ssec.wisc.edu
Contact Address:
Space Science and Engineering Center
University of Wisconsin
1225 W Dayton Street, Rm 253
City: Madison
Province or State: WI
Postal Code: 53706
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP)
Distribution Format: HTML, GIF
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 301-614-5126
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Scott.A.Ritz at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: Maryland
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-10-16
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