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Eastern Equatorial Pacific Sea Surface Temperature Anomalies "Cold Tongue Index" (CTI)
Entry ID: JISAO_CTI_SST_PACIFIC

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Summary
Abstract: The University of Washington Joint Institute for the Study of the
Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO) offers a Sea Surface Temperature dataset
that captures SST variations in the cold tongue region of the
equatorial Pacific Ocean. This index is called the cold tongue index
or CTI.

This data may be freely downloaded from the JISAO WWW site. Link to
the dataset homepage for documentation and to download this dataset.

[Summary Adapted from the JISAO Homepage]
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 6.0   S: -6.0   E: -90.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: T. Mitchell
Dataset Title: Eastern Equatorial Pacific Sea Surface Temperature Anomalies
Dataset Release Place: Seattle, Washington, USA
Dataset Publisher: Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO)
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1854-01-01
Stop Date: 1999-05-31
Use Constraints Please cite the dataset originator if you use this data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP)
Distribution Format: ASCII
Fees: None
Publications/References
Folland, C. K. and D. E. Parker, 1995: Correction of instrumental
biases in historical sea surface temperature
data. Quart. J. Roy. Meteor. Soc., 121, 319-367.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-07-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27
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