Near Global Ocean Currents Climatology by Meehl from NCAR
Entry ID: NCAR_MEEHL

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Summary
Abstract: These monthly climatologies were prepared by G. Meehl and are archived
at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). G. Meehl
prepared a 5 X 5 degree latitude/longitude dataset of long-period
ocean currents speed and direction based on pilot charts covering the
world ocean southward to about 50 S. The pilot charts are based on
summaries of ship drift data. One of the charts was updated ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -50.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Gerald A. Meehl, National Center for Atmospheric Research
Dataset Title: Global Ocean Surface Currents, seasonal climatology, by Noo
Online Resource: http://rda.ucar.edu/datasets/ds280.0/
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: Quarterly
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Platform
SHIPS Ancillary Description
Originating Center
Data Center
Research Data Archive, Computational and Information Systems Laboratory, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://rda.ucar.edu/
Dataset ID: DS 280.0

Data Center Personnel
Name: RDA HELP DESK
Phone: (303)-497-1231
Fax: (303)-497-1291
Email: dss-info at mailman.ucar.edu
Contact Address:
National Center for Atmospheric Research
CISL/DSS
P.O. Box 3000
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307
Country: U.S.A.
Distribution
Distribution Size: 1 MB
Fees: No Fee
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (303)-497-1248
Fax: (303)-497-1291
Email: worley at ucar.edu
Contact Address:
National Center for Atmospheric Research
CISL/DSS
P.O. Box 3000
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307
Country: U.S.A.
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Publications/References
Jenne, Roy L., June 1989. 'Data Availability at NCAR', NCAR, Boulder, CO.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-05-23
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