WOCE Ocean Surface Meteorological Data from the Surface Meteorological Data Assembly Center (DAC) at Florida State University
Entry ID: FSU_COAPS_WOCEMET_DAC

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Summary
Abstract: The World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE) Data Assembly Center
(DAC) for Surface Meteorology (WOCE-MET) collects, checks, and
distributes all underway surface meteorological data recorded during
WOCE.

Data include wind speed and direction, atmospheric pressure, air
temperature, wet-bulb temperature, dew point temperature, sea surface
temperature, ... View entire text
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Description: WOCE Meteorological Data Center (WOCEMET)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 80.0   S: -80.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0
Min Depth: SURFACE Max Depth: SURFACE

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1988-01-01
Stop Date: 1997-12-31
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: 1 min, 60 min, 180 min
Platform
SHIPS Ancillary Description
Quality All of the available research vessel surface meteorology data have
been quality-controlled. Details of the quality control (QC) process
are available in a QC Handbook (available as both hypertext and
hardcopy report):
http://www.coaps.fsu.edu/woce/docs/qchbook/qchbook.htm

The data for each cruise track are accompanied by a report on the
quality of the data.
Originating Center
Data Center
Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies, Florida State University Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.coaps.fsu.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: WOCE METEOROLOGICAL DATA CENTER
Phone: 850-644-4581
Fax: 850-644-4841
Email: wocemet at coaps.fsu.edu
Contact Address:
WOCE Surface Meteorology DAC/SAC
Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies
2035 E. Dirac Dr./Suite 205 Johnson Bldg
Florida State University
City: Tallahassee
Province or State: FL
Postal Code: 32306-2840
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Format: ASCII, netCDF
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-07-02
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