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Antarctic/Southern Hemisphere Weather Observations - SSEC-AMRC-SYN
Entry ID: SSEC-AMRC-SYN


Summary
Abstract: The AMRC has collected synoptic weather observations (3 and 6 hourly) since January 1, 1997. These observations include a variety of information (temperature, dewpoint, barometeric pressure, wind speed and direction, etc.) from a variety of stations around the Antarctic and rim of the Southern Ocean (including manned stations, automatic weather stations, etc.)
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Description: Access Antarctic Synoptic and METAR Observations.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -40.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None - the only request is that the Antarctic Meteorological Research Center (AMRC), Space Science and Engineering Center (SSEC) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison be given credit as the source of the data with the following:

"The authors appreciate the support of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Antarctic Meteorological Research Center for the data set, data display, & information, NSF grant number ANT-1141908."

Or if space doesn't allow:

"AMRC,SSEC,UW-Madison"
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
Antarctic Meteorological Research Center, Space Science and Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://amrc.ssec.wisc.edu/
Dataset ID: Synoptic Weather Observations over Antarctica/Southern Ocean

Data Center Personnel
Name: MATTHEW A. LAZZARA
Phone: (608) 262-0436
Fax: (608) 263-6738
Email: amrc at ssec.wisc.edu
Email: mattl at ssec.wisc.edu
Contact Address:
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Antarctic Meteorological Research Center
Space Science and Engineering Center
901 Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Science Building
1225 West Dayton Street
City: Madison
Province or State: WI
Postal Code: 53706
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: Various
Distribution Format: McIDAS MD file, ASCII Text
Fees: Free

Distribution Media: CD-ROM
Distribution Size: Various
Distribution Format: McIDAS MD file, ASCII Text
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (608) 262-0436
Fax: (608) 263-6738
Email: amrc at ssec.wisc.edu
Email: mattl at ssec.wisc.edu
Contact Address:
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Antarctic Meteorological Research Center
Space Science and Engineering Center
901 Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Science Building
1225 West Dayton Street
City: Madison
Province or State: WI
Postal Code: 53706
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-10-20
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-02-02


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