Global Tropical and Extratropical Cyclone Climatic Atlas 2.0 CD-ROMEntry ID: gov.noaa.ncdc.C00337
Abstract: Global Tropical and Extratropical Cyclone Climatic Atlas CD-ROM product is available from the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). This single volume CD-ROM contains all global historic tropical storm track data available for five tropical storm basins. Periods of record vary for each basin, with the beginning as early as the 1870's and with 1995 as the latest year. Northern hemispheric ... extratropical storm track data are included from 1965 to 1995. Tropical track data includes time, position, storm stage (and maximum wind, central pressure when available). The user has the capability to display tracks, and track data for any basin or user-selected geographic area. The user is also able to select storm tracks passing within a user-defined radius of any point. Narratives for all tropical storms for the 1980-1995 period are included along with basin-wide tropical storm climatological statistics. This is a joint NCDC and U.S. Navy product, available in MS-DOS compatibility only.
Purpose: To make a wide range of climatic data available to researchers and the public.
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CURRENTNESS REFERENCE: Ground Condition
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Dataset Title: Global Tropical and Extratropical Cyclone Climatic Atlas 2.0 CD-ROM
Dataset Release Date: Unknown
Data Presentation Form: multimedia presentationOnline Resource: http://ols.nndc.noaa.gov/plolstore/plsql/olstore.prodspecific?prodn...
Start Date: 1870-01-01Stop Date: 1995-12-31
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA > CYCLONES
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA > HURRICANES
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA > TYPHOONS
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE > ANTICYCLONES/CYCLONES
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE > SEA LEVEL PRESSURE
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE MEASUREMENTS
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WINDS > SURFACE WINDS
OCEANS > OCEAN WINDS > SURFACE WINDS
Quality ATTRIBUTE ACCURACY REPORT: Not provided
LOGICAL CONSISTENCY REPORT: Unknown
COMPLETENESS REPORT: Completeness information not available.
PROCESS DESCRIPTION: Unknown
PROCESS DATE: Unknown
Access Constraints ACCESS CONSTRAINTS: None
DISTRIBUTION LIABILITY: Every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of current NOAA quality control procedures. NOAA can only certify that the data provided to its customers is an authentic copy of the records which were accepted for inclusion in NOAA archives. NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty.
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
Distribution Format: MS-DOS Format (on CD-ROM media)
Fees: Please See Summary
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-06-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-07-21