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U.S. Hourly Precipitation Data
Entry ID: gov.noaa.ncdc.C00313


Summary
Abstract: Hourly Precipitation Data (HPD) is digital data set DSI-3240, archived at the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). The primary source of data for this file is approximately 5,500 US National Weather Service (NWS), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), and cooperative observer stations in the United States of America, Puerto Rico, the US Virgin Islands, and various Pacific Islands. The earliest ... View entire text

Purpose: This dataset contains historical hourly precipitation observations for selected U.S. stations. Data values are typically delayed six months or more.
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Description: Hourly Precipitation Dataset Homepage
Informational resources and data from the Hourly Precipitation dataset.
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Description:  Hourly Precipitation Data GIS image

 
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 72.0   S: -15.0   E: -60.0   W: 130.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC > National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Dataset Title: U.S. Hourly Precipitation Data
Dataset Release Date: 1951-10
Data Presentation Form: tableDigital
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1940-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Use Constraints Cite dataset when used as a source.

NCEI 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. NCEI makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: https://ncei.noaa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT BRANCH DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI
Phone: +1 828-271-4800
Fax: +1 828-271-4876
Email: ncdc.orders at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
151 Patton Avenue
Federal Building, Room 468
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801-5001
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Format: CSV
Fees: See Extended Metadata for fee information
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Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +1 828-271-4800
Fax: +1 828-271-4876
Email: ncdc.metadata at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
151 Patton Avenue
Federal Building, Room 468
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801-5001
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2016-01-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-02-02


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