NCEP Wind and Wave Forecast model analyses and forecasts over/near Antarctica
Entry ID: SSEC-AMRC-NCEP-WWFM

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Summary
Abstract: The AMRC has been archiving the National Centers for Environmental Prediction's (formerly the National Meteorological Center) Wind and Wave Forecast Model (WWFM). This collection can be very useful, as it is a smoothed data set over the data sparse Antarctic region, with a focus on ocean wave and surface wind information.
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Description: Access Antarctic NCEP Wind & Wave Forecast Model data.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 0.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-12-04
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.
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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: NCEP WWMF analyses and forecasts data 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 GRID, ASCII or binary "flat" files
Fees: Free

Distribution Media: CD-ROM
Distribution Size: Various
Distribution Format: McIDAS GRID, ASCII or binary "flat" files
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: 2000-10-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-06-01
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