Ship Icing Reports from Canadian Offshore Locations
Entry ID: CANEMRCCRSICING

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Summary
Abstract: This dataset includes ice accretion information from regular ship
meteorological reports, Canadian Coast Guard and ship drilling vessel icing
reports from Canadian offshore locations. Records include cause of ice
accretion, maximum ice accretion thickness and rate of ice accretion. Data
coverage varies spatially and temporally due to the transient nature of ships.

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Related URL
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 84.0   S: 41.0   E: -52.0   W: -142.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Environment Canada, Meteorological Service of Canada
Dataset Title: Ship Icing Reports from Canadian Offshore Locations
Dataset Series Name: Marine Climate Directory. Datasets and Services
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1969-01-01
Stop Date: 1986-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints none
Use Constraints noneNot Available
Ancillary Keywords
Originating Center
Data Center
Meteorological Service of Canada, Environment Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.msc-smc.ec.gc.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: VAL SWAIL
Phone: +01-416-739-4347
Fax: +01-416-739-5700
Email: Val.Swail at ec.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Climate Research Branch
4905 Dufferin Street
City: Downsview
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: M3H 5T4
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Yes.
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-416-739-4347
Fax: +01-416-739-5700
Email: Val.Swail at ec.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Climate Research Branch
4905 Dufferin Street
City: Downsview
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: M3H 5T4
Country: Canada
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-07-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-03-22
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-12-18
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