Surface Marine Observations (DSI-1127)
Entry ID: gov.noaa.ncdc.C00067

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Summary
Abstract: Surface Marine Observations is historical digital data set
DSI-1127, archived at the National Climatic Data Center
(NCDC). The major parameters making up this file are sky
condition, visibility, present and past weather, wind speed
and direction, temperatures (both sea and air), sea and
swell wave data, and pressure ... View entire text

Purpose: To make a wide range of climatic data
available to researchers and the public. SUPPLEMENTAL
INFORMATION: data set CURRENTNESS REFERENCE: Ground
Condition
Related URL
Description: View Source Metadata document from the Metadata Manager and Repository
(NMMR).
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Dataset Title: Surface Marine Observations (DSI-1127)
Dataset Release Date: Unknown
Data Presentation Form: tabular digital data
Online Resource: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01
Stop Date: 1979-12-31
Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE > AIR QUALITY > VISIBILITY Parameter Definition
ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA > LIGHTNING Parameter Definition
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Quality ATTRIBUTE ACCURACY REPORT: Quality control procedures checked each marine observation for
internal consistency, extreme values, legal codes, and ship position changes. The results of the
editing are then passed to the user in the form of quality indicators (flags). In this
processing system the original are left unchanged. Edited ... View entire text
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
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/
Dataset ID: ______DSI-1127 ____

Data Center Personnel
Name: NCDC CUSTOMER SERVICE
Phone: 828-271-4800
Fax: 828-271-4876
Email: ncdc.orders at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
151 Patton Avenue, Room 120
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801-5001
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 828-271-4800
Fax: 828-271-4876
Email: ncdc.orders at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
151 Patton Avenue, Room 120
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801-5001
Country: USA
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-12-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-07-21
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