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Entry ID: edu.ucar.unidata-fmrc-NCEP-RUC-CONUS_80km

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Abstract: NCEP Model output Rapid Update Cycle (RUC). Model runs are made hourly, with
analysis and 3 hour forecast; on the 0, 3, 6, 9, 12, 15, 18, and 21Z runs,
there are also 6, 9, and 12 hour forecasts. Horizontal = 93 by 65 points,
resolution 81.27 km LambertConformal projection.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 57.47   S: 11.75   E: -48.67   W: -153.57

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2015-11-25
Stop Date: 2015-12-02
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 80 km
Longitude Resolution: 80 km
Horizontal Resolution Range: 50 km - < 100 km or approximately .5 degree - < 1 degree
Temporal Resolution: Hourly
Temporal Resolution Range: Hourly - < Daily
Use Constraints Freely available
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Data Center
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Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Email: support at
Contact Address:
UCAR Office of Programs
Unidata Program Center
P.O. Box 3000
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80307-3000
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-11-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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