NOAA Southeast Regional Climate Center (SERCC) data information and servicesEntry ID: SERCC-00
Abstract: The SERCC services include retrieval of regional climate data, custom printing and data organization. Regional coverage is for Alabama, Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and the Commonwealths of Virginia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.
Data includes (but is not limited to):
- Maximum, Minimum, and Mean Temperatures
- Heating and Cooling Degree Days
- ... Wind Direction, Wind Speed, Wind Gusts
By using the above variables, a suite of Products is offered on CIRRUSWeb. Examples of these products include:
State Averaged Variables, Rankings of State Averaged Data, Multiple Station Summaries, Climate Calendars, Precipitation Summaries, Temperatures Summaries, Threshold Searches, and Daily Summaries.
The SERCC charges a fee for its products and services. All orders are assessed a fee of $12.00 in addition to the fee for the product or service. In general, the minimum fee is $17.00. Additional fees are levied for FAX, overnight mail, and copies (10 or more).
ISO Topic Category
Quality The data is all generated by the National Weather Service. Reasonable documentation exists for the location, sampling procedures, and currency of the data.
Access Constraints Custom services have a fee structure that applies.
Use Constraints The SERCC maintains a full service climate data access facility which is staffed daily from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. Staff members are also available for consultation 24-hours per day, and a voice mail system continues to operate when the office is closed. Faxed requests to the SERCC are filled within 24-hours, and FAX messages are routinely sent directly from the SERCC ... office to users. Requests are most often received by telephone, followed by FAX, letter, and electronic mail, respectively.
The SERCC charges a fee for services. Standard requests for copies of one month of daily data from one or more locations are assessed a fee of $12.00. In general,the minimum fee is $12.00, but may be waived for educators and media. Additional fees are levied for FAX, overnight mail, and copies (10 or more). The fee structure is based primarily on cost recovery and is computed using costs of resources used and any excessive time. Personnel time is not a factor for requests which require less than 30 minutes to fill. The program income from fees is returned directly to the SERCC program budget.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: (919) 843-9721
Fax: (919) 843-9060
Email: wschmitz at email.unc.edu
Southeast Regional Climate Center Saunders Hall Campus Box 3220
City: Chapel Hill
Province or State: North Carolina
Postal Code: 27599
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (803) 777-1765
Fax: (803) 777-8769
Email: sam at inlet.geol.sc.edu
Geographic Information Processing Laboratory Belle W. Baruch Institute Sumwalt 216 University of South Carolina
Province or State: SC
Postal Code: 29208
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