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Monthly Mean Outgoing Longwave Radiation (OLR) NOAA/NCEP
Entry ID: UWA_JISAO_OLR_DATA

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Summary
Abstract: A Monthly Mean Outgoing Longwave Radiation (OLR) dataset is available
from the NOAA National Centers For Environmental Prediction and the
Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO) at
Washington State University. The data available at JISAO is in netCDF
format and covers the temporal period through November 1998.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 40.0   S: -40.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: John Janowiak, NOAA/NCEP
Dataset Title: Monthly Mean Outgoing Longwave Radiation (OLR) NOAA/NCEP
Dataset Publisher: NOAA National Centers For Environmental Prediction
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1974-05-01
Stop Date: 1998-11-30
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 2.5 degree
Longitude Resolution: 2.5 degree
Horizontal Resolution Range: 250 km - < 500 km or approximately 2.5 degrees - < 5.0 degrees
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
National Centers for Environmental Prediction, National Weather Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ncep.noaa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: JOHN JANOWIAK
Phone: 301-405-0468
Email: johnj at essic.umd.edu
Contact Address:
Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites
University of Maryland
City: College Park
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20740-3823
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP)
Distribution Size: 6.3 Mbytes - 12 Mbytes
Distribution Format: ASCII, netCDF
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 301-405-0468
Email: johnj at essic.umd.edu
Contact Address:
Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites
University of Maryland
City: College Park
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20740-3823
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Chelliah, M., and P. A. Arkin (1992), Large-scale interannual variability of outgoing longwave radiation anomalies over the global tropics, J. Climate, 5, 371-389
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-04-06

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