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Antarctic/Southern Hemisphere Ship and Buoy Weather Observations
Entry ID: SSEC-AMRC-SHIP_BUOY

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Summary
Abstract: We have observations from three ships near Antarctica, the R/V Polar Duke the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer and the R/V Laurence M. Gould. Data from 23 August 1993 are available via ftp and the files are updated with the most recent observations every 7-10 days as we receive the information.

The AMRC has been archiving general ship and buoy observational data for the Antarctic and surrounding areas.
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Description: We have observations from three ships near Antarctica, the
R/V Polar Duke the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer and the R/V
Laurence M. Gould. Data from 23 August 1993 are available
via ftp and the files are updated with the most recent
observations every 7-10 days as we receive the information.
The AMRC has been archiving general ship and buoy
observational data for the Antarctic and surrounding
regions since 2 December 1998.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -50.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-08-23

Start Date: 1998-12-02
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints None - the only request is that the Antarctic Meteorological Research Center (AMRC), Space Science and Engineering Center (SSEC) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison be given credit as the source of the data.
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Data Center
Antarctic Meteorological Research Center, Space Science and Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://amrc.ssec.wisc.edu/
Dataset ID: Ship and Buoy Weather Observations over Antarctica/Southern Ocean

Data Center Personnel
Name: MATTHEW A. LAZZARA
Phone: (608) 262-0436
Fax: (608) 263-6738
Email: amrc at ssec.wisc.edu
Email: mattl at ssec.wisc.edu
Contact Address:
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Antarctic Meteorological Research Center
Space Science and Engineering Center
901 Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Science Building
1225 West Dayton Street
City: Madison
Province or State: WI
Postal Code: 53706
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: Various
Distribution Format: McIDAS MD, ASCII Text
Fees: Free

Distribution Media: CD-ROM
Distribution Size: Various
Distribution Format: McIDAS MD, ASCII Text
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (608) 262-0436
Fax: (608) 263-6738
Email: amrc at ssec.wisc.edu
Email: mattl at ssec.wisc.edu
Contact Address:
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Antarctic Meteorological Research Center
Space Science and Engineering Center
901 Atmospheric, Oceanic, and Space Science Building
1225 West Dayton Street
City: Madison
Province or State: WI
Postal Code: 53706
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-10-20
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-09-03

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