Atlantic and Pacific Ocean Tropical Storm Data

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Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: UNISYS Corporation
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: Atlantic and Pacific Ocean Tropical Storm Data
Edition:
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Series_Information:
Series_Name:
Issue_Identification:
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, USA
Publisher: UNISYS Corporation
Other_Citation_Details:
Online_Linkage: http://weather.unisys.com/hurricane/index.html
Description:
Abstract:
This dataset provides a list of Atlantic and Pacific Ocean tropical storms since 1851. Provided are charts on the track of the storm plus a text based table of tracking information. The table includes position in latitude and longitude, maximum sustained winds in knots, and central pressure in millibars. The chart color codes intensity (category based on Saffir-Simpson scale). Satellite images and aviation forecasts are also available. Link to the WXP Hurricane/Tropical Data Page to view this data. http://weather.unisys.com/hurricane/index.html [Summary adapted from the UNISYS WXP Home Page]
Purpose:
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Supplemental_Information:
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Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 18510101
Ending_Date: Unknown
Currentness_Reference:Unknown
Status:
Progress: In Work
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Description_of_Geographic_Extent:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: 120.0
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -15.0
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 45.0
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 0.0
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD SCIENCE PARAMETERS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: DATA SET LANGUAGE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA > HURRICANES
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA > STORMS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PHENOMENA > TYPHOONS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE > ANTICYCLONES/CYCLONES
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE MEASUREMENTS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WINDS > SURFACE WINDS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > COASTAL PROCESSES > STORM SURGE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > TIDES > STORM SURGE
Theme_Keyword: Hurricane
Theme_Keyword: Storm Tracks
Theme_Keyword: Historical Hurricanes
Theme_Keyword: Tropical Storms
Theme_Keyword: Katrina
Theme_Keyword: CLIMATOLOGY/METEOROLOGY/ATMOSPHERE
Theme_Keyword: OCEANS
Theme_Keyword: ENGLISH
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > WESTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > EASTERN PACIFIC OCEAN
Access_Constraints: Not Available
Use_Constraints:
Not Available
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Not Available
Logical_Consistency_Report:
Not Available
Completeness_Report:
Not Available
Lineage:
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Not Available
Process_Date: Unknown
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: UNISYS/WS > Weather Services, UNISYS Corporation
Contact_Person: DANIEL VIETOR
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Unisys Corp
Address: 221 Gale Lane
City: Kennett Square
State_or_Province: PA
Postal_Code: 19348
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 610-925-5206
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: devo@ks.unisys.com
Resource_Description: UNISYS_HURRICANE_ARCHIVE_1999
Distribution_Liability:
Not Available
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: GIF
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://weather.unisys.com/
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://weather.unisys.com/hurricane/atlantic/index...
Access_Instructions:
Atlantic tropical storms since 1851
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://weather.unisys.com/hurricane/e_pacific/inde...
Access_Instructions:
East Pacific tropical storms since 1950
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://weather.unisys.com/hurricane/e_pacific/inde...
Access_Instructions:
Western Pacific tropical storms since 1945
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://weather.unisys.com/hurricane/index.html
Access_Instructions:
The WXP Hurricane/Tropical Storm Database
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/
Access_Instructions:
National Hurricane Center Tropical Prediction Center
Fees: None
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 19990923
Metadata_Review_Date: 20051214
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: SCOTT A. RITZ
Contact_Position: DIF AUTHOR
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Address: Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
State_or_Province: Maryland
Postal_Code: 20771
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 301-614-5126
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 301-614-5268
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: Scott.A.Ritz@nasa.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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