UM vn6.1. Daily forecasts for the Barents Sea region. Each forecast starts at 12UTC, and the forecast length is +48 hours

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Originator: Dag Bjørge/Jørn Kristiansen
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Title: UM vn6.1. Daily forecasts for the Barents Sea region. Each forecast starts at 12UTC, and the forecast length is +48 hours
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Publisher: met.no Norwegian Meteorological Institute
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Abstract:
Limited area NWP using the UK MetOffice Portable Unified Model based on version 6.1 with modifications. The forecast domain is located over the Barents Sea. Hirlam12 forecasts are used as lateral boundaries every hour and initial conditions. The model is running routinely at the Norwegian Meteorological Institute but is not an operational model. Horizontal grid spacing is 4km and 38 levels are employed in the vertical. The model is initiated at 12UTC only.
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Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 20080101
Ending_Date: 20080401
Currentness_Reference:Unknown
Status:
Progress: In Work
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
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West_Bounding_Coordinate: -47.383278
East_Bounding_Coordinate: 66.000946
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 82.803986
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 62.49056
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Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE > AIR TEMPERATURE > AIR_TEMPERATURE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC WATER VAPOR > HUMIDITY > RELATIVE_HUMIDITY
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE > SEA LEVEL PRESSURE > AIR_PRESSURE_AT_SEA_LEVEL
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Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > LAND SURFACE > TOPOGRAPHY > SURFACE ROUGHNESS > SURFACE_ROUGHNESS_LENGTH
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Theme_Keyword: Rain
Theme_Keyword: Temperature
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Theme_Keyword: Gridded
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Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > ARCTIC
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > ARCTIC OCEAN
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Contact_Information:
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Contact_Person: EGIL STØREN
Contact_Position: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Norwegian Meteorological Institute P.O. Box 43 Blindern
City: Oslo
Postal_Code: N-0313
Country: Norway
Contact_Voice_Telephone: +4722963000
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Distribution_Information:
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Contact_Organization: NO/MET > Norwegian Meteorological Institute, Norway
Contact_Person: EGIL STØREN
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Norwegian Meteorological Institute P.O. Box 43 Blindern
City: Oslo
Postal_Code: N-0313
Country: Norway
Contact_Voice_Telephone: +4722963000
Resource_Description: DOKIPY_ipy-thorpex
Distribution_Liability:
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Digital_Form:
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http://met.no/
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DATA CENTER URL
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http://thredds.met.no/thredds/catalog/data/met.no/...
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Fees: Not Available
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20081001
Metadata_Review_Date: 20140327
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: GCMD User Support Office
Contact_Organization: NASA Global Change Master Directory
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Not Available
City: Lanham
State_or_Province: MD
Postal_Code: 20706
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: Not Available
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: gcmduso@gcmd.gsfc.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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