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Meteorological observations from Antarctic Automatic Weather Stations: Dismal and Kirkwood Islands 2001-2003, GLOBEC.
Entry ID: awsD_awsK_SO

Abstract: Meteorological data are reported at hourly intervals from Antarctic Automatic Weather Stations located on Dismal and Kirkwood Islands, May 2001 - April 2003. Measured parameters include barometric pressure, wind speed and direction, air temperature, humidity. Computed parameters include wind velocity as vectors, wind stress and heat flux.
Related URL
Description: U.S. GLOBEC Data System - Directory of Data;
See data object(s): "awsD" and "awsK" (R.Beardsley et al., Investigators)

Description: Antarctic Automatic Weather Stations Project
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -68.34   S: -68.34   E: -69.01   W: -69.01
  N: -68.09   S: -68.09   E: -68.82   W: -68.82
Max Altitude: 25M
Max Altitude: 12M

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-05-23
Stop Date: 2003-04-30

Start Date: 2001-05-22
Stop Date: 2003-04-30
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: hourly
Use Constraints Any person making substantial use of a data set must communicate with the
investigators who acquired the data prior to publication and anticipate that
the data collectors will be co-authors of published results. This extends to
model results and to data organized for retrospective studies. The data
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Data Set Progress
Data Center
U.S. Global Ocean Ecosystems Dynamics Program Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 508-289-2409
Fax: 508-457-2169
Email: rgroman at
Contact Address:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Swift House MS#38
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02543-1127
Country: USA
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Phone: 508-289-2536
Email: rbeardsley at
Contact Address:
MS #21 Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: Massachusetts
Postal Code: 02543
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-05-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-24