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NOAA Climate Data Record for Mean Layer Temperature (Upper Troposphere & Lower Stratosphere) from UCAR, Version 2
Entry ID: gov.noaa.ncdc.C00944_v02r00


Summary
Abstract: The Temperatures of Troposphere / Stratosphere (TTS) (AMSU channel 7 and MSU channel 3) CDR is generated by using National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Europe METeorological Operational satellite-A (Metop/A) satellites. High quality radiosonde observations (RAOBs) identified by coincident Global Positioning System (GPS) Radio Occultation (RO) temperature profile measurements ... View entire text

Purpose: This high quality CDR for Mean Layer Temperatures in the Troposphere / Stratosphere (TTS) (AMSU channel 7 and MSU channel 3) shall help the scientific communities by supplying improved i) Analysis: comprehensive of integrated climate products, ii) Assimilation: model initialization, iii) Reanalysis: improving the reprocessing of other data and re-analyses, and iv) Predictions: predictions in ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: UCAR/COSMIC/CDAAC > COSMIC Data Analysis and Archive Center, Constellation Observing System for Meteorology, Ionosphere and Climate, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
Dataset Title: NOAA Climate Data Record for Mean Layer Temperature (Upper Troposphere & Lower Stratosphere) from UCAR, Version 2
Dataset Release Date: 2016-01-29T00:00:00.000Z
Version: v02r00
Data Presentation Form: imageDigital
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1986-11-01
Use Constraints Cite this dataset when used as a source: Shu-peng Ho, Liang Peng, and NOAA CDR Program (2016): NOAA Climate Data Record for Mean Layer Temperature (Upper Troposphere & Lower Stratosphere) from UCAR, Version 2 [Indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. doi:10.7289/V52F7KFQ [access date]
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Data Set Progress
ACTIVE
Data Center
COSMIC Data Analysis and Archive Center, Constellation Observing System for Meteorology, Ionosphere and Climate, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: https://www.cosmic.ucar.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: CUSTOMER ENGAGEMENT BRANCH DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI
Phone: +1 828-271-4800
Fax: +1 828-271-4876
Email: ncdc.orders at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
151 Patton Avenue
Federal Building, Room 468
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801-5001
Country: USA
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Distribution
Fees: In most cases, electronic downloads of the data are free
Personnel
Role: METADATA AUTHOR
Phone: 1-828-271-4800
Fax: 1-828-271-4876
Email: ncdc.metadata at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
151 Patton Avenue
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801-5001
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2017-01-25
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-17


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