Climate Prediction Center (CPC)Area-averaged 850-hPa Central Pacific Trade Wind Anomalies

Metadata Updated: January 31, 2017

This is one of the CPC?s Monthly Atmospheric and SST Indices. It is the 850-hPa trade wind anomalies averaged over the area 5oN ? 5oS, 175oW-140oW (central equatorial Pacific). The anomalies are departures from the 1981-2010 base period means. Positive values indicate easterly anomalies.

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Metadata Date May 9, 2011
Metadata Created Date September 26, 2015
Metadata Updated Date January 31, 2017
Reference Date(s) April 1, 1994 (publication)
Frequency Of Update monthly

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Harvested from NOAA CSW Harvest Source

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850-hPa zonal wind anomalies averaged over the area 5oN ? 5oS, 175oW-140oW

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date May 9, 2011
Metadata Created Date September 26, 2015
Metadata Updated Date January 31, 2017
Reference Date(s) April 1, 1994 (publication)
Responsible Party Climate Prediction Center, NOAA (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Access Constraints Access Constraints: None Use Constraints: Acknowledgment of the Data Originator when using the data item as a source. Distribution Liability: Refer the NOAA National Weather Service disclaimerhttp://www.weather.gov/disclaimer.php
Bbox East Long -140
Bbox North Lat 5
Bbox South Lat -5
Bbox West Long -175
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update monthly
Graphic Preview Description 850-hPa zonal wind anomalies averaged over the area 5oN ? 5oS, 175oW-140oW
Graphic Preview File http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/CDB/Tropics/figt4.gif
Graphic Preview Type GIF
Guid gov.noaa.cpc:CPC-WIND-MLY-AACPTWA-v1994
Harvest Object Id 5e16faae-0bd9-44f8-8447-278822067935
Harvest Source Id 2aed8e29-fc5b-4cde-aa66-fb1118fd705e
Harvest Source Title NOAA CSW Harvest Source
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Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1979-01
Temporal Extent End 2014-08-25T10:50:06.707-04:00

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