Lightship Daily Observations

Metadata Updated: February 8, 2018

Observations taken on board lightships along the United States coasts from 1936 - 1983. Generally 4-6 observations daily. Also includes deck logs, which give indication of ships in transit as well as additional weather phenomena. Scanned from paper held at the National Climatic Data Center. This library compliments the 'NARA Lightship Daily Observations' library, which covers an earlier period.

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Metadata Date April 24, 2017
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 8, 2018
Reference Date(s) March 15, 2011 (publication), May 2, 2013 (revision)
Frequency Of Update irregular

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Harvested from NOAA CSW Harvest Source

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date April 24, 2017
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 8, 2018
Reference Date(s) March 15, 2011 (publication), May 2, 2013 (revision)
Responsible Party DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Access Constraints NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NCEI makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NCEI can only certify that the data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
Bbox East Long -65
Bbox North Lat 72
Bbox South Lat 18
Bbox West Long 172
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update irregular
Graphic Preview Description Image example
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Graphic Preview Type JPG
Guid gov.noaa.ncdc:C01018
Harvest Object Id 7fb26e2c-53d1-4e01-ba3d-f1de349a13d3
Harvest Source Id 2aed8e29-fc5b-4cde-aa66-fb1118fd705e
Harvest Source Title NOAA CSW Harvest Source
Licence Controlled user access to the EV2 system
Metadata Language
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1936
Temporal Extent End 1983

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