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NOAA/NCDC Blended Monthly Global 0.25° Sea Surface Wind Stress, 1987-2011, Lon+/-180

Metadata Updated: June 10, 2023

Gridded and blended sea surface windstresses from multiple satellites with direction from NCEP Reanalysis-2; Global ocean coverage with a 0.25-degree resolution; The whole datasets covers from July 1987 to present, monthly resolution in this dataset; 6-hourly and daily are also available in other directories; See https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/rsad/blendedseawinds.html and links within for details. Include (taux,tauy) means & mean tau as scalar means

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Dates

Metadata Date September 3, 2022
Metadata Created Date July 21, 2022
Metadata Updated Date June 10, 2023
Reference Date(s) September 3, 2022 (creation)
Frequency Of Update

Metadata Source

Harvested from Pacific Fisheries Environmental Laboratory

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date September 3, 2022
Metadata Created Date July 21, 2022
Metadata Updated Date June 10, 2023
Reference Date(s) September 3, 2022 (creation)
Responsible Party NOAA NCEI (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Guid ncdcOwMonStrs_LonPM180
Access Constraints
Bbox East Long 179.75
Bbox North Lat 89.75
Bbox South Lat -89.75
Bbox West Long -180.0
Coupled Resource [{"title": [], "href": ["#DataIdentification"], "uuid": []}, {"title": [], "href": ["#DataIdentification"], "uuid": []}, {"title": [], "href": ["#DataIdentification"], "uuid": []}]
Frequency Of Update
Harvest Object Id 026cf217-ab6c-4f9a-889e-a96b7198a072
Harvest Source Id 817069b7-5f4e-4664-9e6b-615af3dfcf2d
Harvest Source Title Pacific Fisheries Environmental Laboratory
Licence
Lineage Simple spatiotemporally weighted Interpolation (SI), V.1.2. Version 1.2 uses updated satellite retrievals by Remote Sensing System, released in September 2006: SSMI V06, TMI V04, QSCAT V03a. AMSRE V05 was also updated using the new SSMI rain rate
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-180.0, -89.75], [179.75, -89.75], [179.75, 89.75], [-180.0, 89.75], [-180.0, -89.75]]]}
Progress
Spatial Data Service Type ERDDAP griddap
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1987-07-15T00:00:00Z
Temporal Extent End 2011-09-15T00:00:00Z

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