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West Coast Upwelling Indices Data Files

Metadata Updated: August 15, 2019

The files contain upwelling indices for 15 locations along the Pacific coast from Baja California to the Gulf of Alaska. The indices were derived from 6 hourly atmospheric pressure fields prepared at the U. S. Navy's Fleet Numerical Oceanographic Center in Monterey, California. Data are available as monthly means from 1946 to the present and as daily means and 6 hourly data from 1967 to the present.

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Metadata Date April 20, 1990
Metadata Created Date August 15, 2019
Metadata Updated Date August 15, 2019
Reference Date(s) (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

Metadata Source

Harvested from Pennsylvania Geospatial Data Clearinghouse

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date April 20, 1990
Metadata Created Date August 15, 2019
Metadata Updated Date August 15, 2019
Reference Date(s) (publication)
Responsible Party Pacific Fisheries Environmental Group NOAA National Marine Fisheries Service Southwest Fisheries Center (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Access Constraints Use Constraints: none, Access Constraints: none
Bbox East Long -107
Bbox North Lat +60
Bbox South Lat +21
Bbox West Long -149
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update asNeeded
Harvest Object Id d0d6b5e8-1e42-447d-a490-bc20281ed142
Harvest Source Id 461fc638-8de6-4c37-9f60-43399e6f6031
Harvest Source Title Pennsylvania Geospatial Data Clearinghouse
Licence No warranty expressed or implied is made regarding the accuracy or utility of the data on any system or for general or scientific purposes, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. This disclaimer applies both to individual use of the data and aggregate use with other data. It is strongly recommended that these data are directly acquired from the Pacific Fisheries Environmental Group and not indirectly though other sources which may have changed the data in some way. It is also strongly recommended that careful attention be paid to the contents of the metadata file associated with these data. Neither the PFEG nor the NASA Global Change Master Directory shall be held liable for improper or incorrect use of the data described and/or contained herein.
Metadata Language
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress underDevelopment
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1946-01-01

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