MERRA2 Global Atmosphere Forcing Data

Atmospheric Forcing data, regridded from the Modern-Era Retrospective analysis for Research and Applications, Version 2 (MERRA2) data and prepared as meteorological variables to run CESM and WRF simulations.

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Questions? Email Resource Support Contact:

  • Chi-Fan Shih
    chifan@ucar.edu
    UCAR/NCAR - Research Data Archive

Temporal Range

  • Begin:  1980-01-01T00:00:00Z
    End:  2019-03-31T21:00:00Z

Keywords

Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 1980-01-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2019-03-31T21:00:00Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 90
Bounding Box South Lat -90
Bounding Box West Long -180
Bounding Box East Long 180
Spatial Representation grid
Spatial Resolution 0.625 degree
1.25 degree
2.5 degree
Related Links N/A
Additional Information N/A
Asset Size 67238964 MB
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Access Constraints Registration on the RDA web site is a requirement for access to the data.
Software Implementation Language N/A
Resource Support Name Chi-Fan Shih
Resource Support Email chifan@ucar.edu
Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Research Data Archive
Distributor NCAR Research Data Archive
Metadata Contact Name N/A
Metadata Contact Email rdahelp@ucar.edu
Metadata Contact Organization NCAR Research Data Archive
Author Atmospheric Chemistry Observations & Modeling, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
Climate and Global Dynamics Division, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research
Publisher Research Data Archive at the National Center for Atmospheric Research, Computational and Information Systems Laboratory
Publication Date 2018-01-12
Digital Object Identifier (DOI) Not Assigned
Alternate Identifier ds313.3
Resource Version N/A
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress onGoing
Metadata Date 2019-06-11T11:05:01-07:00
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.rda::ds313.3
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Atmospheric Chemistry Observations & Modeling, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Climate and Global Dynamics Division, National Center for Atmospheric Research, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research. (2018). MERRA2 Global Atmosphere Forcing Data. Research Data Archive at the National Center for Atmospheric Research, Computational and Information Systems Laboratory. https://rda.ucar.edu/datasets/ds313.3/. Accessed 20 June 2019.

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