NCEP GFS Global Analysis - GRIB format

This dataset from the Stratosphere-Troposphere Analyses of Regional Transport (START08) consists of NCEP Global Forecast System (GFS) model analysis files in grib format. The files are compressed bz2 files. (bunzip2 filename)

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Temporal Range

  • Begin:  2008-03-01T00:00:00Z
    End:  2008-08-04T17:23:59Z


Resource Type dataset
Temporal Range Begin 2008-03-01T00:00:00Z
Temporal Range End 2008-08-04T17:23:59Z
Temporal Resolution N/A
Bounding Box North Lat 90.00000
Bounding Box South Lat -90.00000
Bounding Box West Long -180.00000
Bounding Box East Long 180.00000
Spatial Representation N/A
Spatial Resolution N/A
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Documentation #1 : GFS_GlobalAnalysis_README.txt

Additional Information N/A
Resource Format N/A
Standardized Resource Format UNDEFINED FORMAT
Asset Size 186268 MB
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Resource Support Organization UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Distributor UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Metadata Contact Name EOL Data Support
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Author Kenneth P. Bowman
Publisher UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory
Publication Date 2011-05-17T09:08:45
Digital Object Identifier (DOI)
Alternate Identifier 107.011
Resource Version 1.0
Topic Category climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere
Progress completed
Metadata Date 2022-06-03T21:12:28Z
Metadata Record Identifier edu.ucar.eol::107.011
Metadata Language eng; USA
Suggested Citation Kenneth P. Bowman. (2011). NCEP GFS Global Analysis - GRIB format. 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 28 November 2023.

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