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NCEP Global Forecast System (GFS) Analyses and Forecasts

| DOI: 10.5065/D65Q4TSG

This dataset is a collection of various NCEP GFS data used by NCAR's researchers. It consists of periods of GFS spectral coefficients (in binary format) and flux terms (in GRIB format), as well as their transformed, gridded NetCDF files of various spatial resolutions, T382, T254, T170 and T62. All data files are stored on HPSS. There is no attempt to recover, reconstruct missing data. All products are provided as is.

Temporal Range:
2001-05-19 00:00 +0000 to 2012-07-17 18:00 +0000
Air Temperature Geopotential Height Humidity Upper Air Temperature
Upper Level Winds
Data Contributors:
National Centers for Environmental Prediction, National Weather Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Total Volume:
28.1 TB (Entire dataset) Volume details by dataset product
Data Formats:
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