This historical dataset is recommended for ancillary use only and not as a primary research dataset. It has likely been superseded by a newer, improved dataset.
A monthly mean climatological wind stress was derived
from the National Climate Center Tape Deck Family - 11 (TDF-11) ocean observations.
The dataset was derived in 1989 using the Large and Pond
algorithm for ocean wind stress.
1850 to 1979
National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, OAR, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Harrison, D.E., 1989: On climatological monthly mean wind stress and wind stress curl fields over the world ocean J. Clim., 2(1), 57-70.
ASCII (see dataset documentation)
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