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GTS, SEAS, keyed, VOSClim And GCC Marine Surface Data from NCDC and NOCS

ds540.6
| DOI: 10.5065/5138-1Q72
 
Abstract:

Marine surface data (ship observation, moored buoys, etc) are segregated from the GTS data stream at NCDC. The GTS records are encoded into IMMA format and collected into monthly files. The primary use of these data are input and cross-check referencing with other ICOADS data sources.

Temporal Range:
1970 to 2023 (Entire dataset) Period details by dataset product
Updates:
Monthly
Variables:
Air Temperature Dew Point Temperature Sea Level Pressure Sea Surface Temperature
Surface Winds
Data Types:
Platform Observation
Data Contributors:
DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCDC
National Climatic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
 |  U-SOTON/NOC
National Oceanography Centre, University of Southampton
Total Volume:
44.99 GB (Entire dataset) Volume details by dataset product
Data Formats:
ASCII (see dataset documentation)
Related RDA Datasets:
 - 
International Comprehensive Ocean-Atmosphere Data Set (ICOADS) Release 2.5, Individual Observations
 - 
International Comprehensive Ocean-Atmosphere Data Set (ICOADS) Release 2.5, Monthly Summaries
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Data License:
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