http://oos.soest.hawaii.edu/erddap/griddap/NCEP_Global_Best

Name
NOAA/NCEP Global Forecast System (GFS) Atmospheric Model
Description
U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) Global Forecast System (GFS) numerical weather prediction model 8-day, 3-hourly forecast for the globe at approximately 50-km or 0.5-deg resolution.
Asset Type
Regular Grid
Last updated
Mon, Jan 21 2019 at 05:26AM
Coverage
Variables
  • tmpsfc
  • tmp2m
  • ugrd10m
  • vgrd10m
  • pratesfc
  • rh2m
  • prmslmsl
  • dlwrfsfc
  • dswrfsfc
Keywords
8
Service
view
Metadata (ncml)
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  <attribute name="contributor_name" value="Jim_Potemra"/>
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  <attribute name="naming_authority" value="org.pacioos"/>
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  <attribute name="title" value="NOAA/NCEP_Global_Forecast_System_(GFS)_Atmospheric_Model"/>
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    <attribute name="ioos_category" value="Temperature"/>
    <attribute name="long_name" value="surface_air_temperature"/>
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    <attribute name="coordinates" value="time_run_time_latitude_longitude"/>
    <attribute name="ioos_category" value="Meteorology"/>
    <attribute name="long_name" value="rainfall_rate"/>
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    <attribute name="colorBarMinimum" value="0.0"/>
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    <attribute name="ioos_category" value="Meteorology"/>
    <attribute name="long_name" value="relative_humidity_at_2m"/>
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  </variable>
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  </variable>
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    <attribute name="colorBarMinimum" value="0.0"/>
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    <attribute name="ioos_category" value="Meteorology"/>
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    <attribute name="missing_value" value="-999000000.0"/>
    <attribute name="standard_name" value="surface_net_downward_shortwave_flux"/>
    <attribute name="units" value="W_m-2"/>
  </variable>
</netcdf>

            
Messages
  • Variable tmpsfc was used to calculate geometry.
  • Could not find a standard name vocabulary.  No global attribute named 'standard_name_vocabulary'.  Variable list may be incorrect or contain non-measured quantities.

Metamap

ioos
Altitude Units
Data Format Template Version
CF-1.6,_ACDD-1.3
Service Contact Email
info@pacioos.org
Service Contact Name
Pacific_Islands_Ocean_Observing_System_(PacIOOS)
Service Provider Name
NOAA_NCEP
Station Location Lat
-90.0 90.0
Station Location Lon
0.0 359.5
Station Publisher Email
info@pacioos.org
Station Publisher Name
Pacific_Islands_Ocean_Observing_System_(PacIOOS)
Time Period
2011-05-06T12:00:00Z 2019-01-28T12:00:00Z
Variable Names
  • time (time)
  • latitude (latitude)
  • longitude (longitude)
  • tmpsfc (surface_temperature)
  • tmp2m (air_temperature)
  • ugrd10m (eastward_wind)
  • vgrd10m (northward_wind)
  • pratesfc (precipitation_flux)
  • rh2m (relative_humidity)
  • prmslmsl (air_pressure_at_sea_level)
  • dlwrfsfc (surface_net_downward_longwave_flux)
  • dswrfsfc (surface_net_downward_shortwave_flux)
Variable Units
  • seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
  • degrees_north
  • degrees_east
  • K
  • K
  • m s-1
  • m s-1
  • kg m-2 s-1
  • %
  • Pa
  • W m-2
  • W m-2
57.1428571429%
Compliance Score ( What's this )
28.0/49.0 (57.1%)