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 data       graph  M    HYbrid Coordinate Ocean Model (HYCOM): Global: 2-D Variables    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe HYCOM Consortium HYCOM_Global_2D

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL acknowledgment String The Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS) is funded through the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) as a Regional Association within the U.S. Integrated Ocean Observing System (IOOS). PacIOOS is coordinated by the University of Hawaii School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST).
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL comment String These model data are provided by the HYCOM Consortium as served via the Asia-Pacific Data-Research Center (APDRC) (http://apdrc.soest.hawaii.edu) GrADS Data Server (GDS). 3D variables start at 2008-05-08 while 2D variables start at 2013-08-21.
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_name String Jim Potemra
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_role String distributor
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String Unidata Dataset Discovery v1.0, CF-1.4
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String forum@hycom.org
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String HYCOM Consortium
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String http://hycom.org (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL dataType String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_created String 2013-04-23
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_issued String 2013-04-23
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_modified String 2014-06-23
attribute NC_GLOBAL defaultGraphQuery String sea_water_potential_temperature[0]
attribute NC_GLOBAL documentation String http://apdrc.soest.hawaii.edu/datadoc/hycom_global.php (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 434.08003
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 46.8781
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -78.64
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 434.08003
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double 74.16003
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 0.08
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String HYCOM aggregated via NcML from University of Hawaii Asia-Pacific Data-Research Center (APDRC) GrADS Data Server (GDS) OPeNDAP for redistribution by PacIOOS data servers, J. Maurer (04/2013), HYCOM changed: now provides mlt rather than mld and mlp (02/2014)
attribute NC_GLOBAL id String hycom_global
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String http://hycom.org (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String HYCOM Consortium
attribute NC_GLOBAL ISO_Topic_Categories String oceans
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String Earth Science > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Radiation > Heat Flux, Earth Science Services > Models > Ocean General Circulation Models (OGCM)/Regional Ocean Models, Earth Science Services > Models > Weather Research/Forecast Models, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Circulation > Fresh Water Flux, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Circulation > Ocean Currents, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Circulation > Ocean Mixed Layer, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Ocean Mixed Layer, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Sea Surface Temperature, Earth Science > Oceans > Salinity/Density > Salinity, Earth Science > Oceans > Sea Surface Topography > Sea Surface Height
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String The data may be used and redistributed for free but is not intended for legal use, since it may contain inaccuracies. Neither the data Contributor, University of Hawaii, PacIOOS, NOAA, State of Hawaii nor the United States Government, nor any of their employees or contractors, makes any warranty, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness, of this information.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Metadata_Conventions String Unidata Dataset Discovery v1.0, CF-1.4
attribute NC_GLOBAL Metadata_Link String http://pacioos.org/metadata/hycom_global.html (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL naming_authority String org.pacioos
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 46.8781
attribute NC_GLOBAL project String Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS)
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_email String info@pacioos.org
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_name String Pacific Islands Ocean Observing System (PacIOOS)
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_url String http://pacioos.org (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL references String http://apdrc.soest.hawaii.edu/datadoc/hycom_global.php, http://hycom.org, http://pacioos.org (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String HYbrid Coordinate Ocean Model (HYCOM) and Navy Coupled Ocean Data Assimilation (NCODA), http://hycom.org
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String http://localhost:8080/thredds/dodsC/pacioos/hycom/global (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -78.64
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF-1.4
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Global HYbrid Coordinate Ocean Model (HYCOM) and U.S. Navy Coupled Ocean Data Assimilation (NCODA) 3-day, daily forecast at approximately 9-km (1/12-degree) resolution. This is a demonstration product from the HYCOM Consortium and is provided as is. While considerable effort has been made to implement all model components in a thorough, correct, and accurate manner, numerous sources of error are possible. As such, please use these data with the caution appropriate for any ocean related activity.
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2016-12-31T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_resolution String P1D
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2013-08-21T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String HYbrid Coordinate Ocean Model (HYCOM): Global: 2-D Variables
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double 74.16003
dimension time   double nValues=1229, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1 day
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.3770432E9, 1.4831424E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time grads_dim String t
attribute time grads_mapping String linear
attribute time grads_min String 00z21aug2013
attribute time grads_size String 1229
attribute time grads_step String 1dy
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Time
attribute time maximum String 00z31dec2016
attribute time minimum String 00z21aug2013
attribute time resolution float 1.0
attribute time standard_name String time
attribute time time_origin String 01-JAN-1970 00:00:00
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
dimension latitude   double nValues=2170, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=0.057869110189027205
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range double -78.64, 46.8781
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude grads_dim String y
attribute latitude grads_mapping String levels
attribute latitude grads_size String 2170
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude maximum double 46.8781
attribute latitude minimum double -78.64
attribute latitude resolution float 0.05786911
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
dimension longitude   double nValues=4500, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=0.08
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range double 74.16003, 434.08003
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude grads_dim String x
attribute longitude grads_mapping String linear
attribute longitude grads_size String 4500
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude maximum double 434.08003
attribute longitude minimum double 74.16003
attribute longitude resolution float 0.08
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
variable sea_surface_height   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute sea_surface_height _FillValue float 1.267651E30
attribute sea_surface_height colorBarMaximum double 2.0
attribute sea_surface_height colorBarMinimum double -2.0
attribute sea_surface_height ioos_category String Sea Level
attribute sea_surface_height long_name String sea surface elevation (m)
attribute sea_surface_height missing_value float 1.267651E30
attribute sea_surface_height standard_name String sea_surface_height
attribute sea_surface_height units String meter
variable surface_downward_heat_flux_in_air   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute surface_downward_heat_flux_in_air _FillValue float 1.267651E30
attribute surface_downward_heat_flux_in_air colorBarMaximum double 1000.0
attribute surface_downward_heat_flux_in_air colorBarMinimum double -1000.0
attribute surface_downward_heat_flux_in_air ioos_category String Heat Flux
attribute surface_downward_heat_flux_in_air long_name String surface downward heat flux in air (w/m2)
attribute surface_downward_heat_flux_in_air missing_value float 1.267651E30
attribute surface_downward_heat_flux_in_air standard_name String surface_downward_heat_flux_in_air
attribute surface_downward_heat_flux_in_air units String watt meter-2
variable water_flux_into_ocean   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute water_flux_into_ocean _FillValue float 1.267651E30
attribute water_flux_into_ocean colorBarMaximum double 0.002
attribute water_flux_into_ocean colorBarMinimum double -0.002
attribute water_flux_into_ocean ioos_category String Hydrology
attribute water_flux_into_ocean long_name String water flux into ocean (kg/m2/s)
attribute water_flux_into_ocean missing_value float 1.267651E30
attribute water_flux_into_ocean standard_name String water_flux_into_ocean
attribute water_flux_into_ocean units String kg m-2 s-1
variable tendency_of_sea_surface_temperature   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_temperature _FillValue float 1.267651E30
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_temperature colorBarMaximum double 20.0
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_temperature colorBarMinimum double -20.0
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_temperature ioos_category String Temperature
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_temperature long_name String surface temperature trend (degc/day)
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_temperature missing_value float 1.267651E30
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_temperature standard_name String tendency_of_sea_surface_temperature
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_temperature units String Celsius day-1
variable tendency_of_sea_surface_salinity   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_salinity _FillValue float 1.267651E30
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_salinity colorBarMaximum double 2.0
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_salinity colorBarMinimum double -2.0
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_salinity ioos_category String Salinity
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_salinity long_name String surface salinity trend (psu/day)
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_salinity missing_value float 1.267651E30
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_salinity standard_name String tendency_of_sea_surface_salinity
attribute tendency_of_sea_surface_salinity units String 1e-3 day-1
variable ocean_mixed_layer_thickness   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute ocean_mixed_layer_thickness _FillValue float 1.267651E30
attribute ocean_mixed_layer_thickness colorBarMaximum double 200.0
attribute ocean_mixed_layer_thickness colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute ocean_mixed_layer_thickness ioos_category String Other
attribute ocean_mixed_layer_thickness long_name String ocean mixed layer thickness (m)
attribute ocean_mixed_layer_thickness missing_value float 1.267651E30
attribute ocean_mixed_layer_thickness standard_name String ocean_mixed_layer_thickness
attribute ocean_mixed_layer_thickness units String m

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