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The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL defaultGraphQuery String &.draw=vectors
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 179.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution double 1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 179.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -180.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution double 1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String http://www.pfeg.noaa.gov/products/PFEL/modeled/sfc_wind/sfc_wind.html (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String FNMOC, NOAA ERD
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String 20m, 360x181,
Atmosphere > Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds,
Atmosphere > Atmospheric Winds > Wind Stress,
atmosphere, atmospheric, component, curl, downward, east, east-west, eastward, erd, fnmoc, magnitude, monthly, noaa, north, north-south, northward, south, speed, stress, surface, surface_downward_eastward_stress, surface_downward_northward_stress, west, wind, wind_speed, winds, x_wind, y_wind
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, ERD, NOAA, 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 Northernmost_Northing double 90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String http://oceanview.pfeg.noaa.gov/thredds/dodsC/FNMOC/windaves_20m.nc (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -90.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Global monthly derived winds can be obtained for any point on the ocean
(Northern Hemisphere: 1967 - present, Southern Hemisphere: 1981 - present).

ERD was established at the U.S. Navy Fleet Numerical Meteorology and
Oceanography Center (FNMOC) to take advantage of the Navy's global
oceanographic and meteorological databases. FNMOC produces operational
forecasts of the state of the atmosphere and the ocean several times daily
and maintains archives of several important parameters, such as sea level
pressure and temperature. ERD derives a number of well-known environmental
data and index products which are routinely distributed to researchers at
many state and federal laboratories, as well as to academic and international
researchers.
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2016-11-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1996-12-01T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String FNMOC 20m Surface Winds, 360x181, Monthly, Lon+/-180
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -180.0
dimension time   double nValues=240, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=30 days 10h 32m 38s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 8.493984E8, 1.4779584E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Time
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   float nValues=181, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1.0
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -90.0, 90.0
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
dimension longitude   float nValues=360, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1.0
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float -180.0, 179.0
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
variable u_mean   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute u_mean _FillValue float -9999.0
attribute u_mean colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute u_mean colorBarMinimum double -15.0
attribute u_mean ioos_category String Wind
attribute u_mean long_name String East-West Component of 20m Surface Wind
attribute u_mean standard_name String x_wind
attribute u_mean units String m s-1
variable v_mean   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute v_mean _FillValue float -9999.0
attribute v_mean colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute v_mean colorBarMinimum double -15.0
attribute v_mean ioos_category String Wind
attribute v_mean long_name String North-South Component of 20m Surface Wind
attribute v_mean standard_name String y_wind
attribute v_mean units String m s-1
variable uv_mag_mean   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute uv_mag_mean _FillValue float -9999.0
attribute uv_mag_mean colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute uv_mag_mean colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute uv_mag_mean ioos_category String Wind
attribute uv_mag_mean long_name String Magnitude of 20m Surface Wind
attribute uv_mag_mean standard_name String wind_speed
attribute uv_mag_mean units String m s-1
variable taux_mean   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute taux_mean _FillValue float -9999.0
attribute taux_mean colorBarMaximum double 0.5
attribute taux_mean colorBarMinimum double -0.5
attribute taux_mean ioos_category String Wind
attribute taux_mean long_name String East-West Component of 20m Wind Stress
attribute taux_mean standard_name String surface_downward_eastward_stress
attribute taux_mean units String N m-2
variable tauy_mean   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute tauy_mean _FillValue float -9999.0
attribute tauy_mean colorBarMaximum double 0.5
attribute tauy_mean colorBarMinimum double -0.5
attribute tauy_mean ioos_category String Wind
attribute tauy_mean long_name String North-South Component of 20m Wind Stress
attribute tauy_mean standard_name String surface_downward_northward_stress
attribute tauy_mean units String N m-2
variable curl   float time, latitude, longitude
attribute curl _FillValue float -9999.0
attribute curl colorBarMaximum double 3.0
attribute curl colorBarMinimum double -3.0
attribute curl ioos_category String Wind
attribute curl long_name String Curl of Surface 20m Wind Stress
attribute curl units String MPa m-1

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