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   set  data   graph     public NOAA NDBC SOS, 2006-present, winds    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe NOAA NDBC ndbcSosWind

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String TimeSeries
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_timeseries_variables String station_id, longitude, latitude, sensor_id
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 180.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL featureType String TimeSeries
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 71.758
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -55.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 180.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -177.738
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_positive String up
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_units String m
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA NDBC
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String Earth Science > Atmosphere > Altitude > Station Height,
Earth Science > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Winds > Surface Winds,
Earth Science > Atmosphere > Atmospheric Winds > Vertical Wind Motion,
air, altitude, atmosphere, atmospheric, direction, from, gust, height, identifier, ndbc, noaa, sensor, sos, speed, station, surface, time, upward, velocity, wind, wind_from_direction, wind_speed, wind_speed_of_gust, winds
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 71.758
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -55.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL subsetVariables String station_id, longitude, latitude
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String The NOAA NDBC SOS server is part of the IOOS DIF SOS Project. The stations in this dataset have winds data.

Because of the nature of SOS requests, requests for data MUST include constraints for the longitude, latitude, time, and/or station_id variables.
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2006-01-01T00:10:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String NOAA NDBC SOS, 2006-present, winds
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -177.738
variable longitude   double  
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range double -177.738, 180.0
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 latitude   double  
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range double -55.0, 71.758
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
variable station_id   String  
attribute station_id cf_role String timeseries_id
attribute station_id ioos_category String Identifier
attribute station_id long_name String Station ID
variable altitude   double  
attribute altitude _CoordinateAxisType String Height
attribute altitude _CoordinateZisPositive String up
attribute altitude axis String Z
attribute altitude ioos_category String Location
attribute altitude long_name String Altitude
attribute altitude positive String up
attribute altitude standard_name String altitude
attribute altitude units String m
variable time   double  
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.1360742E9, NaN
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
variable sensor_id   String  
attribute sensor_id comment String Always check the quality_flags before using this data.
attribute sensor_id ioos_category String Identifier
attribute sensor_id long_name String Sensor ID
attribute sensor_id observedProperty String (external link)
variable wind_from_direction   float  
attribute wind_from_direction colorBarMaximum double 360.0
attribute wind_from_direction colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wind_from_direction ioos_category String Wind
attribute wind_from_direction long_name String Wind From Direction
attribute wind_from_direction observedProperty String (external link)
attribute wind_from_direction standard_name String wind_from_direction
attribute wind_from_direction units String degrees_true
variable wind_speed   float  
attribute wind_speed colorBarMaximum double 15.0
attribute wind_speed colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wind_speed ioos_category String Wind
attribute wind_speed long_name String Wind Speed
attribute wind_speed observedProperty String (external link)
attribute wind_speed standard_name String wind_speed
attribute wind_speed units String m s-1
variable wind_speed_of_gust   float  
attribute wind_speed_of_gust colorBarMaximum double 30.0
attribute wind_speed_of_gust colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wind_speed_of_gust ioos_category String Wind
attribute wind_speed_of_gust long_name String Wind Speed of Gust
attribute wind_speed_of_gust observedProperty String (external link)
attribute wind_speed_of_gust standard_name String wind_speed_of_gust
attribute wind_speed_of_gust units String m s-1
variable upward_air_velocity   float  
attribute upward_air_velocity colorBarMaximum double 10.0
attribute upward_air_velocity colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute upward_air_velocity ioos_category String Wind
attribute upward_air_velocity long_name String Upward Air Velocity
attribute upward_air_velocity observedProperty String (external link)
attribute upward_air_velocity units String m s-1

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