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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 TimeSeriesProfile
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_profile_variables String time
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_timeseries_variables String station, longitude, latitude
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double -119.66934
attribute NC_GLOBAL featureType String TimeSeriesProfile
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 48.325001
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double 33.89511
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double -119.66934
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -124.932
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_max double 99.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_min double 0.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_positive String down
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_units String m
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String Created by the NCDDC PISCO Temperature Profile to NetCDF converter.
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String NOAA NMSP
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Temperature > Water Temperature
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 48.325001
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double 33.89511
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v70
attribute NC_GLOBAL subsetVariables String station, longitude, latitude
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String The West Coast Observing System (WCOS) project provides access to temperature and currents data collected at four of the five National Marine Sanctuary sites, including Olympic Coast, Gulf of the Farallones, Monterey Bay, and Channel Islands. A semi-automated end-to-end data management system transports and transforms the data from source to archive, making the data acessible for discovery, access and analysis from multiple Internet points of entry.

The stations (and their code names) are Ano Nuevo (ANO001), San Miguel North (BAY), Santa Rosa North (BEA), Big Creek (BIG001), Bodega Head (BOD001), Cape Alava 15M (CA015), Cape Alava 42M (CA042), Cape Alava 65M (CA065), Cape Alava 100M (CA100), Cannery Row (CAN001), Cape Elizabeth 15M (CE015), Cape Elizabeth 42M (CE042), Cape Elizabeth 65M (CE065), Cape Elizabeth 100M (CE100), Cuyler Harbor (CUY), Esalen (ESA001), Point Joe (JOE001), Kalaloch 15M (KL015), Kalaloch 27M (KL027), La Cruz Rock (LAC001), Lopez Rock (LOP001), Makah Bay 15M (MB015), Makah Bay 42M (MB042), Pelican/Prisoners Area (PEL), Pigeon Point (PIG001), Plaskett Rock (PLA001), Southeast Farallon Island (SEF001), San Miguel South (SMS), Santa Rosa South (SRS), Sunset Point (SUN001), Teawhit Head 15M (TH015), Teawhit Head 31M (TH031), Teawhit Head 42M (TH042), Terrace Point 7 (TPT007), Terrace Point 8 (TPT008), Valley Anch (VAL), Weston Beach (WES001).
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2011-02-12T07:32:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2004-10-07T21:10:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String West Coast Observing System (WCOS) Temperature Data, 2004-2011
attribute NC_GLOBAL Version String 2
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -124.932
variable station   String  
attribute station cf_role String timeseries_id
attribute station ioos_category String Identifier
attribute station long_name String Station
variable longitude   double  
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range double -124.932, -119.66934
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 33.89511, 48.325001
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 time   double  
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.0971834E9, 1.29749592E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time cf_role String profile_id
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 depth   double  
attribute depth _CoordinateAxisType String Height
attribute depth _CoordinateZisPositive String down
attribute depth _FillValue double -9999.0
attribute depth actual_range double 0.0, 99.0
attribute depth axis String Z
attribute depth description String Relative to Mean Sea Level (MSL)
attribute depth ioos_category String Location
attribute depth long_name String Depth
attribute depth positive String down
attribute depth standard_name String depth
attribute depth units String m
variable Temperature   double  
attribute Temperature _FillValue double 9999.0
attribute Temperature actual_range double 6.68, 38.25
attribute Temperature colorBarMaximum double 32.0
attribute Temperature colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute Temperature ioos_category String Temperature
attribute Temperature long_name String Sea Water Temperature
attribute Temperature quantity String Temperature
attribute Temperature standard_name String sea_water_temperature
attribute Temperature units String degree_C
variable Temperature_flag   byte  
attribute Temperature_flag actual_range byte 0, 9
attribute Temperature_flag description String flag for data column, 0: no problems, 1: bad data due to malfunction or fouling, 2: suspicious data, 9: missing data
attribute Temperature_flag ioos_category String Quality
attribute Temperature_flag long_name String Temperature Flag
attribute Temperature_flag standard_name String sea_water_temperature status_flag

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