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MADIS Meteorological Surface Dataset
Entry ID: MADIS_METSFC


Summary
Abstract: Surface land and maritime observing stations report various meteorological variables that describe the current weather. These variables include basic measurements such as temperature, relative humidity, wind, precipitation, etc., as well as various types of weather occurrences such as hail, fog, and thunder.

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Description: Access the MADIS Meteorological Surface Dataset.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
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1.   N: 70.0   S: 5.0   E: -50.0   W: -170.0  
2.   N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0  


Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: MADIS Surface Network (various sources)
Dataset Title: MADIS Meteorological Surface Dataset
Version: Not provided
Online Resource: http://madis.noaa.gov/madis_sfc.shtml
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-07-01
Science Keywords
AGRICULTURE > SOILS > SOIL MOISTURE/WATER CONTENT Parameter Definition
AGRICULTURE > SOILS > SOIL TEMPERATURE Parameter Definition
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Platform
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
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Access Constraints Some of the mesonets are restricted. Click here for details.
http://madis.noaa.gov/

You must be a registered MADIS user to access this data.

MADIS Data Application:
http://madis.noaa.gov/
Use Constraints Please cite the dataset provider if you use this data.
Data Set Progress
ACTIVE
Data Center


Data Center Personnel
Name: MADIS SUPPORT
Email: NCEP.List.MADIS_Support at noaa.gov
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP)
Distribution Format: netCDF
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: NCEP.List.MADIS_Support at noaa.gov
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Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-01-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-06-07




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