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WOCE Surface Meteorology Data, WOCEMET (2006): Meteorological observations during VIDAL GORMAZ cruise 20VDPR1494_1 [dataset]. Chilean Navy, PANGAEA,

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WOCE (2002): World Ocean Circulation Experiment, Global Data, Version 3.0. WOCE International Project Office, WOCE Report, Southampton, UK; published by U.S. National Oceanographic Data Center, Silver Spring, 180/02, DVD-ROM
Further details:
Gilmore, Daniel M; Smith, Shawn R (1996): Vidal Gormaz - Data quality control report - VG_1_QC. World Ocean Circulation Experiment (WOCE); Surface Meteorological Data Assembly Center, Center for Ocean Atmospheric Prediction Studies, The Florida State University, 96-3, Vidal_Gormaz_1_QC.pdf
Median Latitude: -42.088333 * Median Longitude: -76.968333 * South-bound Latitude: -48.000000 * West-bound Longitude: -80.700000 * North-bound Latitude: -33.900000 * East-bound Longitude: -72.100000
Date/Time Start: 1994-10-06T18:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1994-10-25T06:00:00
Minimum ALTITUDE: 15 m * Maximum ALTITUDE: 15 m
20VGPR1494_1-track * Latitude Start: -37.000000 * Longitude Start: -73.400000 * Latitude End: -33.900000 * Longitude End: -72.100000 * Date/Time Start: 1994-10-06T18:00:00 * Date/Time End: 1994-10-25T06:00:00 * Campaign: 20VGPR1494_1 * Basis: Vidal Gormaz * Method/Device: Underway cruise track measurements (CT) * Comment: PR14/03
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethod/DeviceComment
5CourseCoursedegGlobal positioning system (GPS)
6Speed, velocityvm/sGlobal positioning system (GPS)
7Wind directiondddegCalculatedInstrument height: 15.24 m
8Wind speedffm/sCalculatedInstrument height: 15.24 m
9Temperature, waterTemp°CThemocoupleInstrument depth not given
10Pressure, atmosphericPPPPhPaBarometer, mechanicalQuartz barograph
11Temperature, airTTT°CThermometer
12Temperature, air, wet bulbTemp wet bulb air°CThermometer
13Dew/frost pointTdTdTd°CNOAA/NWS ship synoptic code table
14Present weatherwwVisual observation
15Total cloud amountNcodeVisual observation
16Low/middle cloud amountNhcodeVisual observation
17Cloud base heighthcodeVisual observation
18Low cloudCLcodeVisual observation
19Middle cloudCMcodeVisual observation
20High cloudCHcodeVisual observation
21Quality codeQuality
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