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 data       graph     Forecast, Salish Sea, 3d u Grid Variable Fields, Hourly, v17-02    ?            M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe UBC EOAS ubcSSf3DuGridFields1hV17-02

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL acknowledgement String MEOPAR, ONC, Compute Canada
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String sallen@eoas.ubc.ca
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String Salish Sea MEOPAR Project Contributors
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String https://salishsea-meopar-docs.readthedocs.io/ (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL description String ocean U grid variables
attribute NC_GLOBAL drawLandMask String over
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String https://salishsea-meopar-docs.readthedocs.io/en/latest/results_server/index.html#salish-sea-model-results (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String UBC EOAS
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution_fullname String Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, University of British Columbia
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String circulation, current, currents, depthu, u grid, ocean, oceans,
Oceans > Ocean Circulation > Ocean Currents,
sea, sea_water_x_velocity, seawater, time_counter, u velocity component, velocity along x-axis, vozocrtx
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String The Salish Sea MEOPAR NEMO model results are copyright
by the Salish Sea MEOPAR Project Contributors and The University of British Columbia.

They are licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0. https://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL project String Salish Sea MEOPAR NEMO Model
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (local files)
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Forecast, Salish Sea, 3d u Grid Variable Fields, Hourly, v17-02

3d zonal (u) component velocity field values averaged over 1 hour intervals
from the most recent Salish Sea NEMO model forecast run. The values are calculated for the entire model grid
that includes the Juan de Fuca Strait, the Strait of Georgia, Puget Sound,
and Johnstone Strait on the coasts of Washington State and British Columbia.
The time values are UTC. They are the centre of the intervals over which the calculated model results are averaged.
Geo-location and depth data for the Salish Sea NEMO model grid are available in the ubcSSnBathymetry2V17-02 dataset.

This dataset is updated daily to move it forward 1 day in time.
It starts at 00:30:00 UTC 5 days prior to the most recently completed forecast run,
and extends to 11:30:00 UTC on the 2nd day after the forecast run date.
So, for example, after completion of the 10-Nov-2017 forecast run,
this dataset included data from 2017-11-05 00:30:00 UTC to 2017-11-12 11:30:00 UTC.

v17-02: NEMO-3.6; ubcSSnBathymetryV17-02 bathymetry; see infoUrl link for full details: uVelocity variable
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2018-03-18T11:30:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2018-03-11T00:30:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL timeStamp String 2018-Mar-16 18:17:23 GMT
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Forecast, Salish Sea, 3d u Grid Variable Fields, Hourly, v17-02
dimension time   double nValues=180, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1h 0m 0s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.5207282E9, 1.5213726E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time calendar String gregorian
attribute time comment String time values are UTC at the centre of the intervals over which the calculated model results are averaged
attribute time coverage_content_type String modelResult
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Time axis
attribute time source_name String time_counter
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 depth   float nValues=40, evenlySpaced=false, averageSpacing=11.306823069230768
attribute depth _CoordinateAxisType String Height
attribute depth _CoordinateZisPositive String down
attribute depth actual_range float 0.5000003, 441.4661
attribute depth axis String Z
attribute depth coverage_content_type String modelResult
attribute depth ioos_category String Location
attribute depth long_name String Depth
attribute depth name String depthu
attribute depth positive String down
attribute depth source_name String depthu
attribute depth standard_name String depth
attribute depth units String m
dimension gridY   short nValues=898, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1.0
attribute gridY actual_range short 0, 897
attribute gridY coverage_content_type String modelResult
attribute gridY ioos_category String location
attribute gridY long_name String Y
attribute gridY units String count
dimension gridX   short nValues=398, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1.0
attribute gridX actual_range short 0, 397
attribute gridX coverage_content_type String modelResult
attribute gridX ioos_category String location
attribute gridX long_name String X
attribute gridX units String count
variable uVelocity   float time, depth, gridY, gridX
attribute uVelocity _FillValue float 1.0E20
attribute uVelocity colorBarMaximum double 8.0
attribute uVelocity colorBarMinimum double -8.0
attribute uVelocity coverage_content_type String modelResult
attribute uVelocity ioos_category String currents
attribute uVelocity long_name String ocean current along x-axis
attribute uVelocity missing_value float 1.0E20
attribute uVelocity standard_name String sea_water_x_velocity
attribute uVelocity units String m/s

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