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 data       graph     Green, Salish Sea, 3d Variable Volume Layers Field, Hourly, v21-11    ?            M   background RSS Subscribe UBC EOAS ubcSSg3DVariableVolumeLayers1hV21-11

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL acknowledgement String MEOPAR, Ocean Networks Canada (ONC), Digital Research Alliance of Canada
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String Grid
attribute NC_GLOBAL comment String If you use this dataset in your research,
please reference it with wording similar to the example below,
and include citations of the publications below.
Inclusion of the date(s) when you downloaded the dataset,
and the dataset id help to ensure reproducibility of your work.

Reference wording:

Variable volume layers (VVL) thicknesses field from the SalishSeaCast model
(Soontiens et al, 2016; Soontiens and Allen, 2017)
were downloaded from their ERDDAP server
(https://salishsea.eos.ubc.ca/erddap/)
on DATE from dataset ubcSSgSeaSurfaceHeightField1hV21-11.

Citations:

Soontiens, N., Allen, S., Latornell, D., Le Souef, K., Machuca, I., Paquin, J.-P., Lu, Y., Thompson, K., Korabel, V., 2016.
Storm surges in the Strait of Georgia simulated with a regional model. Atmosphere-Ocean 54 1-21.
https://dx.doi.org/10.1080/07055900.2015.1108899

Soontiens, N. and Allen, S., 2017.
Modelling sensitivities to mixing and advection in a sill-basin estuarine system. Ocean Modelling, 112, 17-32.
https://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ocemod.2017.02.008
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String CF-1.6, COARDS, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String sallen at eoas.ubc.ca
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String SalishSeaCast Project Contributors
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String https://salishsea-meopar-docs.readthedocs.io/ (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL description String model variable volume layers thickness variable
attribute NC_GLOBAL drawLandMask String over
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String https://salishsea.eos.ubc.ca/
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 cell_thickness, deptht, e3t, grid, nonlinear free surface, ocean, oceans, sea water, seawater, time_counter, variable volume layer thicknesses, variable volume layers, vvl
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String The SalishSeaCast NEMO model results are copyright
by the SalishSeaCast 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 SalishSeaCast 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 Green, Salish Sea, 3d Variable Volume Layers Field, Hourly, v21-11

3d variable volume layers (VVL) thickness values averaged over 1 hour intervals from SalishSeaCast NEMO model runs with
physics, biology and chemistry. 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. Values are the thickness of t-grid layers.
The time values are UTC.
They are the centre of the intervals over which the calculated model results are averaged;
e.g. the field average values for the 00:00 to 01:00 UTC hour on 2021-06-03 have a time value of 2021-06-03 00:30:00Z.
Geo-location and depth data for the SalishSeaCast NEMO model grid are available in the ubcSSnBathymetryV21-08 dataset.

v21-11: NEMO-3.6 SalishSeaCast-202111 configuration; ubcSSnBathymetryV21-08 bathymetry;
see infoUrl link for full details.
Variable volume layers (VVL) thickness variable.
attribute NC_GLOBAL testOutOfDate String now-16hours
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2024-05-19T23:30:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2007-01-01T00:30:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL timeStamp String 2024-May-19 17:22:55 GMT
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Green, Salish Sea, 3d Variable Volume Layers Field, Hourly, v21-11
attribute NC_GLOBAL uuid String 51e90a8b-83a9-461d-9ad2-448fbdd9b2de
dimension time   double nValues=152376, evenlySpaced=true, averageSpacing=1h 0m 0s
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.1676114E9, 1.7161614E9
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;
e.g. the field average values for the 00:00 to 01:00 UTC hour on 2021-06-03 have a time value of 2021-06-03 00:30:00Z
attribute time coverage_content_type String modelResult
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String Time axis
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 deptht
attribute depth positive String down
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 comment String gridY values are grid indices in the model y-direction;
geo-location data for the SalishSeaCast NEMO model grid is available in the ubcSSnBathymetryV21-08 dataset.
attribute gridY coverage_content_type String modelResult
attribute gridY ioos_category String location
attribute gridY long_name String Grid Y
attribute gridY standard_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 comment String gridX values are grid indices in the model x-direction;
geo-location data for the SalishSeaCast NEMO model grid is available in the ubcSSnBathymetryV21-08 dataset.
attribute gridX coverage_content_type String modelResult
attribute gridX ioos_category String location
attribute gridX long_name String Grid X
attribute gridX standard_name String x
attribute gridX units String count
variable e3t   float time, depth, gridY, gridX
attribute e3t _FillValue float 1.0E20
attribute e3t colorBarMaximum double 30.0
attribute e3t colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute e3t coverage_content_type String modelResult
attribute e3t ioos_category String numerics
attribute e3t long_name String Time-Varying z-Layer Thickness
attribute e3t missing_value float 1.0E20
attribute e3t standard_name String cell_thickness
attribute e3t units String m

The information in the table above is also available in other file formats (.csv, .htmlTable, .itx, .json, .jsonlCSV, .jsonlKVP, .mat, .nc, .nccsv, .tsv, .xhtml) via a RESTful web service.


 
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