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     data   graph     VFPA, Vancouver Harbour, 2nd Narrows Rail Bridge, Current, 2sec, v1    ?   F   I   M   background (external link) RSS Subscribe UCB EOAS & DFO IOS ubcVFPA2ndNarrowsCurrent2sV1

The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL acknowledgement String MEOPAR, DFO IOS, VFPA
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String TimeSeries
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_timeseries_variables String speed, direction
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String COARDS, CF-1.6, ACDD-1.3
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String sallen at eos.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 drawLandMask String over
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double -123.0247222
attribute NC_GLOBAL featureType String TimeSeries
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 49.2938889
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double 49.2938889
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double -123.0247222
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -123.0247222
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
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 UCB EOAS & DFO IOS
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution_fullname String Earth, Ocean & Atmospheric Sciences, University of British Columbia; and Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Institute of Ocean Sciences
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String 2nd Narrows Rail Bridge, ADCP, circulation, current, currents, DFO IOS, direction, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Circulation > Ocean Currents, latitude, longitude, ocean, oceans, sea, sea_water_direction, sea_water_speed, seawater, speed, time, UBC EOAS, Vancouver Fraser Port Authority, Vancouver Harbour, velocity
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String The Salish Sea MEOPAR observation datasets are copyright
by the Salish Sea MEOPAR Project Contributors, The University of British Columbia, and Ocean Networks Canada.

They are licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0. https://www.apache.org/licenses/LICENSE-2.0

Raw instrument data on which this dataset is based were provided by the Vancouver Fraser Port Authority.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 49.2938889
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String Hourly AIS email feed created by DFO IOS.
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (local files)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double 49.2938889
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v29
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String VFPA, Vancouver Harbour, 2nd Narrows Rail Bridge, Current, 2sec, v1

Current data from Vancouver Fraser Port Authority (VFPA) horizontal acoustic doppler current profiler (HADCP) instrument located at the 2nd Narrows Rail Bridge. The time values are UTC.

v1: current speed and direction variables
attribute NC_GLOBAL testOutOfDate String now-2days
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2023-03-20T23:58:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 2017-11-21T00:00:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String VFPA, Vancouver Harbour, 2nd Narrows Rail Bridge, Current, 2sec, v1
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -123.0247222
variable time   double  
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 1.5112224E9, 1.67935668E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time calendar String proleptic_gregorian
attribute time cf_role String timeseries_id
attribute time comment String time values are UTC
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 speed   double  
attribute speed _FillValue double -999.9000000000001
attribute speed actual_range double 0.0, 25.0
attribute speed colorBarMaximum double 5.0
attribute speed colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute speed ioos_category String Currents
attribute speed long_name String Current Speed
attribute speed name String speed
attribute speed standard_name String sea_water_speed
attribute speed units String kts
variable direction   double  
attribute direction _FillValue double -999.9000000000001
attribute direction actual_range double 38.0, 328.0
attribute direction colorBarMaximum double 360.0
attribute direction colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute direction ioos_category String Currents
attribute direction long_name String Current To Direction
attribute direction name String direction
attribute direction standard_name String direction_of_sea_water_velocity
attribute direction units String degree
variable longitude   double  
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude _FillValue double NaN
attribute longitude actual_range double -123.0247222, -123.0247222
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude 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 _FillValue double NaN
attribute latitude actual_range double 49.2938889, 49.2938889
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude name String latitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north

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