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North Atlantic Ocean Weather Ship (OWS) Surface Meteorological Data (1945-1983)
Entry ID: BODC_NAtl_OWS_SurfaceMet

Abstract: This data set comprises a variety of meteorological parameters
measured every three hours (some more recent data are at hourly
intervals) at the ten North Atlantic Ocean Weather Ships for the
periods listed below.

OWS Alpha 1947 - 1974
OWS Kilo 1954 - 1975
OWS Bravo 1953 - 1973
OWS Mike 1949 - 1982
OWS Delta 1943 - 1973
OWS Romeo 1975 - ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 65.0   S: 20.0   E: -7.0   W: -80.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1945-01-01
Stop Date: 1983-12-31
Data Center
British Oceanographic Data Centre, Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +44 (0) 151 795 4884
Fax: +44 (0) 151 795 4912
Email: enquiries at
Contact Address:
British Oceanographic Data Centre
Joseph Proudman Building
6 Brownlow Street
City: Liverpool
Postal Code: L3 5DA
Country: UK
Distribution Media: Online (FTP), CD-ROM, or floppy disk
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-08