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GOES Precipitation Index (GPI) Annual Total Precipitation (m) 1986-95
Entry ID: NCEP_GOES_PRECIP_GPI


Summary
Abstract: Annual total GPI rainfall is characterized by rainfall in excess of 3
m over the equatorial landmasses, the ITCZ and SPCZ, the eastern
portion of the Indian Ocean. The largest totals, in excess of 4
meters, are found near islands and the Isthmus of Panama.

The GPI rainfall estimates are prepared by Robert Joyce of NOAA NCEP,
and span the latitudes within 40 ... View entire text
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1986-95.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 40.0   S: -40.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Robert Joyce, NOAA/NCEP
Dataset Title: GOES Precipitation Index (GPI) Annual Total Precipitation (m) 1986-95
Dataset Publisher: NOAA National Centers for Environmental Prediction
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-01-01
Stop Date: 1996-05-31
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
National Centers for Environmental Prediction, National Weather Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ncep.noaa.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ROBERT JOYCE
Phone: 301-763-8000 x 7544
Fax: 301-763-8395
Email: robert.joyce at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
NOAA/NCEP/CPC
5200 Auth Road
City: Camp Springs
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20746
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: Online (HTTP)
Distribution Size: 1.2 MB
Distribution Format: NetCDF, ASCII
Fees: None
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 301-763-8000 x 7544
Fax: 301-763-8395
Email: robert.joyce at noaa.gov
Contact Address:
NOAA/NCEP/CPC
5200 Auth Road
City: Camp Springs
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20746
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-06-07


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