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Ocean Surface Vector Winds (OSVW; magniture and direction) from the Advanced Scatterometer (ASCAT) on Metop-A and Metop-B.

KeyDescription
Platform/Sensor

Metop-A and Metop-B / ASCAT

Measurement/Products

Ocean Surface Vector Winds (magnitude and direction)

Sample Filename

AS201630004Bas_WW.hdf

Processing Level

Level-3, mapped

Spactial Coverage

Global

Temporal Coverage

Near real-time + 3 days

Latency

Near real-time

Resolution

25 km

Projection

Geographic / WGS84

Sample Frequency

Daily

Data Provider

Creator: NOAA OSPO
Release Place: Suitland, MD, USA

Formats

PNG, TIFF, HDF, shapefile

Keywords

NOAA, ASCAT, wind magnitude, wind speed, wind, CoastWatch

Keywords (Beta)