Download data from coads%2Enc


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Global attributes

NC_GLOBAL
history
FERRET V4.45 (GUI) 22-May-97

Downloading data

In the form below you can specify desired variables and their dimensions, and have the data downloaded in different formats depending on the server configuration.

COADSX

:

units
degrees_east
modulo
point_spacing
even

COADSY

:

units
degrees_north
point_spacing
even

TIME

:

units
hour since 0000-01-01 00:00:00
modulo
time_origin
1-JAN-0000 00:00:00

SST

:

:

:

units
Deg C
_FillValue
-1e+34
missing_value
-1e+34
history
From coads_climatology
long_name
SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE

AIRT

:

:

:

units
DEG C
_FillValue
-1e+34
missing_value
-1e+34
history
From coads_climatology
long_name
AIR TEMPERATURE

SPEH

:

:

:

units
G/KG
_FillValue
-1e+34
missing_value
-1e+34
history
From coads_climatology
long_name
SPECIFIC HUMIDITY

WSPD

:

:

:

units
M/S
_FillValue
-1e+34
missing_value
-1e+34
history
From coads_climatology
long_name
WIND SPEED

UWND

:

:

:

units
M/S
_FillValue
-1e+34
missing_value
-1e+34
history
From coads_climatology
long_name
ZONAL WIND

VWND

:

:

:

units
M/S
_FillValue
-1e+34
missing_value
-1e+34
history
From coads_climatology
long_name
MERIDIONAL WIND

SLP

:

:

:

units
MB
_FillValue
-1e+34
missing_value
-1e+34
history
From coads_climatology
long_name
SEA LEVEL PRESSURE

as

Downloading data with Ferret

To access this dataset with the Ferret visualization and analysis environment from PMEL:

$ ferret
yes? use "http://portal.nersc.gov/pydap/coads.nc"
yes? show data

Downloading data with GrADS

To access this dataset with the GrADS data analysis and visualization software developed by COLA:

$ grads
ga-> sdfopen http://portal.nersc.gov/pydap/coads.nc
ga-> query file

Downloading data with IDL

To access this dataset with the IDL data analysis and visualization package:

IDL> url = 'http://portal.nersc.gov/pydap/coads.nc'
IDL> id = ncdf_open(url)
IDL> res = ncdf_inquire(id)
IDL> help, res

Downloading data with Pydap

To access this dataset using the Pydap Python module:

$ python
>>> from pydap.client import open_url
>>> dataset = open_url("http://portal.nersc.gov/pydap/coads.nc")
>>> import pprint
>>> pprint.pprint( dataset.keys() )
['COADSX',
 'COADSY',
 'TIME',
 'SST',
 'AIRT',
 'SPEH',
 'WSPD',
 'UWND',
 'VWND',
 'SLP']

Downloading data with other Opendap clients

There are other Opendap clients that can access this dataset, including Matlab and several command line utilities. You should know that the URL for this dataset is http://portal.nersc.gov/pydap/coads.nc (i.e., the .html extension should be omitted when opening this dataset on an Opendap client).


pydap/3.1.1