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CanCM4 model output prepared for APPOSITE ensemble prediction experiment

Status: Completed
Online Status: ONLINE
Publication State: Published
Publication Date: 2015-06-23
Download Stats: last 12 months

Abstract

Atmosphere and Ocean components; Frequency: daily and monthly

Variables Atmosphere daily:
tas uas vas zg500

Variables Atmosphere monthly:
cl clt evspsbl hfss hus prc prw rlds rlut rsds rsdt rsuscs rsutcs ta tauu ua va wap
cli clw hfls hurs pr prsn psl rlus rlutcs rsdscs rsus rsut sfcWind tas tauv uas vas zg500

Variables Ocean daily:
rsdssi sic sit snc snd snw tsice usi vsi

Variables Ocean monthly:
htovovrt mlotst msftmyz rsdssi sic sit sltovovrt snd so sos thetao tos tsice uo vo

Citable as:  Day, J. (2015): CanCM4 model output prepared for APPOSITE ensemble prediction experiment. NCAS British Atmospheric Data Centre, date of citation. http://catalogue.ceda.ac.uk/uuid/08843f747a154639a7729d7daf4ea4a6
Abbreviation: arp-apposite-model-CanCM4-pred
Keywords: APPOSITE, prediction, CanCM4, model, arctic

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Use of these data is covered by the following licence: http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/doc/open-government-licence/version/3/. When using these data you must cite them correctly using the citation given on the CEDA Data Catalogue record.
Data lineage:

Supplied model data ingested as is in the CEDA Archive.

File Format:
NetCDF

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 Environment Canada Models

Process overview

  • long_name: Air Temperature
  • var_id: ta
  • standard_name: air_temperature
  • units: K
  • names: air_temperature, Air Temperature
  • long_name: Cloud Area Fraction
  • standard_name: cloud_area_fraction_in_atmosphere_layer
  • var_id: cl
  • units: %
  • names: cloud_area_fraction_in_atmosphere_layer, Cloud Area Fraction
  • standard_name: convective_precipitation_flux
  • var_id: prc
  • long_name: Convective Precipitation
  • units: kg m-2 s-1
  • names: convective_precipitation_flux, Convective Precipitation
  • units: W m-2
  • long_name: Downward Shortwave over Sea Ice
  • var_id: rsdssi
  • standard_name: surface_downwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air
  • names: surface_downwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air, Downward Shortwave over Sea Ice
  • units: W m-2
  • long_name: Downwelling Shortwave over Sea Ice
  • var_id: rsdssi
  • standard_name: surface_downwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air
  • names: surface_downwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air, Downwelling Shortwave over Sea Ice
  • units: m s-1
  • standard_name: eastward_wind
  • long_name: Eastward Near-Surface Wind
  • var_id: uas
  • names: eastward_wind, Eastward Near-Surface Wind
  • units: m s-1
  • standard_name: eastward_wind
  • var_id: ua
  • long_name: Eastward Wind
  • names: eastward_wind, Eastward Wind
  • long_name: Evaporation
  • units: kg m-2 s-1
  • standard_name: water_evaporation_flux
  • var_id: evspsbl
  • names: water_evaporation_flux, Evaporation
  • units: m
  • long_name: Geopotential Height
  • var_id: zg500
  • standard_name: geopotential_height_500hPa
  • names: Geopotential Height, geopotential_height_500hPa
  • var_id: cli
  • units: 1
  • long_name: Mass Fraction of Cloud Ice
  • standard_name: mass_fraction_of_cloud_ice_in_air
  • names: Mass Fraction of Cloud Ice, mass_fraction_of_cloud_ice_in_air
  • long_name: Mass Fraction of Cloud Liquid Water
  • standard_name: mass_fraction_of_cloud_liquid_water_in_air
  • var_id: clw
  • units: 1
  • names: Mass Fraction of Cloud Liquid Water, mass_fraction_of_cloud_liquid_water_in_air
  • units: K
  • standard_name: air_temperature
  • long_name: Near-Surface Air Temperature
  • var_id: tas
  • names: air_temperature, Near-Surface Air Temperature
  • long_name: Near-Surface Relative Humidity
  • var_id: hurs
  • standard_name: relative_humidity
  • units: %
  • names: relative_humidity, Near-Surface Relative Humidity
  • units: m s-1
  • var_id: sfcWind
  • standard_name: wind_speed
  • long_name: Near-Surface Wind Speed
  • names: wind_speed, Near-Surface Wind Speed
  • units: m s-1
  • long_name: Northward Near-Surface Wind
  • standard_name: northward_wind
  • var_id: vas
  • names: northward_wind, Northward Near-Surface Wind
  • long_name: Northward Ocean Heat Transport due to Overturning
  • standard_name: northward_ocean_heat_transport_due_to_overturning
  • var_id: htovovrt
  • units: W
  • names: northward_ocean_heat_transport_due_to_overturning, Northward Ocean Heat Transport due to Overturning
  • standard_name: northward_ocean_salt_transport_due_to_overturning
  • var_id: sltovovrt
  • units: kg s-1
  • long_name: Northward Ocean Salt Transport due to Overturning
  • names: northward_ocean_salt_transport_due_to_overturning, Northward Ocean Salt Transport due to Overturning
  • units: m s-1
  • var_id: va
  • standard_name: northward_wind
  • long_name: Northward Wind
  • names: northward_wind, Northward Wind
  • standard_name: ocean_meridional_overturning_mass_streamfunction
  • units: kg s-1
  • var_id: msftmyz
  • long_name: Ocean Meridional Overturning Mass Streamfunction
  • names: ocean_meridional_overturning_mass_streamfunction, Ocean Meridional Overturning Mass Streamfunction
  • units: m
  • long_name: Ocean Mixed Layer Thickness Defined by Sigma T
  • standard_name: ocean_mixed_layer_thickness_defined_by_sigma_t
  • var_id: mlotst
  • names: ocean_mixed_layer_thickness_defined_by_sigma_t, Ocean Mixed Layer Thickness Defined by Sigma T
  • units: m
  • var_id: thkcello
  • long_name: Ocean Model Cell Thickness
  • standard_name: cell_thickness
  • names: cell_thickness, Ocean Model Cell Thickness
  • var_id: pr
  • units: kg m-2 s-1
  • long_name: Precipitation
  • standard_name: precipitation_flux
  • names: precipitation_flux, Precipitation
  • standard_name: sea_ice_area_fraction
  • units: %
  • var_id: sic
  • long_name: Sea Ice Area Fraction
  • names: sea_ice_area_fraction, Sea Ice Area Fraction
  • units: m
  • standard_name: sea_ice_thickness
  • long_name: Sea Ice Thickness
  • var_id: sit
  • names: sea_ice_thickness, Sea Ice Thickness
  • long_name: Sea Level Pressure
  • var_id: psl
  • units: Pa
  • standard_name: air_pressure_at_sea_level
  • names: air_pressure_at_sea_level, Sea Level Pressure
  • standard_name: sea_surface_salinity
  • units: psu
  • long_name: Sea Surface Salinity
  • var_id: sos
  • names: sea_surface_salinity, Sea Surface Salinity
  • long_name: Sea Surface Temperature
  • var_id: tos
  • standard_name: sea_surface_temperature
  • units: K
  • names: sea_surface_temperature, Sea Surface Temperature
  • long_name: Sea Water Potential Temperature
  • var_id: thetao
  • units: K
  • standard_name: sea_water_potential_temperature
  • names: sea_water_potential_temperature, Sea Water Potential Temperature
  • var_id: so
  • long_name: Sea Water Salinity
  • units: psu
  • standard_name: sea_water_salinity
  • names: sea_water_salinity, Sea Water Salinity
  • units: m s-1
  • long_name: Sea Water X Velocity
  • standard_name: sea_water_x_velocity
  • var_id: uo
  • names: sea_water_x_velocity, Sea Water X Velocity
  • units: m s-1
  • standard_name: sea_water_y_velocity
  • long_name: Sea Water Y Velocity
  • var_id: vo
  • names: sea_water_y_velocity, Sea Water Y Velocity
  • var_id: snc
  • standard_name: surface_snow_area_fraction
  • units: %
  • long_name: Snow Area Fraction
  • names: Snow Area Fraction, surface_snow_area_fraction
  • units: m
  • long_name: Snow Depth
  • var_id: snd
  • standard_name: surface_snow_thickness
  • names: surface_snow_thickness, Snow Depth
  • long_name: Snowfall Flux
  • units: kg m-2 s-1
  • standard_name: snowfall_flux
  • var_id: prsn
  • names: snowfall_flux, Snowfall Flux
  • long_name: Specific Humidity
  • var_id: hus
  • standard_name: specific_humidity
  • units: 1
  • names: specific_humidity, Specific Humidity
  • long_name: Surface Air Pressure
  • units: Pa
  • var_id: ps
  • standard_name: surface_air_pressure
  • names: surface_air_pressure, Surface Air Pressure
  • units: Pa
  • standard_name: surface_downward_eastward_stress
  • var_id: tauu
  • long_name: Surface Downward Eastward Wind Stress
  • names: surface_downward_eastward_stress, Surface Downward Eastward Wind Stress
  • long_name: Surface Downward Northward Wind Stress
  • units: Pa
  • standard_name: surface_downward_northward_stress
  • var_id: tauv
  • names: surface_downward_northward_stress, Surface Downward Northward Wind Stress
  • units: W m-2
  • long_name: Surface Downwelling Clear-Sky Shortwave Radiation
  • standard_name: surface_downwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air_assuming_clear_sky
  • var_id: rsdscs
  • names: surface_downwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air_assuming_clear_sky, Surface Downwelling Clear-Sky Shortwave Radiation
  • units: W m-2
  • long_name: Surface Downwelling Longwave Radiation
  • standard_name: surface_downwelling_longwave_flux_in_air
  • var_id: rlds
  • names: surface_downwelling_longwave_flux_in_air, Surface Downwelling Longwave Radiation
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: surface_downwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air
  • long_name: Surface Downwelling Shortwave Radiation
  • var_id: rsds
  • names: surface_downwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air, Surface Downwelling Shortwave Radiation
  • standard_name: surface_snow_amount
  • var_id: snw
  • units: kg m-2
  • long_name: Surface Snow Amount
  • names: surface_snow_amount, Surface Snow Amount
  • standard_name: surface_temperature
  • long_name: Surface Temperature of Sea Ice
  • var_id: tsice
  • units: K
  • names: surface_temperature, Surface Temperature of Sea Ice
  • units: K
  • long_name: Surface Temperature of Sea Ice
  • var_id: tsice
  • standard_name: surface_temperature_of_sea_ice
  • names: Surface Temperature of Sea Ice, surface_temperature_of_sea_ice
  • units: W m-2
  • long_name: Surface Upward Latent Heat Flux
  • standard_name: surface_upward_latent_heat_flux
  • var_id: hfls
  • names: surface_upward_latent_heat_flux, Surface Upward Latent Heat Flux
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: surface_upward_sensible_heat_flux
  • var_id: hfss
  • long_name: Surface Upward Sensible Heat Flux
  • names: surface_upward_sensible_heat_flux, Surface Upward Sensible Heat Flux
  • units: W m-2
  • long_name: Surface Upwelling Clear-Sky Shortwave Radiation
  • standard_name: surface_upwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air_assuming_clear_sky
  • var_id: rsuscs
  • names: surface_upwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air_assuming_clear_sky, Surface Upwelling Clear-Sky Shortwave Radiation
  • units: W m-2
  • var_id: rlus
  • long_name: Surface Upwelling Longwave Radiation
  • standard_name: surface_upwelling_longwave_flux_in_air
  • names: Surface Upwelling Longwave Radiation, surface_upwelling_longwave_flux_in_air
  • units: W m-2
  • long_name: Surface Upwelling Shortwave Radiation
  • standard_name: surface_upwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air
  • var_id: rsus
  • names: surface_upwelling_shortwave_flux_in_air, Surface Upwelling Shortwave Radiation
  • units: W m-2
  • long_name: TOA Incident Shortwave Radiation
  • standard_name: toa_incoming_shortwave_flux
  • var_id: rsdt
  • names: toa_incoming_shortwave_flux, TOA Incident Shortwave Radiation
  • units: W m-2
  • var_id: rlutcs
  • long_name: TOA Outgoing Clear-Sky Longwave Radiation
  • standard_name: toa_outgoing_longwave_flux_assuming_clear_sky
  • names: toa_outgoing_longwave_flux_assuming_clear_sky, TOA Outgoing Clear-Sky Longwave Radiation
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: toa_outgoing_shortwave_flux_assuming_clear_sky
  • var_id: rsutcs
  • long_name: TOA Outgoing Clear-Sky Shortwave Radiation
  • names: toa_outgoing_shortwave_flux_assuming_clear_sky, TOA Outgoing Clear-Sky Shortwave Radiation
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: toa_outgoing_longwave_flux
  • long_name: TOA Outgoing Longwave Radiation
  • var_id: rlut
  • names: toa_outgoing_longwave_flux, TOA Outgoing Longwave Radiation
  • units: W m-2
  • standard_name: toa_outgoing_shortwave_flux
  • long_name: TOA Outgoing Shortwave Radiation
  • var_id: rsut
  • names: toa_outgoing_shortwave_flux, TOA Outgoing Shortwave Radiation
  • standard_name: cloud_area_fraction
  • long_name: Total Cloud Fraction
  • units: %
  • var_id: clt
  • names: cloud_area_fraction, Total Cloud Fraction
  • standard_name: atmosphere_water_vapor_content
  • units: kg m-2
  • var_id: prw
  • long_name: Water Vapor Path
  • names: atmosphere_water_vapor_content, Water Vapor Path
  • long_name: X-Component of Sea Ice Velocity
  • standard_name: sea_ice_x_velocity
  • units: m s-1
  • var_id: usi
  • names: sea_ice_x_velocity, X-Component of Sea Ice Velocity
  • units: m s-1
  • var_id: vsi
  • long_name: Y-Component of Sea Ice Velocity
  • standard_name: sea_ice_y_velocity
  • names: Y-Component of Sea Ice Velocity, sea_ice_y_velocity
  • standard_name: atmosphere_hybrid_sigma_pressure_coordinate
  • var_id: lev_bnds
  • units: 1
  • names: atmosphere_hybrid_sigma_pressure_coordinate
  • units: m
  • long_name: height
  • standard_name: height
  • var_id: height
  • names: height
  • standard_name: atmosphere_hybrid_sigma_pressure_coordinate
  • long_name: hybrid sigma pressure coordinate
  • units: 1
  • var_id: lev
  • names: atmosphere_hybrid_sigma_pressure_coordinate, hybrid sigma pressure coordinate
  • var_id: lat_bnds
  • var_id: lev_bnds
  • var_id: lon_bnds
  • standard_name: region
  • var_id: region
  • long_name: ocean basin
  • names: region, ocean basin
  • units: m
  • standard_name: depth
  • long_name: ocean depth coordinate
  • var_id: lev
  • names: depth, ocean depth coordinate
  • var_id: wap
  • long_name: omega (=dp/dt)
  • units: Pa s-1
  • standard_name: lagrangian_tendency_of_air_pressure
  • names: lagrangian_tendency_of_air_pressure, omega (=dp/dt)
  • var_id: plev_bnds
  • long_name: pressure
  • var_id: plev
  • units: Pa
  • standard_name: air_pressure
  • names: air_pressure, pressure
  • var_id: time_bnds
  • var_id: ap
  • units: Pa
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: ap(k)
  • names: vertical coordinate formula term: ap(k)
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: ap(k+1/2)
  • var_id: ap_bnds
  • units: Pa
  • names: vertical coordinate formula term: ap(k+1/2)
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: b(k)
  • var_id: b
  • names: vertical coordinate formula term: b(k)
  • long_name: vertical coordinate formula term: b(k+1/2)
  • var_id: b_bnds
  • names: vertical coordinate formula term: b(k+1/2)

Co-ordinate Variables

  • standard_name: latitude
  • var_id: lat
  • long_name: latitude
  • units: degrees_north
  • names: latitude
  • var_id: lon
  • units: degrees_east
  • standard_name: longitude
  • long_name: longitude
  • names: longitude
  • long_name: time
  • standard_name: time
  • var_id: time
  • names: time
Coverage
Temporal Range
Start time:
1979-01-01T00:00:00
End time:
2011-06-30T00:00:00
Geographic Extent

 
90.0000°
 
-180.0000°
 
180.0000°
 
-90.0000°
 
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