Climate Prediction Center (CPC) NCEP-Global Forecast System (GFS) 0-10cm Soil-Moisture Forecast Product

Metadata Updated: February 1, 2017

The Global Forecast System (GFS) forecast 0-10cm soil-moisture data at 37.5km resolution is created at the NOAA Climate Prediction Center for the purpose of near real-time usage by the national and international relief agencies and the general public. The users of this data include the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), the Joint Agricultural Weather Facility (JAWF) and the national Meteorological Centers in Africa, Asia and South America. The data is disseminated in the binary format as well as in the form of shape and tiff files for use by the GIS community. The soil moisture data in the GIS format can be accessed at the online linkage provided above.

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Dates

Metadata Date April 4, 2013
Metadata Created Date September 26, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 1, 2017
Reference Date(s) April 8, 2013 (publication)
Frequency Of Update unknown

Metadata Source

Harvested from NOAA CSW Harvest Source

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GFS 24 hour 0-10cm Soil Moisture forecast

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date April 4, 2013
Metadata Created Date September 26, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 1, 2017
Reference Date(s) April 8, 2013 (publication)
Responsible Party Climate Prediction Center, NOAA (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Access Constraints Access Constraints: None Use Constraints: Acknowledgment of the Data Originator when using the data item as a source. Distribution Liability: Refer the NOAA National Weather Service disclaimerhttp://www.weather.gov/disclaimer.php
Bbox East Long 180
Bbox North Lat 90
Bbox South Lat -90
Bbox West Long -180
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update unknown
Graphic Preview Description GFS 24 hour 0-10cm Soil Moisture forecast
Graphic Preview File http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/international/browse_graphics/gfs_soil10_48h_fcst.png
Graphic Preview Type PNG File
Guid gov.noaa.cpc:CPC-GFS-SOIL-MOIS-DLY-V2010
Harvest Object Id 53abc107-7484-4a5d-906f-a9d8baa06b72
Harvest Source Id 2aed8e29-fc5b-4cde-aa66-fb1118fd705e
Harvest Source Title NOAA CSW Harvest Source
Licence
Metadata Language
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2010-04-01
Temporal Extent End 2014-08-25T10:50:51.018-04:00

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