National Centers for Enviromental Prediction (NCEP) datasets

Description: National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP, formerly the National Meteorological Center (NMC)) datasets

See NCAR Data Support Section for all NCEP/NCAR Reanalysis (R1) data: NCAR DSS NNAR DATA

Products:

NCEP/NCAR R1 Upper Air Analyses, pressure levels:

Description: 2.5 degree grid, 17 pressure levels

NCEP/NCAR R1 Upper Air Analyses, sigma levels:

Description: 2.5 degree grid, 28 hybrid levels

NCEP Operational Analyses :

Description: NCEP initialized data from 2.5 degree grid, 2x daily

Monthly NCEP/NCAR R1 Atmospheric Mass, Moisture, and Energy Budget products

Description: Vertically integrated mass, moisture, heat and energy budget products derived from the NNAR. Period: 1979-2008.

Moisture Budget Products Derived from NCEP data (1987-1993)

Description: Moisture budget products derived from NCEP data.

Monthly CFSR Atmospheric Mass, Moisture, and Energy Budget products

Description: Vertically integrated mass, moisture, heat and energy budget products derived from the CFSR. Period: 1979-2009.