Climate Analysis Section Data Catalog

The CAS Data Catalog contains a variety of atmospheric and oceanic energy budget calculations derived from satellites and Reanalysis products. You can view the catalogs and more information below.

Background and other information

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This catalog includes:
  • Derived atmospheric mass, moisture and energy budget products from JMA, ECMWF and NCEP/NCAR
  • Japanese Meteorological Agency (JMA) 25-year reanalysis (JRA-25)
  • European Center for Medium-Range Weather Forecasting (ECMWF) 15- and 40-year reanalyses (ERA-15 & ERA-40) and interim reanalysis (ERA-Interim) (Updated through 2010)
  • National Center for Environmental Prediction/National Center for Atmospheric Research reanalysis (NCEP/NCAR R1)
  • NASA's Modern Era Retrospective-Analysis for Reseach and Applications (MERRA)
  • National Center for Environmental Prediction Climate Forecast System Reanalysis (CFSR) (New!)
  • For information on all reanalyses, see: Reanalysis Information
  • For information on how budget products are calculated, see: Budget Calculations
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This catalog includes:
  • Adjusted ERBE and CERES retrievals from Fasullo and Trenberth, 2008
  • Data sets from a number of different satellites, such as:
    • ERBE
    • CERES
    • ISCCP
    • SSM/I
    • TRMM
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This catalog includes:
  • Surface data sets from a number of sources, such as:
    • Runoff
    • PDSI
    • Precipitation
    • Sea surface temperatures
    • Surface temperature
    • Various climate atlas datasets
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This catalog includes:
  • Climate related indices such as:
    • NAO
    • NP
    • AMO
    • Niño 3 and Niño 3.4
    • TNI
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This catalog includes:
  • ECMWF Ocean Reanalysis System 4 Ocean Heat Content (ORAS4)
  • NCEP Global Ocean Data Analysis System (GODAS)
  • Oceanic and Atmospheric Heat Transports derived from NCEP/NCAR and ECMWF reanalyses
  • Oceanic and Atmospheric Heat Transports from CERES
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