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Person Submitting Metadata/Point of Contact:

Name: Laura Stevens
Physical Address: 151 Patton Ave Asheville, NC 28801
Organization: CICSNC

Image Info:

Image Title:
Average number of modified growing degree days for the Midwest region
Image Description:
Average number of modified growing degree days (MGDD) for the Midwest region, determined from a base of 50°F to a ceiling of 86°F for the period of April-October 1981-2010. There is north to south increase, ranging from less than 2000 near Lake Superior to more than 4000 in far southern sections. Data from the Midwestern Regional Climate Center, Illinois State Water Survey, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
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Mean number of modified growing degree days (degree days)
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Max latitude: 49.3125
Min latitude: 36.0625
Max longitude: -80.5625
Min longitude: -97.1875
Midwest, Observed, Temperature
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Dataset Name: Illinois State Water Survey
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Affiliated Organization Name and Role: Midwest Regional Climate Center
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