Image Metadata File

Person Submitting Metadata/Point of Contact:

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

Image Info:

Image Title:
Number of days with maximum temperature exceeding 100°F
Image Description:
Number of days with maximum temperature exceeding 100?F in Summer 2011 across the contiguous U.S. (NOAA 2011b). Data from NOAA’s National Climatic Data Center (NCDC).
Attributes (variables name, description and units):
Days with maximum temperatures exceeding 100 deg F (number of days)
Temporal domain:
Start Time: 2011-06-01 00:00:00.0
End Time: 2011-08-31 00:00:00.0
Spatial domain:
Max latitude: 49.3125
Min latitude: 25.1875
Max longitude: -67.0625
Min longitude: -124.688
Contiguous U.S., Observed, USGHCN Daily, Temperature
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Citation of image source:

Image Creation:

Who created the image:
Name: Derek Arndt
Physical Address:
Organization: NCDC
When was image created (YYYY-MM-DD): 2012-09-04 00:00:00.0

Data Sources:

Dataset #1
Dataset Name: USGHCN Daily
Dataset Version:
Dataset Description: Global Historical Climatology Network - Daily
Dataset ID:
Dataset Release/Publication Date:
Affiliated Organization Name and Role: NOAA NCDC/Russ Vose
Date Accessed: 2011-06-06 00:00:00.0
Dataset Location (ftp, URL, etc):
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The denominator of the scale of the source/output:
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Citation to metadata:
Description of the scope of a resource, quality report, or process:
Spatial Extent of the source/output (polygon, box or region name): National
Temporal extent of the source/output: 1895-01-01 to 2011-12-31
Vertical extent of the source/output:
Identifier of the processing level of the source/input:
Spatial resolution of the source/output: 1 km