Historic data sets from the Western Boundary Time Series/Florida Current Transport project

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Historic data collected by Jimmy Larsen of the Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory (PMEL), and submitted by Chris Meinen of the Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML) as part of the Western Boundary Time Series/Florida Current Transport project.
  • Cite as: Baringer, Molly O.; Meinen, Christopher S.; US DOC/NOAA/OAR > Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (2012). Historic data sets from the Western Boundary Time Series/Florida Current Transport project. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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Distributor DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
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Time Period 1982-03-18 to 2013-12-14
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 28.235
S: 25.951
E: -69.431
W: -85.465
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
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Associated Resources
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2012-04-09
  • revision: 2014-01-27
Data Presentation Form Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency As needed
Supplemental Information
References:
Meinen, C. S., M. O. Baringer, and R. F. Garcia (2010): Florida Current Transport Variability: An Analysis of Annual and Longer-Period Signals, Deep Sea Research I, 57 (7), 835-846, doi:10.1016/j.dsr.2010.04.001.

Larsen, J.C. (1992): Transport and heat flux of the Florida Current at 27°N derived from cross-stream voltages and profiling data: theory and observations. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London A, 338, 169-236.

Larsen, J.C., and T.B. Sanford (1985): Florida Current volume transports from voltage measurements. Science, 227, 302-304.
Purpose Basic research
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
  • Distribution liability: NOAA and NCEI make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NCEI cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data. If appropriate, NCEI can only certify that data it distributes are an authentic copy of the records that were accepted for inclusion in the NCEI archives.
Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > OXYGEN
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN PRESSURE > WATER PRESSURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > POTENTIAL TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > SALINITY
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NODC > National Oceanographic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/OAR/AOML > Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory, OAR, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/OAR/PMEL > Pacific Marine Environmental Laboratory, OAR, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
NODC COLLECTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Platform keywords NODC PLATFORM NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Platform Keywords
  • SHIPS
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • CTD > Conductivity, Temperature, Depth
  • OXYGEN METERS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > GULF OF MEXICO
Project keywords NODC PROJECT NAMES THESAURUS
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Baringer, Molly O.; Meinen, Christopher S.; US DOC/NOAA/OAR > Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (2012). Historic data sets from the Western Boundary Time Series/Florida Current Transport project. National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
Access Constraints
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Processing Steps
  • 2012-04-09T20:56:06 - NCEI Accession 0087879 v1.1 was published.
  • 2012-04-13T15:57:34 - NCEI Accession 0088016 v1.1 was published.
  • 2012-04-13T16:04:30 - NCEI Accession 0087939 v1.1 was published.
  • 2013-07-08T11:28:17 - NCEI Accession 0108045 v1.1 was published.
  • 2014-01-27T13:20:17 - NCEI Accession 0115895 v1.1 was published.
Output Datasets
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Processing Steps
  • 2015-04-22T00:00:00 - NOAA created the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI) by merging NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC), National Geophysical Data Center (NGDC), and National Oceanographic Data Center (NODC), including the National Coastal Data Development Center (NCDDC), per the Consolidated and Further Continuing Appropriations Act, 2015, Public Law 113-235. NCEI launched publicly on April 22, 2015.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • CTD
  • oxygen meter
  • Submarine Cable
Platform
  • KNORR
  • OCEANUS
  • RONALD H. BROWN
  • SEWARD JOHNSON
Last Modified: 2018-03-18T16:12:25
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