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The Dataset's Variables and Attributes

Row Type Variable Name Attribute Name Data Type Value
attribute NC_GLOBAL acknowledgement String CDIP is primarily supported by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE).
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_data_type String TimeSeries
attribute NC_GLOBAL cdm_timeseries_variables String station_id, metaStationName, latitude, longitude
attribute NC_GLOBAL comment String This dataset contains data as acquired in real-time, the QC performed upon it is not as complete as for historic CDIP datasets. All values are decoded directly from the instruments in accordance with the manufacturers documentation EXCEPT for those with the attribute :additional_processing which describes further data handling performed by CDIP.
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_name String PACIOOS/UH, PACIOOS/USACE, CDIP
attribute NC_GLOBAL contributor_role String station operation, station funding, data management
attribute NC_GLOBAL Conventions String ACDD-1.3, CF-1.6, COARDS
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_email String www at
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_name String Coastal Data Information Program, SIO/UCSD
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL creator_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_created String 2024-06-12T07:21:20Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_issued String 2024-06-12T07:21:20Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL date_modified String 2024-06-12T07:21:20Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL defaultDataQuery String station_id,time,waveHs,waveTp,waveTa,waveDp&time>=now-3day&time<=now&waveFlagPrimary=1&orderByMax("station_id,time")
attribute NC_GLOBAL defaultGraphQuery String longitude,latitude,waveHs&time>=now-3day&time<=now&waveFlagPrimary=1&orderByMax("station_id,time")
attribute NC_GLOBAL Easternmost_Easting double 171.3836
attribute NC_GLOBAL featureType String TimeSeries
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_max double 59.59803
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_min double -14.2732
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_resolution float 1.0E-4
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lat_units String degrees_north
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_max double 171.3836
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_min double -170.5005
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_resolution float 1.0E-4
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_lon_units String degrees_east
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_origin String sea surface
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_positive String up
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_resolution float 1.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL geospatial_vertical_units String meters
attribute NC_GLOBAL grid_mapping_inverse_flattening double 298.257223563
attribute NC_GLOBAL grid_mapping_longitude_of_prime_meridian float 0.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL grid_mapping_name String latitude_longitude
attribute NC_GLOBAL grid_mapping_semi_major_axis double 6378137.0
attribute NC_GLOBAL history String 2024-06-12T07:21:21Z: dataset created; multiple updates - last run program, arguments: process_dw_realtime v2.1, is43299_202406120719 If date_modified is after date_created, contact CDIP for details of changes.
attribute NC_GLOBAL infoUrl String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL institution String
attribute NC_GLOBAL instrument String metaInstrumentation
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords String attributes, average, buoys, california,, collected, data, datawell, density, diego, direction, directional, earth, earth science, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Waves > Significant Wave Height, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Waves > Wave Frequency, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Waves > Wave Period, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Waves > Wave Spectra, Earth Science > Oceans > Ocean Waves > Wave Speed/Direction, eastern pacific ocean, file, first, flag, frequency, gravity waves, grid, height, identifier, index, institution, instrumentation, latitude, located, longitude, mapping, maximum, mean, measurements, meta, metaGridMapping, metaInstrumentation, metaPlatform, metaStationName, moment, name, near, ocean, ocean temperature, ocean waves, oceanography, oceans, outer, pacific ocean, peak, period, physical, physical oceanography, pines, platform, power, primary, quality, san, science, scripps, sea, sea surface temperature, sea_surface_wave_from_direction, sea_surface_wave_mean_period_from_variance_spectral_density_first_frequency_moment, sea_surface_wave_period_at_variance_spectral_density_maximum, sea_surface_wave_significant_height, sea_surface_wave_zero_upcrossing_period, secondary, significant, significant wave height, situ, source, spectra, spectral, speed, sst, station, statistics, surface, surface waves, temperature, time, torrey, university, upcross, upcrossing, variance, water temperature, wave, wave frequency, wave period, wave spectra, waveDp, waveFlagPrimary, waveFlagSecondary, waveHs, wavePeakPSD, waverider, waves, waveSourceIndex, waveTa, waveTp, waveTz, wind waves, zero, zero-upcross
attribute NC_GLOBAL keywords_vocabulary String GCMD Science Keywords
attribute NC_GLOBAL license String These data may be redistributed and used without restriction.
attribute NC_GLOBAL metadata_link String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL naming_authority String edu.ucsd.cdip
attribute NC_GLOBAL Northernmost_Northing double 59.59803
attribute NC_GLOBAL platform String metaPlatform
attribute NC_GLOBAL processing_level String QA/QC information available at
attribute NC_GLOBAL project String Coastal Data Information Program (CDIP)
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_email String www at
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_name String Coastal Data Information Program, SIO/UCSD
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_type String institution
attribute NC_GLOBAL publisher_url String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL references String (external link)
attribute NC_GLOBAL source String insitu observations
attribute NC_GLOBAL sourceUrl String (local files)
attribute NC_GLOBAL Southernmost_Northing double -14.2732
attribute NC_GLOBAL standard_name_vocabulary String CF Standard Name Table v70
attribute NC_GLOBAL subsetVariables String station_id, metaStationName, latitude, longitude, waveFlagPrimary
attribute NC_GLOBAL summary String Wave measurements collected in situ by Datawell Waverider buoys.
attribute NC_GLOBAL testOutOfDate String now-1day
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_duration String P312DT09H27M
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_end String 2024-06-12T06:50:07Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_resolution String PT30M
attribute NC_GLOBAL time_coverage_start String 1991-09-10T21:24:00Z
attribute NC_GLOBAL title String Aggregation of Wave measurements collected in situ by Datawell Waverider buoys.
attribute NC_GLOBAL Westernmost_Easting double -170.5005
variable station_id   String  
attribute station_id ioos_category String Identifier
attribute station_id long_name String Station Id
variable time   double  
attribute time _CoordinateAxisType String Time
attribute time actual_range double 6.8453784E8, 1.718175007E9
attribute time axis String T
attribute time calendar String standard
attribute time comment String Spectral processing performed on 1600-second samples specified by waveTimeBounds.
attribute time ioos_category String Time
attribute time long_name String UTC sample start time
attribute time source_name String waveTime
attribute time standard_name String time
attribute time time_origin String 01-JAN-1970 00:00:00
attribute time units String seconds since 1970-01-01T00:00:00Z
variable waveFlagPrimary   byte  
attribute waveFlagPrimary _FillValue byte -127
attribute waveFlagPrimary actual_range byte 1, 4
attribute waveFlagPrimary ancillary_variables String waveFlagSecondary
attribute waveFlagPrimary colorBarMaximum double 10.0
attribute waveFlagPrimary colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute waveFlagPrimary flag_meanings String good not_evaluated questionable bad missing
attribute waveFlagPrimary flag_values byte 1, 2, 3, 4, 9
attribute waveFlagPrimary ioos_category String Quality
attribute waveFlagPrimary long_name String primary wave QC flag
attribute waveFlagPrimary references String Ocean Data Standards, UNESCO 2013 - IOC Manuals and Guides, 54, Volume 3 Version 1
attribute waveFlagPrimary valid_max byte 9
attribute waveFlagPrimary valid_min byte 1
variable waveFlagSecondary   byte  
attribute waveFlagSecondary _FillValue byte -127
attribute waveFlagSecondary actual_range byte 0, 18
attribute waveFlagSecondary colorBarMaximum double 20.0
attribute waveFlagSecondary colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute waveFlagSecondary flag_meanings String unspecified sensor_issues Hs_out_of_range Tp_out_of_range Ta_out_of_range elevated_check_factors Hs_spike Ta_spike low_freq_energy_spike excessive_low_freq_energy hf_transmission_errors_fixed hf_transmission_errors_present directional_coeffs_out_of_range incomplete_spectrum spectrum_layout_modified too_few_segments inclination_off max_energy_at_highest_freq freq_over_hull_response_limit
attribute waveFlagSecondary flag_values byte 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
attribute waveFlagSecondary ioos_category String Quality
attribute waveFlagSecondary long_name String secondary wave QC flag
attribute waveFlagSecondary references String (external link)
attribute waveFlagSecondary valid_max byte 18
attribute waveFlagSecondary valid_min byte 0
variable waveHs   float  
attribute waveHs _FillValue float -999.99
attribute waveHs actual_range float 0.01, 40.95
attribute waveHs ancillary_variables String waveFlagPrimary waveFlagSecondary
attribute waveHs colorBarMaximum double 10.0
attribute waveHs colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute waveHs ioos_category String Surface Waves
attribute waveHs long_name String significant wave height
attribute waveHs ncei_name String WAVE HEIGHT - SIGNIFICANT
attribute waveHs standard_name String sea_surface_wave_significant_height
attribute waveHs units String meter
attribute waveHs valid_max float 20.0
attribute waveHs valid_min float 0.0
variable waveTp   float  
attribute waveTp _FillValue float -999.99
attribute waveTp actual_range float 1.2, 40.0
attribute waveTp ancillary_variables String waveFlagPrimary waveFlagSecondary
attribute waveTp colorBarMaximum double 50.0
attribute waveTp colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute waveTp ioos_category String Statistics
attribute waveTp long_name String peak wave period
attribute waveTp ncei_name String WAVE - PEAK PERIOD
attribute waveTp standard_name String sea_surface_wave_period_at_variance_spectral_density_maximum
attribute waveTp units String second
attribute waveTp valid_max float 40.0
attribute waveTp valid_min float 0.0
variable waveTa   float  
attribute waveTa _FillValue float -999.99
attribute waveTa actual_range float 1.29, 25.94012
attribute waveTa additional_processing String Calculated from the full-spectrum, buoy-returned energy density values.
attribute waveTa ancillary_variables String waveFlagPrimary waveFlagSecondary
attribute waveTa colorBarMaximum double 50.0
attribute waveTa colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute waveTa ioos_category String Statistics
attribute waveTa long_name String average wave period
attribute waveTa ncei_name String WAVE PERIOD - AVERAGE
attribute waveTa standard_name String sea_surface_wave_mean_period_from_variance_spectral_density_first_frequency_moment
attribute waveTa units String second
attribute waveTa valid_max float 40.0
attribute waveTa valid_min float 0.0
variable waveDp   float  
attribute waveDp _FillValue float -999.99
attribute waveDp actual_range float 0.0, 359.9995
attribute waveDp additional_processing String Magnetic declination - INT(metaDeclination) - added to buoy-returned direction to shift to degrees true.
attribute waveDp ancillary_variables String waveFlagPrimary waveFlagSecondary
attribute waveDp colorBarMaximum double 360.0
attribute waveDp colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute waveDp ioos_category String Surface Waves
attribute waveDp long_name String peak wave direction
attribute waveDp ncei_name String WAVE DIRECTION
attribute waveDp standard_name String sea_surface_wave_from_direction
attribute waveDp units String degreeT
attribute waveDp valid_max float 360.0
attribute waveDp valid_min float 0.0
variable wavePeakPSD   float  
attribute wavePeakPSD _FillValue float -999.99
attribute wavePeakPSD actual_range float 6.409E-6, 5000.0
attribute wavePeakPSD ancillary_variables String waveFlagPrimary waveFlagSecondary
attribute wavePeakPSD colorBarMaximum double 6000.0
attribute wavePeakPSD colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute wavePeakPSD ioos_category String Physical Oceanography
attribute wavePeakPSD long_name String peak wave power spectral density
attribute wavePeakPSD units String m*m/hertz
attribute wavePeakPSD valid_max float 5000.0
attribute wavePeakPSD valid_min float 0.0
variable waveTz   float  
attribute waveTz _FillValue float -999.99
attribute waveTz actual_range float 0.0, 50.0
attribute waveTz ancillary_variables String waveFlagPrimary waveFlagSecondary
attribute waveTz colorBarMaximum double 20.0
attribute waveTz colorBarMinimum double 0.0
attribute waveTz ioos_category String Time
attribute waveTz long_name String spectral zero-upcross wave period
attribute waveTz standard_name String sea_surface_wave_zero_upcrossing_period
attribute waveTz units String second
attribute waveTz valid_max float 40.0
attribute waveTz valid_min float 0.0
variable waveSourceIndex   int  
attribute waveSourceIndex _FillValue int -99999
attribute waveSourceIndex actual_range int 1, 60804
attribute waveSourceIndex ioos_category String Surface Waves
attribute waveSourceIndex long_name String source file index
variable metaStationName   String  
attribute metaStationName cf_role String timeseries_id
attribute metaStationName ioos_category String Identifier
attribute metaStationName long_name String station name
attribute metaStationName standard_name String platform_id
variable latitude   float  
attribute latitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lat
attribute latitude actual_range float -14.2732, 59.598034
attribute latitude axis String Y
attribute latitude colorBarMaximum double 90.0
attribute latitude colorBarMinimum double -90.0
attribute latitude ioos_category String Location
attribute latitude long_name String Latitude
attribute latitude ncei_name String LATITUDE
attribute latitude source_name String metaDeployLatitude
attribute latitude standard_name String latitude
attribute latitude units String degrees_north
attribute latitude valid_max float 90.0
attribute latitude valid_min float -90.0
variable longitude   float  
attribute longitude _CoordinateAxisType String Lon
attribute longitude actual_range float -170.5005, 171.38362
attribute longitude axis String X
attribute longitude colorBarMaximum double 180.0
attribute longitude colorBarMinimum double -180.0
attribute longitude ioos_category String Location
attribute longitude long_name String Longitude
attribute longitude ncei_name String LONGITUDE
attribute longitude source_name String metaDeployLongitude
attribute longitude standard_name String longitude
attribute longitude units String degrees_east
attribute longitude valid_max float 180.0
attribute longitude valid_min float -180.0

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