Japanese Ocean Flux Data sets with Use of Remote Sensing Observations (J-OFURO2)

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Japanese Ocean Flux Data sets with Use of Remote Sensing Observations (J-OFURO2)
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These ocean surface flux data sets are derived primarily using data from multiple satellites. The COARE 3.0 bulk algorithm [Fairall et al. (2003)] is used in J-OFURO2 for the estimation of sensible and latent heat fluxes.

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Key Figures

J-OFURO2 derived latent heat flux for December 31, 2006. (Downloaded from J-OFURO2 website)

J-OFURO2 derived sensible heat flux for December 31, 2006. (Downloaded from J-OFURO2 website)

J-OFURO2 derived net heat flux for December 31, 2006. (Downloaded from J-OFURO2 website)

J-OFURO2 derived net heat flux for December 31, 2006. (Downloaded from J-OFURO2 website)

J-OFURO2 derived monthly mean latent heat flux for December 2006. (Downloaded from J-OFURO2 website)

J-OFURO2 derived monthly mean wind speed for December 2006. (Downloaded from J-OFURO2 website)

Other Information

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Years of record
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Data time period extended
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Timestep
Daily, Monthly
Domain
Formats:
Input Data

satellite

Vertical Levels:
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Missing data present
Ocean or Land
Ocean Only
Spatial Resolution

1x1

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Data Assimilation Method
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Model Vintage (reanalysis)
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