BASIS gridded icedata 1963-1979 covering The Baltic Sea

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Jörgen Sahlberg - SMHI - Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute

Description:

In 612 points icedata in coded form is stored in an ascii file. fi=66deg-r0.25deg lambda=7.5 deg + c0.5 deg The ice code covers temperature: TTTXXX ICECODE:ICDIC(C1C2C3C4C5) all described in BASIS A databank for Baltic sea ice and sea surface temperatures Norrköping 1981 (this paper will be available together with the data .set The datafile is called: BASIS_F.DAT This is a joint project between SMHI and FMI in a winter navigation program. Data have been extracted from reanalyzed ice and surface temperature maps with a frequency of two datsets (maps) a week. 16 seasons are covered. After 1979 a higher resolution has been created. There will be attempts to combine with this dataset at a later stage. The data file has been read with Matlab and mat files of ice concentration and the icecode. These files are also provided.

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BASIS gridded icedata 1963-1979 covering The Baltic Sea

Creator/Principal investigator(s):

Jörgen Sahlberg - SMHI - Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute

Identifiers:

SND-ID: ECDS 0253

Description:

In 612 points icedata in coded form is stored in an ascii file. fi=66deg-r0.25deg lambda=7.5 deg + c0.5 deg The ice code covers temperature: TTTXXX ICECODE:ICDIC(C1C2C3C4C5) all described in BASIS A databank for Baltic sea ice and sea surface temperatures Norrköping 1981 (this paper will be available together with the data .set The datafile is called: BASIS_F.DAT This is a joint project between SMHI and FMI in a winter navigation program. Data have been extracted from reanalyzed ice and surface temperature maps with a frequency of two datsets (maps) a week. 16 seasons are covered. After 1979 a higher resolution has been created. There will be attempts to combine with this dataset at a later stage. The data file has been read with Matlab and mat files of ice concentration and the icecode. These files are also provided.

Contact person for questions about the data:

Barry Broman

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BASIS gridded icedata 1963-1979 covering The Baltic Sea

BASIS gridded icedata 1963-1979 covering The Baltic Sea

Citation:

Jörgen Sahlberg. Finnish-Swedish Winter Navigation Research Board (2019). BASIS gridded icedata 1963-1979 covering The Baltic Sea. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1.0. https://doi.org/10.5879/qgry-vh46

Data format / data structure:

Numeric

Data collection:

Mode of collection: Registry extract and/or access to biobank sample

Time period(s) for data collection: 1963-11-14 — 1979-06-04