RNCEP: Obtain, Organize, and Visualize NCEP Weather Data

Contains functions to retrieve, organize, and visualize weather data from the NCEP/NCAR Reanalysis (<http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/data/gridded/data.ncep.reanalysis.html>) and NCEP/DOE Reanalysis II (<http://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/data/gridded/data.ncep.reanalysis2.html>) datasets. Data are queried via the Internet and may be obtained for a specified spatial and temporal extent or interpolated to a point in space and time. We also provide functions to visualize these weather data on a map. There are also functions to simulate flight trajectories according to specified behavior using either NCEP wind data or data specified by the user.

Version: 1.0.9
Depends: R (≥ 2.10), maps
Imports: RColorBrewer, abind, fields, tgp, tcltk, graphics, sp
Published: 2020-03-10
Author: Michael U. Kemp with contributions from E. Emiel van Loon, Judy Shamoun-Baranes, and Willem Bouten
Maintainer: Michael U. Kemp <mukemp+RNCEP at gmail.com>
License: GPL-2 | GPL-3 [expanded from: GPL (≥ 2)]
URL: https://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/data/gridded/reanalysis/ https://sites.google.com/site/michaelukemp/home
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: RNCEP citation info
In views: Hydrology
CRAN checks: RNCEP results

Downloads:

Reference manual: RNCEP.pdf
Package source: RNCEP_1.0.9.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: RNCEP_1.0.9.zip, r-devel-gcc8: RNCEP_1.0.9.zip, r-release: RNCEP_1.0.9.zip, r-oldrel: RNCEP_1.0.9.zip
OS X binaries: r-release: RNCEP_1.0.9.tgz, r-oldrel: RNCEP_1.0.9.tgz
Old sources: RNCEP archive

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Reverse imports: synoptReg

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