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Theme Lead Agency: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Theme Lead: Kari Sheets (NOAA)

Weather & Climate


Committees and Work Groups

Geospatial Standards

Climate & Weather Theme Definition: Meteorological conditions, including temperature, precipitation, and wind that characteristically prevail in a particular region over a long period of time. Weather is the state of the atmosphere at a given time and place, with respect to variables such as temperature, moisture, wind velocity, and barometric pressure.

FGDC Marine and Coastal Data Subcommittee

** No current standards associated with Climate & Weather Theme

NGDA Climate and Weather Community

NGDA Climate and Weather Community

Community Type: A-16
Sponsor: FGDC
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