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TAO zonal wind
more information TAO u-wind data heavily interpolated
X axis: irregular grid of 19 points at 137.00 143.00 147.00 154.00 156.00 158.00 161.00 165.00 167.00 170.00 180.00 190.00 205.00 213.00 220.00 228.00 235.00 250.00 265.00
Y axis: irregular grid of 10 points at -8.00 -5.00 -2.00 0.00 2.00 4.00 5.00 7.00 8.00 9.00

1-daily data available from 01Jan1980 to 01Apr2019 ( 14366 times)
Variable u (zonal wind) in m/s
Full metadata.

Get grid points, average area or generate subset
Mask:   add a mask to the list help
Latitude: °N - °N help
Longitude: °E - °E
Make: average max min set of grid points subset of the field help
Demand at least: % valid points in this region help
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cut-off value days
requiring at least % valid data
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cut-off value years
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helpCreate a field with lower time resolution
New time scale:
New variable: of zonal wind
Minimum:% valid data
First apply:-day running mean
Missing data: ignore, climatology, trend, persistence.
helpCreate a field with lower spatial resolution
Average over blocks of longitude and latitude grid cells

Area with extremes
Compute area with annual -day average minimum or maximum extreme beyond 1 in 10 yr return values.

Compute zonal mean

Compute annual cycle
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If you really want to get it here, TAO zonal wind is available as a netcdf file (size 5.77789 MB).