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tavg3_3d_tdt_Cp

Short name:MAT3CPTDT

Long name: MERRA IAU 3d temperature tendencies,

Characteristics:Time averaged, on pressure levels, at reduced resolution

Dimensions: longitude: 288, latitude: 144, levels: 42 (see Appendix D)

Times:1:30, 4:30, 7:30, 10:30, 13:30, 16:30, 19:30, 22:30 GMT

Variable Name

Dims

Description

Units

DTDTRAD

3D

Temperature tendency from radiation

K s-1

DTDTMST

3D

Temperature tendency from moist physics

K s-1

DTDTTRB

3D

Temperature tendency from turbulence

K s-1

DTDTFRI

3D

Temperature tendency from frictional heating

K s-1

DTDTGWD

3D

Temperature tendency from gravity wave drag

K s-1

DTDTTOT

3D

Temperature tendency from physics

K s-1

DTDTDYN

3D

Temperature tendency from dynamics

K s-1

DTDTANA

3D

Temperature tendency from analysis

K s-1

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