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Parameter sea_​surface_​wind_​wave_​to_​direction


Properties of the parameter sea_​surface_​wind_​wave_​to_​direction
Name sea_surface_wind_wave_to_direction
Description Wind waves are waves on the ocean surface. Wind is defined as a two-dimensional (horizontal) air velocity vector, with no vertical component. (Vertical motion in the atmosphere has the standard name upward_air_velocity.) "to_direction" is used in the construction X_to_direction and indicates the direction towards which the velocity vector of X is headed.
AMIP code (Library of AMIP Data Transmission Standards) not specified
GRIB code 101


The parameter was taken from the NetCDF CF Metadata Convention.