[Ncep.list.emc.fv3gfs_tickets] FV3GFS Ticket #17: Explore use of GMTED2010 terrain data

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Wed Jun 14 12:54:23 UTC 2017

#17: Explore use of GMTED2010 terrain data
  Reporter:  george.gayno@…  |      Owner:  george.gayno@…
      Type:  task            |     Status:  accepted
  Priority:  major           |  Milestone:
 Component:  component1      |    Version:
Resolution:                  |   Keywords:  GMTED2010

Comment (by george.gayno@…):

 Some background on the use of RAMP data from Bob Grumbine:

 The Antarctic topography wasn't well-represented in the GTOPO30 that was
 in 2006.  I would hope they've updated it.  RAMP was the Radarsat
 Mapping Project.  It produced dedicated surface topography for the
 including providing heights for the ice shelves (don't know about GTOPO30,
 many data sets give zero elevation for them, which is incorrect, if

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