Get data from the Upper Ocean Proccesses Group (UOPG).

uopg(dataset = "smile", type = "meteorology", path = "~/.ots/uopg",
  overwrite = TRUE)

Arguments

dataset

A dataset code name, one of arabian_sea, asrex_91, asrex_93, biowatt, cmo, coare, coop, fasinex, lotus, mlml89, mlml91, sesmoor, smile, or subduction. Or their unique abbreviations.

type

A data type, one of meteorology, water_velocity, temperature, or salinity. Or their unique abbreviations.

path

A path to store the files, Default: ~/.ots/uopg

overwrite

(logical) To overwrite the path to store files in or not, Default: TRUE.

Details

We download NetCDF files from UOPG, using ncdf to parse the data to a data.frame.

References

http://uop.whoi.edu/archives/dataarchives.html

Examples

if (FALSE) { # Smile dataaets (met <- uopg(dataset = 'smile', type = "meteorology")) (sal <- uopg(dataset = 'smile', type = "salinity")) (water <- uopg(dataset = 'smile', type = "water")) (temp <- uopg(dataset = 'smile', type = "temp")) # biowatt dataaets (biowatt_met <- uopg(dataset = 'biowatt', type = "meteorology")) biowatt_met$data$`1` # lotus datasets (lotus_met <- uopg(dataset = 'lotus', type = "meteorology")) lotus_met$data$lotus lotus_met$metadata # coare datasets (coare_sal <- uopg(dataset = 'coare', type = "salinity")) }