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NCDC Dataset Documentation & Metadata



Documentation and metadata are available for most digital and non-digital data archived at the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). Below, users can search the database for data titles, dataset index identifiers (DSI's), or Federal Geospatial Data Committee (FGDC) ID's. Users will find links to documentation, FGDC metadata, and their data if it exist.

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