Table: The monthly-averaged standard output data to be generated by the AMIP simulations for each month of 1979-1988.
Set 1 Global geographical distribution of surface, top-of-the-atmosphere and vertically integrated variables Sea-level pressure* Eastward wind stress+ Temperature (ground)* Northward wind stress+ Surface air temperature* Sensible heat flux+ Total cloudiness Net surface short-wave flux+ Total precipitable water Net surface long-wave flux+ Soil moisture Top-of-atmosphere net short-wave flux+ Snow mass Precipitation+ OLR+ Evaporation+ Cloud radiative forcing Set 2 Global distribution of 3-D variables Temperature at 200 hPa* Meridional wind at 200 hPa* Temperature at 850hPa* Meridional wind at 850 hPa* Geopotential height at 200 hPa* Streamfunction at 200 hPa* Geopotential height at 500 hPa* Streamfunction at 850hPa* Geopotential height at 850 hPa* Velocity potential at 200 hPa* Specific humidity at 200 hPa* Velocity potential at 850 hPa* Specific humidity at 850 hPa* Zonal wind at 200 hPa* Zonal wind at 850 hPa* Set 3 Meridional-vertical distribution of zonal means Temperature Specific humidity Relative humidity Cloudiness Zonal wind Meridional wind Streamfunction of mean meridional circulation * Includes variance of daily averages about monthly mean + Accumulated value
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