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'''List of Abbreviations and Acronyms'''
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| A.K.A. || style="width: 500pt;" | also known as
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| style="width: 100pt;"| A.K.A. || style="width: 500pt;" | <div style="background-color:babyblue";>also known as</div>
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ABL || style="width: 500pt;" | Atmospheric Boundary Layer
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| ABL || style="width: 500pt;" | Atmospheric Boundary Layer
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ACPC || style="width: 500pt;" | Aerosols, Clouds, Precipitation and Climate Initiative (iLEAPS/GEWEX/IGAC)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://acpcinitiative.org/ ACPC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Aerosols, Clouds, Precipitation and Climate Initiative (iLEAPS/GEWEX/IGAC)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AGPI || style="width: 500pt;" | Adjusted GOES Precipitation Index
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://rain.atmos.colostate.edu/CRDC/datasets/GPCP_PAG.html AGPI] || style="width: 500pt;" | Adjusted GOES Precipitation Index
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AGU || style="width: 500pt;" | American Geophysical Union
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://sites.agu.org/ AGU] || style="width: 500pt;" | American Geophysical Union
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AMMA || style="width: 500pt;" | African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analysis Project
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.amma-international.org/spip.php?rubrique1  AMMA] || style="width: 500pt;" | African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analysis Project
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AMS || style="width: 500pt;" | American Meteorological Society
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ametsoc.org/index.cfm/ams/ AMS] || style="width: 500pt;" | American Meteorological Society
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AMSR || style="width: 500pt;" | Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://earthdata.nasa.gov/about/sips/sips-amsr-e-2/  AMSR] || style="width: 500pt;" | Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AMSR-E || style="width: 500pt;" | EOS Advanced Scanning Microwave Radiometer
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://aqua.nasa.gov/amsr-e/  AMSR-E] || style="width: 500pt;" | EOS Advanced Scanning Microwave Radiometer
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AMSU-A(B) || style="width: 500pt;" | Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit A(B)
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| AMSU-A(B) || style="width: 500pt;" | Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit A(B)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AMY || style="width: 500pt;" | Asian Monsoon Years
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| AMY || style="width: 500pt;" | Asian Monsoon Years
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AOGS || style="width: 500pt;" | Asia Oceania Geosciences Society
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.asiaoceania.org/society/index.asp  AOGS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Asia Oceania Geosciences Society
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| APN || style="width: 500pt;" | Asian Pacific Network
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.apn-gcr.org/ APN] || style="width: 500pt;" | Asia Pacific Network
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AR4 || style="width: 500pt;" | IPCC Assessment Report 4, due in 2012
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ipcc.ch/reports/ AR4] || style="width: 500pt;" | IPCC Assessment Report 4
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AR5 || style="width: 500pt;" | IPCC Assessment Report 5, due in 2013
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ipcc.ch/reports/ AR5] || style="width: 500pt;" | IPCC Assessment Report 5
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ASTER || style="width: 500pt;" | Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.cgd.ucar.edu/projects/artmip/ ARTMIP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Atmospheric River Tracking Method Intercomparison Project
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| AVHRR || style="width: 500pt;" | Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://asterweb.jpl.nasa.gov/ ASTER] || style="width: 500pt;" | Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://noaasis.noaa.gov/NOAASIS/ml/avhrr.html AVHRR] || style="width: 500pt;" | Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| BACC || style="width: 500pt;" | BALTEX Assessment of Climate Change for the Baltic Sea Basin
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.baltex-research.eu/BACC/index.html BACC] || style="width: 500pt;" | BALTEX Assessment of Climate Change for the Baltic Sea Basin
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| BALTEX || style="width: 500pt;" | Baltic Sea Experiment
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.baltex-research.eu/ BALTEX] || style="width: 500pt;" | Baltic Sea Experiment
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| BSRN || style="width: 500pt;" | Baseline Surface Radiation Network
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.bom.gov.au/ BOM] || style="width: 500pt;" | Bureau of Meteorology (Australia)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| BSSSC || style="width: 500pt;" | Baltic Sea States Subregional Co-operation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://bsrn.awi.de/ BSRN] || style="width: 500pt;" | Baseline Surface Radiation Network
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.bsssc.com/ BSSSC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Baltic Sea States Subregional Co-operation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CALIPSO || style="width: 500pt;" | Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observation.
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www-calipso.larc.nasa.gov/ CALIPSO] || style="width: 500pt;" | Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://rain.atmos.colostate.edu/CRDC/datasets/NCEP_CAMS.html CAMS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Anomaly Monitoring System
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CAMS || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Analysis and Monitoring System
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://english.cas.cn/ CAS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Chinese Academy of Sciences
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CAS || style="width: 500pt;" | Chinese Acadamy of Sciences
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://public.wmo.int/en/our-mandate/how-we-do-it/technical-commissions/commission-atmospheric-sciences-cas CAS (WMO)] || style="width: 500pt;" | WMO Commission for Atmospheric Sciences
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CAS (WMO) || style="width: 500pt;" | WMO Commission for Atmospheric Sciences
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://cci.esa.int/ CCI] || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Change Initiative (ESA)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CEOP || style="width: 500pt;" | Coordinated Energy and Water Cycle Observations Project (previously Coordinated Enhanced Observing Period)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ceh.ac.uk/ CEH] || style="width: 500pt;" | Center for Ecology & Hydrology
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CEOS || style="width: 500pt;" | Committee on Earth Observation Satellites
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.eol.ucar.edu/field_projects/ceop CEOP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Coordinated Energy and Water Cycle Observations Project (previously Coordinated Enhanced Observing Period)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CFS || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Forecast System 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://ceos.org/ CEOS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Committee on Earth Observation Satellites
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CFSR || style="width: 500pt;" | NCEP-NOAA CFS Reanalysis
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.cesm.ucar.edu/ CESM] || style="width: 500pt;" | Community Earth System Model
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CGMS || style="width: 500pt;" | Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellites
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/data-access/model-data/model-datasets/climate-forecast-system-version2-cfsv2 CFS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Forecast System 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://cfs.ncep.noaa.gov/cfsr/ CFSR] || style="width: 500pt;" | NCEP-NOAA CFS Reanalysis
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.cgms-info.org/index_.php/cgms/index CGMS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellites
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CIEHLYC || style="width: 500pt;" | Community for spatial and hydrological information in Latin America and the Caribbean  
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| CIEHLYC || style="width: 500pt;" | Community for spatial and hydrological information in Latin America and the Caribbean  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CLiC || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate and Cryosphere Project  (WCRP Core Project)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.climate-cryosphere.org/ CLiC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate and Cryosphere Project  (WCRP Core Project)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://usclivar.org/ CLIVAR] || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Variability and Predictability Project (WCRP Core Project)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.cesm.ucar.edu/models/clm/ CLM] || style="width: 500pt;" | Community Land Model
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CLIVAR || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Variability and Predictability Project (WCRP Core Project)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://rain.atmos.colostate.edu/CRDC/datasets/CMAP_NWP.html CMAP] || style="width: 500pt;" | CPC Merged Analysis of Precipitation
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CMAP || style="width: 500pt;" | CPC Merged Analysis of Precipitation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://cmip.llnl.gov/ CMIP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Model Intercomparison Project
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CMIP || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Model Intercomparison Project
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://cnes.fr/en/ CNES] || style="width: 500pt;" |The National Centre for Space Studies
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CMORPH || style="width: 500pt;" | CPC Morphing technique
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| CMORPH || style="width: 500pt;" | CPC Morphing technique
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CONAE || style="width: 500pt;" | Comision Nacional De Actividades Espaciales (Argeninean National Space Agency)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://cola.gmu.edu/ COLA] || style="width: 500pt;" | The Center for Ocean-Land-Atmosphere Studies
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.conae.gov.ar/index.php/english/ CONAE] || style="width: 500pt;" | Comision Nacional De Actividades Espaciales (Argeninean National Space Agency)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CORDEX || style="width: 500pt;" | Coordinated Regional climate Downscaling EXperiment
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.cordex.org/ CORDEX] || style="width: 500pt;" | Coordinated Regional climate Downscaling EXperiment
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CPC || style="width: 500pt;" | NWS Climate Prediction Center
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/ CPC] || style="width: 500pt;" | NWS Climate Prediction Center
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CPPA || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Prediction Program for the Americas
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.eol.ucar.edu/field_projects/cppa CPPA] || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Prediction Program for the Americas
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CPTEC || style="width: 500pt;" | Weather Forecast and Climate Studies Centre (of INPE, Brazil)  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/DPFS/ProgressReports/1999/Brazil-CPTEC.html CPTEC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Weather Forecast and Climate Studies Centre (of INPE, Brazil)  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CRM || style="width: 500pt;" | Cloud-Resolving Modeling
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CRU || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Research Unit
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| CRU || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Research Unit
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| style="width: 100pt;"|[http://www.asc-csa.gc.ca/eng/default.asp CSA] || style="width: 500pt;" | Canadian Space Agency
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CSE || style="width: 500pt;" | Continental Scale Experiment
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| CSE || style="width: 500pt;" | Continental Scale Experiment
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.csiro.au/ CSIRO] || style="width: 500pt;" | Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.globalchange.gov/content/interagency-integrated-water-cycle-group-iwcg CWEX] || style="width: 500pt;" | Climate Water Energy Exchanges
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| CST || style="width: 500pt;" | Convective Stratiform Technique
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| CST || style="width: 500pt;" | Convective Stratiform Technique
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| style="width: 100pt;"| DAAC || style="width: 500pt;" | Distributed Active Archive Centers
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| DAAC || style="width: 500pt;" | Distributed Active Archive Centers
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| DIAS || style="width: 500pt;" | Dynamic Information Architecture System
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| DIAS || style="width: 500pt;" | Dynamic Information Architecture System
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| DMSP || style="width: 500pt;" | Defense Meteorological Satellite Program
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.dlr.de/dlr/en/desktopdefault.aspx/tabid-10002/ DLR] || style="width: 500pt;" |German Aerospace Center
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Defense_Meteorological_Satellite_Program DMSP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Defense Meteorological Satellite Program
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| DMWG || style="width: 500pt;" | Data Management Working Group
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| DMWG || style="width: 500pt;" | Data Management Working Group
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| DOC || style="width: 500pt;" | Department of Commerce, USA
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| style="width: 100pt;"| DOD || style="width: 500pt;" | Department of Defense, USA
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.defense.gov/ DOD] || style="width: 500pt;" | Department of Defense, USA
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| DPR || style="width: 500pt;" | Dual Frequency Precipitation Radar
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.energy.gov/ DOE] || style="width: 500pt;" | Department of Energy, USA
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| DRI || style="width: 500pt;" | Drought Research Initiative
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://pmm.nasa.gov/gpm/flight-project/dpr DPR] || style="width: 500pt;" | Dual Frequency Precipitation Radar
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| DWD || style="width: 500pt;" | Deutscher Wetterdienst
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.meteo.mcgill.ca/dri/ DRI] || style="width: 500pt;" | Drought Research Initiative
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ECMWF || style="width: 500pt;" | European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.dwd.de/DE/Home/home_node.html DWD] || style="width: 500pt;" | Deutscher Wetterdienst (German Weather Service)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://e3sm.org E3SM] || style="width: 500pt;" | Energy Exascale Earth System Model
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://weather.gc.ca/canada_e.html EC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Environment Canada
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ecmwf.int/ ECMWF] || style="width: 500pt;" | European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ECR || style="width: 500pt;" | Early Career Researcher
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| ECR || style="width: 500pt;" | Early Career Researcher
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ECS || style="width: 500pt;" | Early Career Scientist
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| ECS || style="width: 500pt;" | Early Career Scientist
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|style="width: 100pt;"| ECV || style="width: 500pt;" | Essential Climate Variables
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| EDR || style="width: 500pt;" | Environmental Data Record
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| EDR || style="width: 500pt;" | Environmental Data Record
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ENSO || style="width: 500pt;" | EL Niño - Southern Oscillation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| EOF || style="width: 500pt;" | Empirical Orthogonal Function
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.climate.gov/news-features/blogs/enso/what-el-ni%C3%B1o%E2%80%93southern-oscillation-enso-nutshell ENSO] || style="width: 500pt;" | EL Niño - Southern Oscillation
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| EOS || style="width: 500pt;" | NASA Earth Observing System
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://climatedataguide.ucar.edu/climate-data-tools-and-analysis/empirical-orthogonal-function-eof-analysis-and-rotated-eof-analysis EOF] || style="width: 500pt;" | Empirical Orthogonal Function
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| EPS || style="width: 500pt;" | EUMETSAT Polar System
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://eospso.nasa.gov/ EOS] || style="width: 500pt;" | NASA Earth Observing System
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ERA-I || style="width: 500pt;" | ECMWF Interim Reanalysis
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.eumetsat.int/website/home/Data/Training/TrainingLibrary/DAT_2043202.html EPS] || style="width: 500pt;" | EUMETSAT Polar System
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ESA || style="width: 500pt;" | European Space Agency
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ecmwf.int/en/forecasts/datasets/archive-datasets/reanalysis-datasets/era-interim ERA-I] || style="width: 500pt;" | ECMWF Interim Reanalysis
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ESF || style="width: 500pt;" | European Science Foundation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.esa.int/ESA ESA] || style="width: 500pt;" | European Space Agency
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.esf.org/ ESF] || style="width: 500pt;" | European Science Foundation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://soccom.princeton.edu/content/what-earth-system-model-esm ESM] || style="width: 500pt;" | Earth System Model
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ESP || style="width: 500pt;" | Ensemble Streamflow Prediction
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| ESP || style="width: 500pt;" | Ensemble Streamflow Prediction
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ESSP || style="width: 500pt;" | Earth System Science Partnership
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.essp.org/ ESSP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Earth System Science Partnership
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| EUMETSAT || style="width: 500pt;" | European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.eumetsat.int/website/home/index.html EUMETSAT] || style="width: 500pt;" | European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites
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| style="width: 100pt;"| Ev-K2-CNR || style="width: 500pt;" | Everest-K2 National Research Council
 
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| FAME || style="width: 500pt;" | Framework for Atmospheric Model Enhancement  
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| FAME || style="width: 500pt;" | Framework for Atmospheric Model Enhancement  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| FAO || style="width: 500pt;" | Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.fao.org/home/en/ FAO] || style="width: 500pt;" | Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| FNMOC || style="width: 500pt;" | Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://daac.ornl.gov/cgi-bin/dataset_lister.pl?p=7 FIFE] || style="width: 500pt;" | First ISLSCP (International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project) Field Experiment
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GABLS || style="width: 500pt;" | GEWEX Atmospheric Boundary Layer Study
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.usno.navy.mil/FNMOC FNMOC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.wcrp-climate.org/modelling-wgcm-mip-catalogue/modelling-wgcm-mips/253-modelling-wgcm-catalogue-gabls GABLS] || style="width: 500pt;" | GEWEX Atmospheric Boundary Layer Study
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GACP || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Aerosol Climatology Project
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://gacp.giss.nasa.gov/ GACP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Aerosol Climatology Project
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.gewex.org/panels/global-atmospheric-system-studies-panel/ GASS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Atmospheric System Studies
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.wmo.int/pages/prog/arep/gaw/gaw_home_en.html GAW] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Atmosphere Watch
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GCIP || style="width: 500pt;" | GEWEX Continental Scale International Project  
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| GCIP || style="width: 500pt;" | GEWEX Continental Scale International Project  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GCOS || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Climate Observing System
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/gosic/global-climate-observing-system-gcos GCOS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Climate Observing System
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GCPC || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Precipitation Climatology Project
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://precip.gsfc.nasa.gov/ GCPC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Precipitation Climatology Project
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GCSS || style="width: 500pt;" | GEWEX Cloud System Study
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| GCSS || style="width: 500pt;" | GEWEX Cloud System Study
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GEO || style="width: 500pt;" | Group on Earth Observations
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://earthobservations.org/index2.php GEO] || style="width: 500pt;" | Group on Earth Observations
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GEOSS || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Earth Observing System of Systems
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.earthobservations.org/geoss.php GEOSS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Earth Observing System of Systems
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GEWEX || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (WCRP Core Project)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.gewex.org/ GEWEX] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (WCRP Core Project)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.wmo.int/gfcs/ GFCS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Framework fo Climate Service
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.gfdl.noaa.gov/ GFDL] || style="width: 500pt;" | Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (NOAA)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GFS || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Forecast System
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| GFS || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Forecast System
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GHCN || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Historical Climate Network
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/data-access/land-based-station-data/land-based-datasets/global-historical-climatology-network-ghcn GHCN] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Historical Climate Network
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GHP || style="width: 500pt;" | Gewex Hydrological Panel (previously GEWEX Hydroclimatology Panel)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.gewex.org/panels/gewex-hydroclimatology-panel/ GHP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Gewex Hydrological Panel (previously GEWEX Hydroclimatology Panel)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GHz || style="width: 500pt;" | Giga Hertz
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| GHz || style="width: 500pt;" | Giga Hertz
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GLACE || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Land Atmospheric Coupling Experiment
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.giss.nasa.gov/ GISS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Goddard Institute for Space Studies (NASA)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GLASS || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Land Atmosphere System Study
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.wcrp-climate.org/modelling-wgcm-mip-catalogue/modelling-wgcm-mips-2/256-modelling-wgcm-catalogue-glace GLACE] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Land Atmospheric Coupling Experiment
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GLDAS || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Land Data Assimilation System
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.gewex.org/panels/global-landatmosphere-system-study-panel/ GLASS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Land Atmosphere System Study
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://ldas.gsfc.nasa.gov/gldas/GLDASgoals.php GLDAS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Land Data Assimilation System
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.gleam.eu/ GLEAM] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Land Evaporation Amsterdam Model
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GMI || style="width: 500pt;" | GPM Microwave Imager
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| GMI || style="width: 500pt;" | GPM Microwave Imager
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GMPP || style="width: 500pt;" | GEWEX Modeling and Prediction Panel
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.gewex.org/panels/global-atmospheric-system-studies-panel/gewex-modeling-and-prediction-activities/ GMPP] || style="width: 500pt;" | GEWEX Modeling and Prediction Panel
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GOES || style="width: 500pt;" | Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.nasa.gov/content/goes GOES] || style="width: 500pt;" | Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GPCC || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Precipitation Climatology Centre
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.esrl.noaa.gov/psd/data/gridded/data.gpcc.html GPCC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Precipitation Climatology Centre
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GPCP || style="width: 500pt;" | Global precipitation Climatology Project
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| GPCP || style="width: 500pt;" | Global precipitation Climatology Project
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GPI || style="width: 500pt;" | GOES Precipitation Index
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| GPI || style="width: 500pt;" | GOES Precipitation Index
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GPM || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Precipitation Mission
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/GPM/spacecraft/index.html GPM] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Precipitation Measurement
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://ntrs.nasa.gov/archive/nasa/casi.ntrs.nasa.gov/20040082157.pdf GPROF] || style="width: 500pt;" | Goddard Profiling Algorithm
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GPU || style="width: 500pt;" | Graphics Processing Unit
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GPROF || style="width: 500pt;" | Goddard Profiling Algorithm
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/Grace/index.html GRACE] || style="width: 500pt;" | Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GRACE || style="width: 500pt;" | Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment
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|style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.bafg.de/GRDC/EN/Home/homepage_node.html GRDC]|| style="width: 500pt;" | Global Runoff Data Center
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GRP || style="width: 500pt;" | GEWEX Radiation Panel
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| GRP || style="width: 500pt;" | GEWEX Radiation Panel
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GSFC || style="width: 500pt;" | Goddard Space Flight Center
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.nasa.gov/centers/goddard/news/topstory/2009/exploration_bldg.html GSFC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Goddard Space Flight Center
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GSWP3 || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Soil Wetness Project 3
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.wcrp-climate.org/modelling-wgcm-mip-catalogue/modelling-wgcm-mips-2/257-modelling-wgcm-catalogue-gswp GSWP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Soil Wetness Project
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GTS || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Telecommunications System
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://hydro.iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp/GSWP3/ GSWP3] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Soil Wetness Project 3
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| GWSP || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Water System Project (ESSP Joint Project)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.wmo.int/pages/prog/www/TEM/GTS/index_en.html GTS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Telecommunications System
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.gwsp.org/about/organization.html GWSP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Global Water System Project (ESSP Joint Project)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| HAP || style="width: 500pt;" | Hydrological Application Project
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| HAP || style="width: 500pt;" | Hydrological Application Project
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| HE || style="width: 500pt;" | High Elevation Working Group
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| HE || style="width: 500pt;" | High Elevation Working Group
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| HELCOM || style="width: 500pt;" | Helsinki Commission – Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.helcom.fi/ HELCOM] || style="width: 500pt;" | Helsinki Commission – Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| HEPEX || style="width: 500pt;" | Hydrological Ensemble Prediction Experiment
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| HEPEX || style="width: 500pt;" | Hydrological Ensemble Prediction Experiment
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| style="width: 100pt;"| HIRS || style="width: 500pt;" | High resolution Infrared Sounder
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| HIRS || style="width: 500pt;" | High resolution Infrared Sounder
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| HKKH || style="width: 500pt;" | Hindu Kush-Karakoram-Himalaya region
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.icimod.org/?q=1137 HKKH] || style="width: 500pt;" | Hindu Kush-Karakoram-Himalaya region
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| HyMeX || style="width: 500pt;" | HYdrological cycle in the Mediterranean Experiment
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.globalchange.gov/content/interagency-integrated-water-cycle-group-iwcg HWS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Hydrology and Watershed Systems
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IAHS || style="width: 500pt;" | International Association of Hydrological Sciences
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.hymex.org/ HyMeX] || style="width: 500pt;" | HYdrological cycle in the Mediterranean Experiment
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://iahs.info/ IAHS] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Association of Hydrological Sciences
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IAI || style="width: 500pt;" | Inter Americas Institute
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.iai.int/ IAI] || style="width: 500pt;" | Inter Americas Institute
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ICSU || style="width: 500pt;" | International Council of Scientific Unions
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.icsu.org/ ICSU] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Council of Scientific Unions
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ictp.it/about-ictp.aspx ICTP] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Centre for Theoretical Physics
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IFFA || style="width: 500pt;" | Interactive Flash Flood Analyzer
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| IFFA || style="width: 500pt;" | Interactive Flash Flood Analyzer
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IGAC || style="width: 500pt;" | International Global Atmospheric Chemistry  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://igacproject.org/ IGAC] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Global Atmospheric Chemistry  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IGBP || style="width: 500pt;" | International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.igbp.net/ IGBP] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IGFA || style="width: 500pt;" | International Group of Funding Agencies
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| IGFA || style="width: 500pt;" | International Group of Funding Agencies
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IGOS-P || style="width: 500pt;" | Integrated Global Observing Strategy – Partnership  
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| IGOS-P || style="width: 500pt;" | Integrated Global Observing Strategy – Partnership  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IGPO || style="width: 500pt;" | International GEWEX Project Office  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.gewex.org/about/organization/international-gewex-project-office/ IGPO] || style="width: 500pt;" | International GEWEX Project Office  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IGWCO || style="width: 500pt;" | Integrated Global Water Cycle Observations Community of Practice
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.earthobservations.org/wa_igwco.shtml IGWCO] || style="width: 500pt;" | Integrated Global Water Cycle Observations Community of Practice
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IHDP || style="width: 500pt;" | International Human Dimension Programme on Global Environmental Change
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.ihdp.unu.edu/ IHDP] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Human Dimension Programme on Global Environmental Change
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IHP || style="width: 500pt;" | International Hydrology Programme
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.unesco.org/new/en/natural-sciences/environment/water/ihp/about-ihp/ IHP] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Hydrology Programme
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IJPS || style="width: 500pt;" | Initial Joint Polar-Orbiting Operational Satellite System  
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| IJPS || style="width: 500pt;" | Initial Joint Polar-Orbiting Operational Satellite System  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ILAMB || style="width: 500pt;" | International Land Model Benchmarking
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ilamb.org/ ILAMB] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Land Model Benchmarking
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| iLEAPS || style="width: 500pt;" | Integrated Land Ecosystem-Atmospheric Processes Study  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.ileaps.org/ iLEAPS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Integrated Land Ecosystem-Atmospheric Processes Study  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| INARCH || style="width: 500pt;" | The international Network for Alpine Research Catchment Hydrology
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://ls4p.geog.ucla.edu/ ILSTSS2S] || style="width: 500pt;" | Impact of Initialized Land Temperature and Snowpack on Sub-seasonal to Seasonal Prediction (renamed to LS4P)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| INPE || style="width: 500pt;" | Brazilian Institute for Space Research
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.usask.ca/inarch/ INARCH] || style="width: 500pt;" | The international Network for Alpine Research Catchment Hydrology
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IOC || style="width: 500pt;" | International Oceanographic Commission
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.inpe.br/ INPE] || style="width: 500pt;" | Brazilian Institute for Space Research
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IPCC || style="width: 500pt;" | Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.ioc-unesco.org/ IOC] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Oceanographic Commission
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IPCC || style="width: 500pt;" | Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.ipcc.ch/ IPCC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IPO || style="width: 500pt;" | tri-agency Integrated Program Office of DoC, DoD, and NASA  
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| IPO || style="width: 500pt;" | tri-agency Integrated Program Office of DoC, DoD, and NASA  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IPWG || style="width: 500pt;" | International Precipitation Working Group  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.isac.cnr.it/~ipwg/ IPWG] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Precipitation Working Group  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IR || style="width: 500pt;" | Infrared
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| IR || style="width: 500pt;" | Infrared
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IRDR || style="width: 500pt;" | Integrated Research on Disaster Risk
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.irdrinternational.org/ IRDR] || style="width: 500pt;" | Integrated Research on Disaster Risk
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.irdrinternational.org/ IRDR] || style="width: 500pt;" | Integrated Research on Disaster Risk
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IRI || style="width: 500pt;" | International Research Institute
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| IRI || style="width: 500pt;" | International Research Institute
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ISCCP || style="width: 500pt;" | International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ISC || style="width: 500pt;" | International Science Council
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://isccp.giss.nasa.gov/about/ ISCCP] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://daac.ornl.gov/cgi-bin/dataset_lister.pl?p=29 ISLSCP] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Satellite Land-Surface Climatology Project
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://ismn.geo.tuwien.ac.at/en/ ISMN] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Soil Moisture Network
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://ismn.geo.tuwien.ac.at/about-us/ ISMWG] || style="width: 500pt;" | International Soil Moisture Working Group
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ISMWG || style="width: 500pt;" | International Soil Moisture Working Group
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.isro.gov.in/ ISRO] || style="width: 500pt;" | Indian Space Research Organisation
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ITCZ || style="width: 500pt;" | Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| ITCZ || style="width: 500pt;" | Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.globalchange.gov/content/interagency-integrated-water-cycle-group-iwcg IWCG] || style="width: 500pt;" | Interagency Integrated Water Cycle Group, USA
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| IWP || style="width: 500pt;" | Ice Water Path
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| IWP || style="width: 500pt;" | Ice Water Path
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.jamstec.go.jp/e/ JAMSTEC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| JAMSTEC || style="width: 500pt;" | Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://global.jaxa.jp/ JAXA] || style="width: 500pt;" | Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| JAXA || style="width: 500pt;" | Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.jma.go.jp/jma/indexe.html JMA] || style="width: 500pt;" | Japan Meteorological Agency
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| JMA || style="width: 500pt;" | Japan Meteorological Agency
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.jpl.nasa.gov/ JPL] || style="width: 500pt;" | Jet Propulsion Laboratory (NASA)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.wcrp-climate.org/jps-contacts JPS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Joint Planning Staff (for WCRP)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| JPS || style="width: 500pt;" | Joint Planning Staff (for WCRP)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://jra.kishou.go.jp/JRA-25/index_en.html JRA-25] || style="width: 500pt;" | Japanese Meteorological Agency 25 year reanalysis
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| JRA-25 || style="width: 500pt;" | Japanese Meteorological Agency 25 year reanalysis
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| style="width: 100pt;"| JSC || style="width: 500pt;" | WMO/ICSU/IOC Joint Scientific Committee (for WCRP)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| KLM || style="width: 500pt;" | see NOAA KLM
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| JSC || style="width: 500pt;" | WMO/ICSU/IOC Joint Scientific Committee (for WCRP)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.knmi.nl/home KNMI] || style="width: 500pt;" | Koninklijk Nederlands Meteorologisch Instituut (Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.arm.gov/research/campaigns/sgp2017lafe/ LAFE] || style="width: 500pt;" | The Land-Atmosphere Feedback Experiment
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| KLM || style="width: 500pt;" | see NOAA KLM
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.lanl.gov/ LANL] || style="width: 500pt;" | Los Alamos National Laboratory (DOE)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| LBA || style="width: 500pt;" | Large-scale Biosphere Atmosphere Experiment in Amazonia
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| LBA || style="width: 500pt;" | Large-scale Biosphere Atmosphere Experiment in Amazonia
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.lbl.gov/ LBNL] || style="width: 500pt;" | Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (DOE)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| LEO || style="width: 500pt;" | Low Earth Orbit (also, a satellite in LEO)
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| LEO || style="width: 500pt;" | Low Earth Orbit (also, a satellite in LEO)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://iac.ethz.ch/group/climate-and-water-cycle/research/regional-climate-modelling/large-eddy-simulations--les-.html/ LES] || style="width: 500pt;" | Large Eddy Simulations
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.americangeosciences.org/critical-issues/faq/what-lidar-and-what-it-used/ LIDAR] || style="width: 500pt;" | Light Detection and Ranging, a remote sensing method
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| LIS || style="width: 500pt;" | Lightning Imaging Sensor
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| LIS || style="width: 500pt;" | Lightning Imaging Sensor
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| LMWG || style="width: 500pt;" | Land Model Working Group
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.llnl.gov/ LLNL] || style="width: 500pt;" | Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (DOE)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| LOCO || style="width: 500pt;" | LOcal COupled Modelling Working Group in GLASS
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.cesm.ucar.edu/working_groups/Land/ LMWG] || style="width: 500pt;" | Land Model Working Group
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.gewex.org/loco/ LOCO] || style="width: 500pt;" | LOcal COupled Modelling Working Group in GLASS
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| LPB || style="width: 500pt;" | La Plata Basin
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| LPB || style="width: 500pt;" | La Plata Basin
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MAC || style="width: 500pt;" | Multi-model Analysis for CEOP
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://ls4p.geog.ucla.edu/ LS4P] || style="width: 500pt;" | Land Surface 4 Prediction (formerly known as ILSTSS2S)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| LSM || style="width: 500pt;" | Land Surface Model
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| style="width: 100pt;"| LST || style="width: 500pt;" | Land Surface Temperature
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://gmao.gsfc.nasa.gov/reanalysis/MERRA/CEOP_Multi-Model-Analysis.pdf MAC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Multi-model Analysis for CEOP
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MAGS || style="width: 500pt;" | Mackenzie GEWEX Study  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.usask.ca/geography/MAGS MAGS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Mackenzie GEWEX Study  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MAHASRI || style="width: 500pt;" | Monsoon Asian Hydro-Atmospheric Science Research and prediction Initiative
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://hydro.iis.u-tokyo.ac.jp/mahasriwiki/before_wiki/index_e.html MAHASRI] || style="width: 500pt;" | Monsoon Asian Hydro-Atmospheric Science Research and prediction Initiative
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.pnnl.gov/science/highlights/highlight.asp?id=4987 MCS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Mesoscale Convective System
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MDB || style="width: 500pt;" | Murray Darling Basin
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| MDB || style="width: 500pt;" | Murray Darling Basin
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MERRA || style="width: 500pt;" | Modern Era Retrospective-Analysis for Research and Applications  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://cds.nccs.nasa.gov/data/by-project/merra/ MERRA] || style="width: 500pt;" | Modern Era Retrospective-Analysis for Research and Applications  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| METEOSAT || style="width: 500pt;" | EUMETSAT geostationary platform
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.google.com/search?q=EUMETSAT+geostationary+platform&oq=EUMETSAT+geostationary+platform&aqs=chrome..69i57.359j0j4&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8 METEOSAT]|| style="width: 500pt;" | EUMETSAT geostationary platform
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.nasa.gov/centers/marshall/home/index.html MFSC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Marshall Space Flight Center (NASA)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MIP || style="width: 500pt;" | Model intercomparison Project
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| MIP || style="width: 500pt;" | Model intercomparison Project
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MM5 || style="width: 500pt;" | NCAR/PSU Mesoscale Model Version 5
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| MM5 || style="width: 500pt;" | NCAR/PSU Mesoscale Model Version 5
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MODIS || style="width: 500pt;" | EOS MODerate resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://modis.gsfc.nasa.gov/about/ MODIS] || style="width: 500pt;" | EOS MODerate resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MS || style="width: 500pt;" | Multi-Satellite
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| MS || style="width: 500pt;" | Multi-Satellite
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MSG || style="width: 500pt;" | Microgravity Science Glovebox
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.nasa.gov/centers/marshall/history/msg.html MSG] || style="width: 500pt;" | Microgravity Science Glovebox
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MTSAT || style="width: 500pt;" | Multi-functional Transport Satellite
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.gloh2o.org/ MSWEP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Multi-Source Weighted-Ensemble Precipitation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://directory.eoportal.org/web/eoportal/satellite-missions/content/-/article/mtsat MTSAT] || style="width: 500pt;" | Multi-functional Transport Satellite
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| MVIRI || style="width: 500pt;" | Meteosat Visible and InfraRed Imager
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| MVIRI || style="width: 500pt;" | Meteosat Visible and InfraRed Imager
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.eol.ucar.edu/field_projects/name NAME] || style="width: 500pt;" | North American Monsoon Experiment
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NAME || style="width: 500pt;" | North American Monsoon Experiment
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.nasonline.org/ NAS] || style="width: 500pt;" | National Academy of Sciences
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NAS || style="width: 500pt;" | National Academy of Sciences
 
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NASA || style="width: 500pt;" | National Aeronautics and Space Administration, USA
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.nasa.gov/ NASA] || style="width: 500pt;" | National Aeronautics and Space Administration, USA
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NAWP || style="width: 500pt;" | North American Water Program
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_American_Water_and_Power_Alliance NAWP] || style="width: 500pt;" | North American Water Program
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NCAR || style="width: 500pt;" | National Center for Atmospheric Research, USA
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://ncar.ucar.edu/home NCAR] || style="width: 500pt;" | National Center for Atmospheric Research, USA
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NCDC || style="width: 500pt;" | National Climatic Data Center, USA
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/ NCDC] || style="width: 500pt;" | National Climatic Data Center, USA
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NCEP || style="width: 500pt;" | National Centers for Environmental Prediction, USA
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.ncep.noaa.gov/ NCEP] || style="width: 500pt;" | National Centers for Environmental Prediction, USA
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NEESPI || style="width: 500pt;" | Northern Eurasian Earth Science Partnership Initiative  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://neespi.org/ NEESPI] || style="width: 500pt;" | Northern Eurasian Earth Science Partnership Initiative  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NESDIS || style="width: 500pt;" | National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, USA  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.nesdis.noaa.gov/content/about NESDIS] || style="width: 500pt;" | National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, USA  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NGO || style="width: 500pt;" | Non Governmental Organization
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| NGO || style="width: 500pt;" | Non Governmental Organization
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NHMS || style="width: 500pt;" | National Hydro-Meteorological Service
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| NHMS || style="width: 500pt;" | National Hydro-Meteorological Service
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NOAA || style="width: 500pt;" | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (agency and  satellite), USA
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.noaa.gov/ NOAA] || style="width: 500pt;" | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (agency and  satellite), USA
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NOAA KLM || style="width: 500pt;" | NOAA-15 (K), -16(L) and -17 (M) satellites
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://space.skyrocket.de/doc_sdat/noaa-k.htm NOAA KLM] || style="width: 500pt;" | NOAA-15 (K), -16(L) and -17 (M) satellites
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NPOESS || style="width: 500pt;" | National Polar-orbiting Environmental Satellite System, USA
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| NPOESS || style="width: 500pt;" | National Polar-orbiting Environmental Satellite System, USA
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NRC || style="width: 500pt;" | National Research Counsel  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.nasonline.org/about-nas/history/archives/milestones-in-NAS-history/organization-of-the-nrc.html NRC] || style="width: 500pt;" | National Research Counsel
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NWP || style="width: 500pt;" | Numerical Weather Prediction
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.nsf.gov NSF] || style="width: 500pt;" | National Science Foundation 
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| NWS || style="width: 500pt;" | National Weather Service, USA
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/data-access/model-data/model-datasets/numerical-weather-prediction NWP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Numerical Weather Prediction
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| OLR || style="width: 500pt;" | Outgoing Longwave Radiation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.weather.gov/ NWS] || style="width: 500pt;" | National Weather Service, USA
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/teleconnections/enso/indicators/olr/ OLR] ||style="width: 500pt;" | Outgoing Longwave Radiation
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| OPI || style="width: 500pt;" | Outgoing Longwave Radiation (OLR) Precipitation Index
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://rain.atmos.colostate.edu/CRDC/datasets/NCEP_OPI.html OPI] ||style="width: 500pt;" | Outgoing Longwave Radiation (OLR) Precipitation Index
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ORA || style="width: 500pt;" | NOAA Office of Research and Applications
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| style="width: 100pt;"| ORA ||style="width: 500pt;" | NOAA Office of Research and Applications
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| OSC || style="width: 500pt;" | Open Science Conference
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.ornl.gov/ ORNL] || style="width: 500pt;" | Oak Ridge National Laboratory (DOE)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| OSC ||style="width: 500pt;" | Open Science Conference
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| style="width: 100pt;"| PBL || style="width: 500pt;" | Planetary Boundary Layer
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| PBL || style="width: 500pt;" | Planetary Boundary Layer
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| PEHRPP || style="width: 500pt;" | Pilot Evaluation of High Resolution Precipitation Products
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| PEHRPP || style="width: 500pt;" | Pilot Evaluation of High Resolution Precipitation Products
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| PERSIANN || style="width: 500pt;" | Precipitation Estimation from Remotely Sensed Information using Artificial Neural Networks
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| style="width: 100pt;"| PERSIANN || style="width: 500pt;" | Precipitation Estimation from Remotely Sensed Information using Artificial Neural Networks
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| PILDAS || style="width: 500pt;" | Project for the Intercomparison of Land Data Assimilation Systems
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| PILDAS || style="width: 500pt;" | Project for the Intercomparison of Land Data Assimilation Systems
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| PMW || style="width: 500pt;" | Passive Microwave
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| PMW || style="width: 500pt;" | Passive Microwave
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.PNNL.gov/ PNNL] || style="width: 500pt;" | Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (DOE)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| PR || style="width: 500pt;" | TRMM Precipitation Radar
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| PR || style="width: 500pt;" | TRMM Precipitation Radar
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| style="width: 100pt;"| PSPDC || style="width: 500pt;" | Polar Satellite Precipitation Data Center
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| PSPDC || style="width: 500pt;" | Polar Satellite Precipitation Data Center
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| PSU || style="width: 500pt;" | Pennsylvania State University
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.psu.edu/ PSU] || style="width: 500pt;" | Pennsylvania State University
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://climatedataguide.ucar.edu/climate-data/qbo-quasi-biennial-oscillation QBO] || style="width: 500pt;" | Quasi-Biennial Oscillation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| RAINSS || style="width: 500pt;" | Resilience, Adaptation, Information, and Social Sciences (a US Interagency Integrated Water Cycle Group (IWCG) integrative activity)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| RHP || style="width: 500pt;" | Regional Hydroclimate Project  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.gewex.org/panels/gewex-hydroclimatology-panel/regional-hydroclimate-projects-rhps/ RHP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Regional Hydroclimate Project  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| S2S || style="width: 500pt;" | Sub seasonal to Seasonal
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SAC || style="width: 500pt;" | Science Advisory Committee
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| SAC || style="width: 500pt;" | Science Advisory Committee
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SAG || style="width: 500pt;" | Scientific Advisory Group
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| SAG || style="width: 500pt;" | Scientific Advisory Group
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SATREPS || style="width: 500pt;" | Science And Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable development
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://earth.esa.int/web/guest/-/sar-applications-4019 SAR] || style="width: 500pt;" | Synthetic Aperture Radar
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.jst.go.jp/global/english/about.html SATREPS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Science And Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable development
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SCOPE-CM || style="width: 500pt;" | Sustained, Co-Ordinated Processing of Environmental Satellite Data for Climate Monitoring  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.scope-cm.org/ SCOPE-CM] || style="width: 500pt;" | Sustained, Co-Ordinated Processing of Environmental Satellite Data for Climate Monitoring  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SEVIRI || style="width: 500pt;" | Spinning Enhanced Visible and InfraRed Imager
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| SEVIRI || style="width: 500pt;" | Spinning Enhanced Visible and InfraRed Imager
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SG || style="width: 500pt;" | Satellite Gauge
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| SG || style="width: 500pt;" | Satellite Gauge
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SMAP || style="width: 500pt;" | Soil Moisture Active Passive
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SGLI || style="width: 500pt;" |Second-generation Global Imager
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SMOS || style="width: 500pt;" | Soil Moisture Ocean Salinity
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://smap.jpl.nasa.gov/ SMAP] || style="width: 500pt;" | Soil Moisture Active Passive
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SPARC || style="width: 500pt;" | Stratospheric Processes And their Role in Climate (WCRP Core Project)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://earth.esa.int/web/guest/missions/esa-operational-eo-missions/smos SMOS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Soil Moisture Ocean Salinity
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SRB || style="width: 500pt;" | Saskatchewan River Basin
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.sparc-climate.org/ SPARC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Stratospheric Processes And their Role in Climate (WCRP Core Project)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.saskriverbasin.ca/pages/saskatchewan_river_basin_map.html SRB] || style="width: 500pt;" | Saskatchewan River Basin
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SRS || style="width: 500pt;" | Southern Research Station
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| SRS || style="width: 500pt;" | Southern Research Station
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SSC || style="width: 500pt;" | Science Steering Committee  
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.gewex.org/about/organization/scientific-steering-group/ SSC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Science Steering Committee  
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SSG || style="width: 500pt;" | Scientific Steering Group
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.gewex.org/about/organization/scientific-steering-group/ SSG] || style="width: 500pt;" | Scientific Steering Group
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SSM/I || style="width: 500pt;" | Special Sensor Microwave/Imager
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.remss.com/missions/ssmi/ SSM/I] || style="width: 500pt;" | Special Sensor Microwave/Imager
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SSM/IS || style="width: 500pt;" | Special Sensor Microwave/Imager Sounder
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.remss.com/missions/ssmi/ SSM/IS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Special Sensor Microwave/Imager Sounder
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SST || style="width: 500pt;" | Sea Surface Temperature
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| SST || style="width: 500pt;" | Sea Surface Temperature
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| SSU || style="width: 500pt;" | Stratospheric Sounding Unit
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://glossary.ametsoc.org/wiki/Stratospheric_sounding_unit SSU] || style="width: 500pt;" | Stratospheric Sounding Unit
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| START || style="width: 500pt;" | SysTem for Analysis, Research and Training
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://start.org/ START] || style="width: 500pt;" | SysTem for Analysis, Research and Training
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| STC || style="width: 500pt;" | Science and Technology Corporation
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://stcnet.com/ STC] || style="width: 500pt;" | Science and Technology Corporation
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| Tb || style="width: 500pt;" | Brightness temperature
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| Tb || style="width: 500pt;" | Brightness temperature
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| THORPEX || style="width: 500pt;" | The Observing System Research and Predictability Experiment
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.wmo.int/pages/prog/arep/wwrp/new/thorpex_new.html THORPEX] || style="width: 500pt;" | The Observing System Research and Predictability Experiment
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://reanalyses.org/atmosphere/wcrp-task-team-intercomparison-reanalyses-tira TIRA] || style="width: 500pt;" | Task Team for Intercomparison of Reanalyses
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| TIROS || style="width: 500pt;" | Television Infrared Observation Satellite
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| TIROS || style="width: 500pt;" | Television Infrared Observation Satellite
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| style="width: 100pt;"| TRACE || style="width: 500pt;" | Terrestrial Regional North American hydroClimate Experiment
 
| style="width: 100pt;"| TRACE || style="width: 500pt;" | Terrestrial Regional North American hydroClimate Experiment
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| TRMM || style="width: 500pt;" | Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://pmm.nasa.gov/TRMM TRMM] || style="width: 500pt;" | Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission
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| style="width: 100pt;"| UIC || style="width: 500pt;" | User Interface Committee (Group on Earth Observations)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| UIC || style="width: 500pt;" | User Interface Committee (Group on Earth Observations)
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.metoffice.gov.uk/ UKMO] || style="width: 500pt;" | United Kingdom Meteorology Office
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.un.org/en/index.html UN] || style="width: 500pt;" | United Nations
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.unenvironment.org/ UNEP] || style="width: 500pt;" | United Nations Environmental Programme
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://en.unesco.org/ UNESCO] || style="width: 500pt;" | United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://unfccc.int/ UNFCCC] || style="width: 500pt;" | United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| UN || style="width: 500pt;" | United Nations
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.usaid.gov/ USAID] || style="width: 500pt;" | U.S. Agency for International Development
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| UNEP || style="width: 500pt;" | United Nations Environmental Programme
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| style="width: 100pt;"| VAR || style="width: 500pt;" | Variable Rain rate precipitation algorithm
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| VISSR || style="width: 500pt;" | Visible and Infrared Spin Scan Radiometer
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://hydrology.irpi.cnr.it/projects/wacmos-irrigation/ WACMOS] || style="width: 500pt;" | Water Cycle Multimission Observation Strategy (ESA Programme)
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [https://www.wcrp-climate.org/data-wdac WDAC] || style="width: 500pt;" | WCRP Data Advisory Council
 
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| style="width: 100pt;"| [http://www.wmo.int/pages/prog/arep/wwrp/rescrosscut/resdept_wgne.html WGNE] || style="width: 500pt;" | The Working Group on Numerical Experimentation (WGNE)
 
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Content


A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z


A[edit]

A.K.A.
also known as
ABL Atmospheric Boundary Layer
ACPC Aerosols, Clouds, Precipitation and Climate Initiative (iLEAPS/GEWEX/IGAC)
AGPI Adjusted GOES Precipitation Index
AGU American Geophysical Union
AMMA African Monsoon Multidisciplinary Analysis Project
AMS American Meteorological Society
AMSR Advanced Microwave Scanning Radiometer
AMSR-E EOS Advanced Scanning Microwave Radiometer
AMSU-A(B) Advanced Microwave Sounding Unit A(B)
AMY Asian Monsoon Years
AOGS Asia Oceania Geosciences Society
APN Asia Pacific Network
AR4 IPCC Assessment Report 4
AR5 IPCC Assessment Report 5
ARTMIP Atmospheric River Tracking Method Intercomparison Project
ASTER Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer
AVHRR Advanced Very High Resolution Radiometer

B[edit]

BACC BALTEX Assessment of Climate Change for the Baltic Sea Basin
BALTEX Baltic Sea Experiment
BOM Bureau of Meteorology (Australia)
BSRN Baseline Surface Radiation Network
BSSSC Baltic Sea States Subregional Co-operation

C[edit]

CALIPSO Cloud-Aerosol Lidar and Infrared Pathfinder Satellite Observation
CAMS Climate Anomaly Monitoring System
CAS Chinese Academy of Sciences
CAS (WMO) WMO Commission for Atmospheric Sciences
CCI Climate Change Initiative (ESA)
CEH Center for Ecology & Hydrology
CEOP Coordinated Energy and Water Cycle Observations Project (previously Coordinated Enhanced Observing Period)
CEOS Committee on Earth Observation Satellites
CESM Community Earth System Model
CFS Climate Forecast System
CFSR NCEP-NOAA CFS Reanalysis
CGMS Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellites
CIEHLYC Community for spatial and hydrological information in Latin America and the Caribbean
CLiC Climate and Cryosphere Project (WCRP Core Project)
CLIVAR Climate Variability and Predictability Project (WCRP Core Project)
CLM Community Land Model
CMAP CPC Merged Analysis of Precipitation
CMIP Climate Model Intercomparison Project
CNES The National Centre for Space Studies
CMORPH CPC Morphing technique
COLA The Center for Ocean-Land-Atmosphere Studies
CONAE Comision Nacional De Actividades Espaciales (Argeninean National Space Agency)
CORDEX Coordinated Regional climate Downscaling EXperiment
CPC NWS Climate Prediction Center
CPPA Climate Prediction Program for the Americas
CPTEC Weather Forecast and Climate Studies Centre (of INPE, Brazil)
CRM Cloud-Resolving Modeling
CRU Climate Research Unit
CSA Canadian Space Agency
CSE Continental Scale Experiment
CSIRO Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
CWEX Climate Water Energy Exchanges
CST Convective Stratiform Technique

D[edit]

DAAC Distributed Active Archive Centers
DFR Dual Frequency Radar
DIAS Dynamic Information Architecture System
DLR German Aerospace Center
DMSP Defense Meteorological Satellite Program
DMWG Data Management Working Group
DOC Department of Commerce, USA
DOD Department of Defense, USA
DOE Department of Energy, USA
DPR Dual Frequency Precipitation Radar
DRI Drought Research Initiative
DWD Deutscher Wetterdienst (German Weather Service)

E[edit]

E3SM Energy Exascale Earth System Model
EC Environment Canada
ECMWF European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts
ECR Early Career Researcher
ECS Early Career Scientist
ECV Essential Climate Variables
EDR Environmental Data Record
EMC Environmental Modeling Center (NOAA)
ENSO EL Niño - Southern Oscillation
EOF Empirical Orthogonal Function
EOS NASA Earth Observing System
EPS EUMETSAT Polar System
ERA-I ECMWF Interim Reanalysis
ESA European Space Agency
ESF European Science Foundation
ESM Earth System Model
ESP Ensemble Streamflow Prediction
ESSP Earth System Science Partnership
EUMETSAT European Organization for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites
Ev-K2-CNR Everest-K2 National Research Council

F[edit]

FAME Framework for Atmospheric Model Enhancement
FAO Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN
FIFE First ISLSCP (International Satellite Land Surface Climatology Project) Field Experiment
FNMOC Fleet Numerical Meteorology and Oceanography Center

G[edit]

GABLS GEWEX Atmospheric Boundary Layer Study
GACP Global Aerosol Climatology Project
GASS Global Atmospheric System Studies
GAW Global Atmosphere Watch
GCIP GEWEX Continental Scale International Project
GCOS Global Climate Observing System
GCPC Global Precipitation Climatology Project
GCSS GEWEX Cloud System Study
GEO Group on Earth Observations
GEOSS Global Earth Observing System of Systems
GEWEX Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (WCRP Core Project)
GFCS Global Framework fo Climate Service
GFDL Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (NOAA)
GFS Global Forecast System
GHCN Global Historical Climate Network
GHP Gewex Hydrological Panel (previously GEWEX Hydroclimatology Panel)
GHz Giga Hertz
GISS Goddard Institute for Space Studies (NASA)
GLACE Global Land Atmospheric Coupling Experiment
GLASS Global Land Atmosphere System Study
GLDAS Global Land Data Assimilation System
GLEAM Global Land Evaporation Amsterdam Model
GMI GPM Microwave Imager
GMPP GEWEX Modeling and Prediction Panel
GOES Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite
GPCC Global Precipitation Climatology Centre
GPCP Global precipitation Climatology Project
GPI GOES Precipitation Index
GPM Global Precipitation Measurement
GPROF Goddard Profiling Algorithm
GPU Graphics Processing Unit
GRACE Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment
GRDC Global Runoff Data Center
GRP GEWEX Radiation Panel
GSFC Goddard Space Flight Center
GSWP Global Soil Wetness Project
GSWP3 Global Soil Wetness Project 3
GTS Global Telecommunications System
GWSP Global Water System Project (ESSP Joint Project)

H[edit]

HAP Hydrological Application Project
HE High Elevation Working Group
HELCOM Helsinki Commission – Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission
HEPEX Hydrological Ensemble Prediction Experiment
HIRS High resolution Infrared Sounder
HKKH Hindu Kush-Karakoram-Himalaya region
HWS Hydrology and Watershed Systems
HyMeX HYdrological cycle in the Mediterranean Experiment

I[edit]

IAHS International Association of Hydrological Sciences
IAI Inter Americas Institute
ICSU International Council of Scientific Unions
ICTP International Centre for Theoretical Physics
IFFA Interactive Flash Flood Analyzer
IGAC International Global Atmospheric Chemistry
IGBP International Geosphere-Biosphere Programme
IGFA International Group of Funding Agencies
IGOS-P Integrated Global Observing Strategy – Partnership
IGPO International GEWEX Project Office
IGWCO Integrated Global Water Cycle Observations Community of Practice
IHDP International Human Dimension Programme on Global Environmental Change
IHP International Hydrology Programme
IJPS Initial Joint Polar-Orbiting Operational Satellite System
ILAMB International Land Model Benchmarking
iLEAPS Integrated Land Ecosystem-Atmospheric Processes Study
ILSTSS2S Impact of Initialized Land Temperature and Snowpack on Sub-seasonal to Seasonal Prediction (renamed to LS4P)
INARCH The international Network for Alpine Research Catchment Hydrology
INPE Brazilian Institute for Space Research
IOC International Oceanographic Commission
IPCC Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
IPO tri-agency Integrated Program Office of DoC, DoD, and NASA
IPWG International Precipitation Working Group
IR Infrared
IRDR Integrated Research on Disaster Risk
IRDR Integrated Research on Disaster Risk
IRI International Research Institute
ISC International Science Council
ISCCP International Satellite Cloud Climatology Project
ISLSCP International Satellite Land-Surface Climatology Project
ISMN International Soil Moisture Network
ISMWG International Soil Moisture Working Group
ISRO Indian Space Research Organisation
ITCZ Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone
IWCG Interagency Integrated Water Cycle Group, USA
IWP Ice Water Path

J[edit]

JAMSTEC Japan Agency for Marine-Earth Science and Technology
JAXA Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency
JMA Japan Meteorological Agency
JPL Jet Propulsion Laboratory (NASA) JPS Joint Planning Staff (for WCRP)
JRA-25 Japanese Meteorological Agency 25 year reanalysis
JSC WMO/ICSU/IOC Joint Scientific Committee (for WCRP)

K[edit]

KLM see NOAA KLM
KNMI Koninklijk Nederlands Meteorologisch Instituut (Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute)

L[edit]

LAFE The Land-Atmosphere Feedback Experiment
LANL Los Alamos National Laboratory (DOE)
LBA Large-scale Biosphere Atmosphere Experiment in Amazonia
LBNL Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (DOE)
LEO Low Earth Orbit (also, a satellite in LEO)
LES Large Eddy Simulations
LIDAR Light Detection and Ranging, a remote sensing method
LIS Lightning Imaging Sensor
LLNL Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (DOE)
LMWG Land Model Working Group
LOCO LOcal COupled Modelling Working Group in GLASS
LPB La Plata Basin
LS4P Land Surface 4 Prediction (formerly known as ILSTSS2S)
LSM Land Surface Model
LST Land Surface Temperature

M[edit]

MAC Multi-model Analysis for CEOP
MAGS Mackenzie GEWEX Study
MAHASRI Monsoon Asian Hydro-Atmospheric Science Research and prediction Initiative
MCS Mesoscale Convective System
MDB Murray Darling Basin
MERRA Modern Era Retrospective-Analysis for Research and Applications
METEOSAT EUMETSAT geostationary platform
MFSC Marshall Space Flight Center (NASA)
MIP Model intercomparison Project
MJO Madden-Julian Oscillation
MM5 NCAR/PSU Mesoscale Model Version 5
MODIS EOS MODerate resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer
MS Multi-Satellite
MSG Microgravity Science Glovebox
MSWEP Multi-Source Weighted-Ensemble Precipitation
MTSAT Multi-functional Transport Satellite
MVIRI Meteosat Visible and InfraRed Imager

N[edit]

NAME North American Monsoon Experiment
NAS National Academy of Sciences
NASA National Aeronautics and Space Administration, USA
NAWP North American Water Program
NCAR National Center for Atmospheric Research, USA
NCDC National Climatic Data Center, USA
NCEP National Centers for Environmental Prediction, USA
NEESPI Northern Eurasian Earth Science Partnership Initiative
NESDIS National Environmental Satellite Data and Information Service, USA
NGO Non Governmental Organization
NHMS National Hydro-Meteorological Service
NOAA National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (agency and satellite), USA
NOAA KLM NOAA-15 (K), -16(L) and -17 (M) satellites
NPOESS National Polar-orbiting Environmental Satellite System, USA
NRC National Research Counsel
NSF National Science Foundation
NWP Numerical Weather Prediction
NWS National Weather Service, USA

O[edit]

OLR Outgoing Longwave Radiation
OPI Outgoing Longwave Radiation (OLR) Precipitation Index
ORA NOAA Office of Research and Applications
ORNL Oak Ridge National Laboratory (DOE)
OSC Open Science Conference

P[edit]

PBL Planetary Boundary Layer
PDF Probability Density Function
PEHRPP Pilot Evaluation of High Resolution Precipitation Products
PERSIANN Precipitation Estimation from Remotely Sensed Information using Artificial Neural Networks
PILDAS Project for the Intercomparison of Land Data Assimilation Systems
PMW Passive Microwave
PNNL Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (DOE)
PR TRMM Precipitation Radar
PSPDC Polar Satellite Precipitation Data Center
PSU Pennsylvania State University

Q[edit]

QBO Quasi-Biennial Oscillation

R[edit]

RAINSS Resilience, Adaptation, Information, and Social Sciences (a US Interagency Integrated Water Cycle Group (IWCG) integrative activity)
RHP Regional Hydroclimate Project

S[edit]

S2S Sub seasonal to Seasonal
SAC Science Advisory Committee
SAF Satellite Application Facility
SAG Scientific Advisory Group
SAR Synthetic Aperture Radar
SATREPS Science And Technology Research Partnership for Sustainable development
SCOPE-CM Sustained, Co-Ordinated Processing of Environmental Satellite Data for Climate Monitoring
SEVIRI Spinning Enhanced Visible and InfraRed Imager
SG Satellite Gauge
SGLI Second-generation Global Imager
SMAP Soil Moisture Active Passive
SMOS Soil Moisture Ocean Salinity
SPARC Stratospheric Processes And their Role in Climate (WCRP Core Project)
SRB Saskatchewan River Basin
SRS Southern Research Station
SSC Science Steering Committee
SSG Scientific Steering Group
SSM/I Special Sensor Microwave/Imager
SSM/IS Special Sensor Microwave/Imager Sounder
SST Sea Surface Temperature
SSU Stratospheric Sounding Unit
START SysTem for Analysis, Research and Training
STC Science and Technology Corporation

T[edit]

Tb Brightness temperature
THORPEX The Observing System Research and Predictability Experiment
TIRA Task Team for Intercomparison of Reanalyses
TIROS Television Infrared Observation Satellite
TMI TRMM Microwave Imager
TOVS Television-Infrared Observation Satellite (TIROS) Operational Vertical Sounder
TRACE Terrestrial Regional North American hydroClimate Experiment
TRMM Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission

U[edit]

UIC User Interface Committee (Group on Earth Observations)
UKMO United Kingdom Meteorology Office
UN United Nations
UNEP United Nations Environmental Programme
UNESCO United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization
UNFCCC United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
USAID U.S. Agency for International Development
USDA United States Department of Agriculture
USGRCP United States Global Change Research Program
USGS United States Geological Survey
UTLS Upper Troposphere and Lower Stratosphere

V[edit]

VAR Variable Rain rate precipitation algorithm
VIRS TRMM Visible and InfraRed Scanner
VIS Visible
VISSR Visible and Infrared Spin Scan Radiometer

W[edit]

WACMOS Water Cycle Multimission Observation Strategy (ESA Programme)
WATCH EU Integrated Project on Water and Global Change
WCRP World Climate Research Programme
WDAC WCRP Data Advisory Council
WFDEI WATCH Forcing Data ERA-Interim
WG Working Group
WGCM Working Group on Coupled Modeling
WGNE The Working Group on Numerical Experimentation (WGNE)
WGSIP Working Group on Seasonal to Interannual Prediction
WMO World Meteorological Organization
WOAP WCRP Observation and Assimilation Panel
WWRP World Weather Research Program

X[edit]

Y[edit]

YESS Young Earth Systems Scientists community
YHS Young Hydrologic Society
YOTC Year Of Tropical Convection

Z[edit]