Parameter: ENSO_Cat

Master parameters information
Short Name:
 unknown
Short Description:
 no standard parameter
Official Name:
 unknown
No Data Value:
Description:
 

association with a community-wide standard parameter is not yet defined

Dataset-parameters information
Supplied Name: 
ENSO_Cat
Supplied Units: 
unitless
Datatype: 
String
Conversion Necessary: 
no
No Data Value: 
nd
Description: 

Categorical description of El Ni?o-Southern Oscillation phase. Categories were determined using the ONI. Winter/Spring ONI values of >=1 were considered "El Nino" years, values <= -1 were considered "La Nina" years; all other years were considered "non-ENSO" years.