eyeshp: Hurricane Katrina eye point dataset

Description Format Details Examples

Description

A dataset containing points representing the eye of Hurricane Katrina centroid from 21:00 26-AUG-2005 to 21:00 29-AUG-2005. Polygon contours were extracted from the US NOAA H*Wind product, downloadable from: http://www.aoml.noaa.gov/hrd/data_sub/wind.html

Format

A SpatialPointsDataFrame with 33 records of of the location of Hurricane Katrina, every 3 hrs, from 21:00 25-AUG-2005 to 21:00 29-AUG-2005. The date and time of each polygon is recorded in the column DateTime.

Details

The eyeshp dataset contains points that were derived from the raw NOAA H*Wind data. The data is included here to provide a point-data comparison to the data in the katrina dataset which is polygon data

Examples

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library(sp)
data("eyeshp")
plot(eyeshp)

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