A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
For questions pertaining to land and waters above 60 degrees North.
A weather event that's significantly outside the norm for its time and place
Questions about ECMWF re-analysis
Applied to questions about the use of instruments in earth sciences.
forced under continental crust. These convergent boundaries are sites for volcanic arcs.
Questions related to an organized collection of a large amount of persistent data.
Questions about the processes, theories and evidence for the formation of planetary bodies, mostly the Earth.
For questions related to Geographic Information Systems: any digital tool that is designed to obtain, edit, analyze, and present spatially organized data.
The El Niño Southern Oscillation, including El Niño and La Ninã
Questions about frozen seawater, not about floating icebergs.
Questions referring to the amount of salt in a body of water such as oceans.
the study of past arrangements of the Earth surface.
The theory of the electric and magnetic fields, both in the static and dynamic case, in relation of the Earth.
the part of earth's atmosphere that is above the homosphere (where all gases are well mixed) and starts at approximatly 100km. When asking questions specifically about the uppe…
a self-describing data format developed by University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR).
Use mesoscale tag for atmospheric processes with a horizontal extension from 2 km up to 2000 km. Examples are: thunderstorms, sea breezes, squall lines, fronts, tropical cyclones
Naturally forming sedimentary calcium carbonate. Often contains fossils, indicative of a past marine environment.