Creates and draws a contour plot.
load "$NCARG_ROOT/lib/ncarg/nclscripts/csm/gsn_code.ncl" function gsn_contour ( wks  : graphic, data : numeric, res  : logical ) return_val  : graphic
The data to contour; must be one- or two-dimensional.res
A variable containing an optional list of plot resources, attached as attributes. Set to True if you want the attached attributes to be applied, and False if you either don't have any resources to set, or you don't want the resources applied.
A scalar id of the contour plot created is returned. The id of the data object is also returned as an attribute called data. This is useful if you want to use setvalues to change some data options after this function has been called.
This function creates and draws a contour plot on the given workstation.
If data is two-dimensional, then the leftmost dimension is represented on the Y axis, and the rightmost dimension on the X axis.
If data has a _FillValue attribute, this value will be used as a missing value. If data has a long_name attribute, this value will be used as the main title.
You should use gsn_csm_contour if you want a more customized contour plot and/or if your data has coordinate arrays.
To maximize the area that the plot is drawn in, set the special resource gsnMaximize to True.
For some application examples, see:
See also the suite of gsn_contour examples.