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MADIS Gap-filling Upper Air Wind Variables

SHOUT Wind Variables

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Code       Name                                Units      Max     Notes      Max Number   Database*
                                                       QC Level               of Levels  FSL  
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DD        wind direction                       deg          1       1                     X   
FF        wind speed                           m/s          1       1                     X   
P         pressure                             Pa           0                             X  
ELEV      height                               m            0       4                     X
LAT       latitude                             deg N        1                             X   
LON       longitude                            deg E        1                             X   
T         air temperature                      K            1                             X       
TD        dewpoint temperature                 K            1                             X
RH        relative humidity                    %            1                             X       

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Code       Name                                Character         Notes     Database
                                               Size                      FSL    AWIPS
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VENDORID  vendor id                            51           0       5       
PLATFRM   platform                             61           0       6


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MADIS WISDOM Balloon Wind Variables

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Code       Name                                Units      Max     Notes      Max Number   Database*
                                                       QC Level               of Levels  FSL  
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CIRCERR   position fix error                   m
DD        wind direction                       deg          1       1                     X   
FF        wind speed                           m/s          1       1                     X   
U         u wind component                     m/s          1       1                     X   
V         v wind component                     m/s          1       1                     X   
HT        altitude                             m            0       4                     X   
P         pressure (Calulated)                 Pa           0                             X  
POBS      pressure (Observed)                  Pa           0       2                     X  
LAT       latitude                             deg N        1                             X   
LON       longitude                            deg E        1                             X   
T         air temperature                      K            1       2                     X        
RH        relative humidity                    %            1       2                     X       
CUTDOWN   cutdown flag                         code         0       3

* The WISDOM data is only available with the FSL database.


Last updated 28 March 2017