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MADIS Radiometer Variables


Numeric

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Code       Name                                Units      Max     Notes      Max Number   Database
                                                       QC Level               of Levels  FSL  AWIPS*
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Profiles                                                            1           100  
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T         air temperature                      K            2       2                     X
TV        virtual temperature                  K            2       2                     X
TD        dewpoint temperature                 K            2       3                     X
RH        relative humidity                    %            2       3                     X
Q         specific humidity                    kg/kg        2       3                     X
DPD       dewpoint depression                  K            2       3                     X
AH        absolute humidity                    g/(m**3)     2       3                     X
WVMR      water vapor mixing ratio             kg/kg        2       3                     X
CLD       cloud liquid density                 g/(m**3)     2                             X
P         pressure                             Pa           0       4                     X
HT        geometric height                     m            0                             X


Single-level Observations
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CBH       cloud base height                    m            2                             X
CBT       infrared cloud base temperature      K            2                             X
ILW       integrated liquid water              m            2                             X
PWV       integrated water vapor               m            2                             X


Station Information                                                
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STATYPE   station type                                      0       1                     X

Character

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Code       Name                                Character          Notes
                                               Size
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STALOC    station location                     51                                         X


* The radiometer data are only available with the FSL database.


Last updated 16 March 2017