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Code Figure | Meaning |
---|---|

0 |
Analysis |

1 |
Initialization |

2 |
Forecast |

3 |
Bias Corrected Forecast |

4 |
Ensemble Forecast |

5 |
Probability Forecast |

6 |
Forecast Error |

7 |
Analysis Error |

8 |
Observation |

9 |
Climatological |

10 |
Probability-Weighted Forecast |

11 |
Bias-Corrected Ensemble Forecast |

12 | Post-processed Analysis (See Note) |

13 | Post-processed Forecast (See Note) |

14 |
Nowcast |

15 | Hindcast |

16 | Physical Retrieval |

17 | Regression Analysis |

18-191 |
Reserved |

192-254 |
Reserved for Local Use |

192 |
Forecast Confidence Indicator |

193 | Probability-matched Mean |

194 | Neighborhood Probability |

255 | Missing |

Notes:1. Code figures 12 and 13 are intended in cases where code figures 0 and 2 may not be sufficient to indicate that significant post-processing has taken place on an intial analysis or forecast output. |