DECEMBER 2016 GDAS DATA DUMPS (RECEIVED)

Category Subcategory T00Z T06Z T12Z T18Z Total Number Total Input % Input
Land Sfc Synoptic 19501 19960 20527 19647 79635 79635 *
* METAR 47686 49385 50855 49434 197360 197360 *
* sub-total 67187 69345 71382 69081 276995 276995 ****
Marine Sfc Ship 1573 1606 1530 1541 6250 6250 *
* Drifting Buoy 6946 5665 6869 7017 26497 26497 *
* Moored Buoy 3374 3380 3389 3376 13519 13519 *
* CMAN 4087 4066 4067 4103 16323 16323 *
* Tide Gauge 6094 6204 6172 5994 24464 24464 *
* MSLP Bogus** 0 0 0 0 0 * *
* sub-total 22074 20921 22027 22031 87053 87053 ****
Land Soundings Fixed Land RAOB 681 39 645 32 1397 1397 *
* Mobile Land RAOB 0 0 0 0 0 0 *
* Ship RAOB 1 0 1 0 2 2 *
* Dropsonde 0 0 0 0 0 0 *
* Pibal 87 116 95 90 388 388 *
* Profiler 11 10 11 10 42 42 *
* NEXRAD Wind 1593 1567 1533 1624 6317 6317 *
* sub-total 2373 1732 2285 1756 8146 8146 ****
Aircraft AIREP 3285 7131 6350 5001 21767 21767 *
* PIREP 477 104 313 651 1545 1545 *
* AMDAR 12596 16159 11720 4712 45187 45187 *
* ACARS 157297 82518 83791 160581 484187 484187 *
* RECCO 1 0 0 2 3 3 *
* sub-total 173656 105912 102174 170947 552689 552689 ****
Total non-satellite 265290 197910 197868 263815 924883 924883 ****


**    Data is not used or included in totals.
***   Data is now dumped from BUFR database. Previous numbers reflected thinning, which is now all done in the analysis.
****  % Input is no longer available due innacuracy and ambiguity.



DECEMBER 2016 GDAS SATELLITE DATA DUMPS (DAILY AVERAGE RECEIVED)

DECEMBER 2016 GDAS SATELLITE DATA DUMPS (DAILY AVERAGE RECEIVED)

Category Subcategory T00Z T06Z T12Z T18Z Total Number
Satellite Soundings GOES 3993394 3448030 3664940 4183204 15289568
Ozone OZONE 7605 7743 7563 7762 30673
Satellite Winds SATWND 759751 1082223 943827 803490 3589291
Scatterometer Winds QUIKSCAT 0 0 0 0 0
DMSP SSMI RADIANCES
* SSMI RAINFALL RATES
Cosmic/gps COSMIC 137244 136138 145622 145659 564663
Satellite Surface NASA TRMM DATA 639 647 647 643 2576
Satellite Radiances HIRS3 1B
* HIRS4 1B 8666564 8653363 8686485 8676248 34682660
* AMSUA 1B** 15945753 15595523 16133397 15803260 63477933
* AMSUB 1B
* MHS 12377092 12130919 12463105 12452137 49423253
* AIRS 173187189 174148834 175542912 170195237 693074172
* ATMS 633641 631035 631098 627216 2522990
* AVHRR 8070746 8211537 7720991 8451073 32454347
* CRIS 32737564 32825421 32810928 32331742 130705655
* GOME 109815 111453 110785 110622 442675
* IASI 358821093 355530003 362233157 363679922 1440264175
* MLS30 49640 49427 49190 50673 198930
* OMI 248007 360420 368218 353261 1329906
* SEVIRI 1426742 1433938 1445873 1392985 5699538
* SSMIS 30498596 29829170 30063636 28653833 119045235
Total Satellites Received 647671075 644185824 653022374 647918967 2592798240


** Counts include AMSU-A radiances from the AQUA satellite .



DECEMBER 2016 GDAS SATELLITE DATA DUMPS (DAILY AVERAGE SELECTED)

DECEMBER 2016 GDAS SATELLITE DATA DUMPS (DAILY AVERAGE SELECTED)

Category Subcategory T00Z T06Z T12Z T18Z Total Number
Satellite Soundings GOES 64224 58648 61311 66332 250515
Ozone OZONE 7520 7660 7467 7664 30311
Satellite Winds SATWND 759751 1082223 943827 803490 3589291
Scatterometer Winds QUIKSCAT 0 0 0 0 0
DMSP SSMI RADIANCES
* SSMI RAINFALL RATES
Cosmic/gps COSMIC 134507 133465 142702 142727 553401
Satellite Surface NASA TRMM DATA 639 647 647 643 2576
Satellite Radiances HIRS3 1B
* HIRS4 1B 566188 568648 568347 569535 2272718
* AMSUA 1B** 778675 775014 780076 783090 3116855
* AMSUB 1B
* MHS 202642 200549 204845 205117 813153
* AIRS 2430521 2453857 2471433 2397228 9753039
* ATMS 246744 245778 245855 244914 983291
* AVHRR 42489 42812 42786 45417 173504
* CRIS 5057324 5067943 5067992 5002547 20195806
* GOME 8012 8153 8089 8038 32292
* IASI 13074885 12891717 13218270 13184611 52369483
* MLS30 43530 42458 41713 42831 170532
* OMI 2417 3430 3467 3355 12669
* SEVIRI 27786 27235 27213 27329 109563
* SSMIS 483047 475236 479687 459291 1897261
Total Satellites Selected 23930901 24085473 24315727 23994159 96326260


** Counts include AMSU-A radiances from the AQUA satellite .



DECEMBER 2016 GDAS SATELLITE DATA DUMPS (DAILY AVERAGE ASSIMILATED)

DECEMBER 2016 GDAS SATELLITE DATA DUMPS (DAILY AVERAGE ASSIMILATED)

Category Subcategory T00Z T06Z T12Z T18Z Total Number
Satellite Soundings GOES 24541 16216 17586 23614 81957
Ozone OZONE 5466 5567 5419 5550 22002
Satellite Winds SATWND 759751 1082223 943827 803490 3589291
Scatterometer Winds QUIKSCAT 0 0 0 0 0
DMSP SSMI RADIANCES
* SSMI RAINFALL RATES
Cosmic/gps COSMIC 96848 95316 102779 103218 398161
Satellite Surface NASA TRMM DATA 117 103 73 96 389
Satellite Radiances HIRS3 1B
* HIRS4 1B 3531 3772 3657 3832 14792
* AMSUA 1B** 485957 489747 488981 497544 1962229
* AMSUB 1B
* MHS 108750 110564 111206 112197 442717
* AIRS 575969 558499 588236 552371 2275075
* ATMS 163971 155266 164569 152050 635856
* AVHRR 0 0 0 0 0
* CRIS 292170 284607 293535 281890 1152202
* GOME 0 0 0 0 0
* IASI 1971567 2035655 1964761 2082177 8054160
* MLS30 0 0 0 0 0
* OMI 2416 3430 3467 3355 12668
* SEVIRI 7066 7005 7003 6875 27949
* SSMIS 52459 54249 51951 50102 208761
Total Satellites Assimilated 4550579 4902219 4747050 4678361 18878209


** Counts include AMSU-A radiances from the AQUA satellite .