Inventory of File nam.t00z.awip1206.tm00.grib2

Model: NAM
Cycle: 00 UTC
Forecast: 06
Number of Records: 205


Number Level/Layer Parameter Forecast Valid Description
001 mean sea level MSLET M 6 hour fcst (Eta model reduction) [Pa]
002 mean sea level PRMSL 6 hour fcst Pressure Reduced to MSL [Pa]
003 surface VIS 6 hour fcst Visibility [m]
004 250 mb ABSV 6 hour fcst Absolute Vorticity [1/s]
005 500 mb ABSV 6 hour fcst Absolute Vorticity [1/s]
006 700 mb ABSV 6 hour fcst Absolute Vorticity [1/s]
007 850 mb ABSV 6 hour fcst Absolute Vorticity [1/s]
008 1000 mb ABSV 6 hour fcst Absolute Vorticity [1/s]
009 surface PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
010 surface HGT 6 hour fcst Geopotential Height [gpm]
011 2 m above ground TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
012 2 m above ground SPFH 6 hour fcst Specific Humidity [kg/kg]
013 2 m above ground DPT 6 hour fcst Dew Point Temperature [K]
014 2 m above ground RH 6 hour fcst Relative Humidity [%]
015 10 m above ground POT 6 hour fcst Potential Temperature [K]
016 10 m above ground SPFH 6 hour fcst Specific Humidity [kg/kg]
017.1 10 m above ground UGRD 6 hour fcst U-Component of Wind [m/s]
017.2 10 m above ground VGRD 6 hour fcst V-Component of Wind [m/s]
018 surface APCP 0-6 hour acc Total Precipitation [kg/m^2]
019 surface ACPCP 0-6 hour acc Convective Precipitation [kg/m^2]
020 surface WEASD 0-6 hour acc Water Equivalent of Accumulated Snow Depth [kg/m^2]
021 surface CSNOW 6 hour fcst Categorical Snow (yes=1; no=0) [non-dim]
022 surface CICEP 6 hour fcst Categorical Ice Pellets (yes=1; no=0) [non-dim]
023 surface CFRZR 6 hour fcst Categorical Freezing Rain (yes=1; no=0) [non-dim]
024 surface CRAIN 6 hour fcst Categorical Rain (yes=1; no=0) [non-dim]
025 surface CAPE 6 hour fcst Convective Available Potential Energy [J/kg]
026 surface CIN 6 hour fcst Convective Inhibition [J/kg]
027 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) PWAT 6 hour fcst Precipitable Water [kg/m^2]
028 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) TCDC 6 hour fcst Total Cloud Cover [%]
029 surface DSWRF 0-6 hour ave Downward Short-Wave Rad. Flux [W/m^2]
030 3000-0 m above ground HLCY 6 hour fcst Storm Relative Helicity [m^2/s^2]
031 6000-0 m above ground USTM 6 hour fcst U-Component Storm Motion [m/s]
032 6000-0 m above ground VSTM 6 hour fcst V-Component Storm Motion [m/s]
033 30-0 mb above ground TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
034 30-0 mb above ground RH 6 hour fcst Relative Humidity [%]
035.1 30-0 mb above ground UGRD 6 hour fcst U-Component of Wind [m/s]
035.2 30-0 mb above ground VGRD 6 hour fcst V-Component of Wind [m/s]
036 30-0 mb above ground PLI 6 hour fcst Parcel Lifted Index (to 500 mb) [K]
037 60-30 mb above ground TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
038.1 60-30 mb above ground UGRD 6 hour fcst U-Component of Wind [m/s]
038.2 60-30 mb above ground VGRD 6 hour fcst V-Component of Wind [m/s]
039 90-60 mb above ground TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
040 90-60 mb above ground RH 6 hour fcst Relative Humidity [%]
041.1 90-60 mb above ground UGRD 6 hour fcst U-Component of Wind [m/s]
041.2 90-60 mb above ground VGRD 6 hour fcst V-Component of Wind [m/s]
042 120-90 mb above ground TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
043.1 120-90 mb above ground UGRD 6 hour fcst U-Component of Wind [m/s]
043.2 120-90 mb above ground VGRD 6 hour fcst V-Component of Wind [m/s]
044 150-120 mb above ground TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
045 150-120 mb above ground RH 6 hour fcst Relative Humidity [%]
046.1 150-120 mb above ground UGRD 6 hour fcst U-Component of Wind [m/s]
046.2 150-120 mb above ground VGRD 6 hour fcst V-Component of Wind [m/s]
047 180-0 mb above ground 4LFTX 6 hour fcst Best (4 layer) Lifted Index [K]
048 180-0 mb above ground CAPE 6 hour fcst Convective Available Potential Energy [J/kg]
049 180-0 mb above ground CIN 6 hour fcst Convective Inhibition [J/kg]
050 500-1000 mb LFTX 6 hour fcst Surface Lifted Index [K]
051 60-30 mb above ground RH 6 hour fcst Relative Humidity [%]
052 120-90 mb above ground RH 6 hour fcst Relative Humidity [%]
053 surface SHTFL 6 hour fcst Sensible Heat Net Flux [W/m^2]
054 surface LHTFL 6 hour fcst Latent Heat Net Flux [W/m^2]
055 surface DSWRF 6 hour fcst Downward Short-Wave Rad. Flux [W/m^2]
056 surface DLWRF 6 hour fcst Downward Long-Wave Rad. Flux [W/m^2]
057 surface USWRF 6 hour fcst Upward Short-Wave Rad. Flux [W/m^2]
058 surface ULWRF 6 hour fcst Upward Long-Wave Rad. Flux [W/m^2]
059 top of atmosphere ULWRF 6 hour fcst Upward Long-Wave Rad. Flux [W/m^2]
060 top of atmosphere BRTMP 6 hour fcst Brightness Temperature [K]
061 surface LAND 6 hour fcst Land Cover (1=land, 0=sea) [Proportion]
062 surface SFCR 6 hour fcst Surface Roughness [m]
063 surface FRICV 6 hour fcst Frictional Velocity [m/s]
064 90-0 mb above ground CAPE 6 hour fcst Convective Available Potential Energy [J/kg]
065 90-0 mb above ground CIN 6 hour fcst Convective Inhibition [J/kg]
066 1000-0 m above ground HLCY 6 hour fcst Storm Relative Helicity [m^2/s^2]
067 255-0 mb above ground CAPE 6 hour fcst Convective Available Potential Energy [J/kg]
068 255-0 mb above ground CIN 6 hour fcst Convective Inhibition [J/kg]
069 255-0 mb above ground PLPL 6 hour fcst Pressure of level from which parcel was lifted [Pa]
070 500 mb VVEL 6 hour fcst Vertical Velocity (Pressure) [Pa/s]
071 700 mb VVEL 6 hour fcst Vertical Velocity (Pressure) [Pa/s]
072 750 mb TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
073 800 mb TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
074 850 mb TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
075 900 mb TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
076 surface TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
077 surface WEASD 6 hour fcst Water Equivalent of Accumulated Snow Depth [kg/m^2]
078 1 hybrid level PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
079 1 hybrid level HGT 6 hour fcst Geopotential Height [gpm]
080 1 hybrid level TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
081 1 hybrid level POT 6 hour fcst Potential Temperature [K]
082 1 hybrid level DPT 6 hour fcst Dew Point Temperature [K]
083 1 hybrid level RH 6 hour fcst Relative Humidity [%]
084 1 hybrid level SPFH 6 hour fcst Specific Humidity [kg/kg]
085.1 1 hybrid level UGRD 6 hour fcst U-Component of Wind [m/s]
085.2 1 hybrid level VGRD 6 hour fcst V-Component of Wind [m/s]
086 1 hybrid level VVEL 6 hour fcst Vertical Velocity (Pressure) [Pa/s]
087 1 hybrid level TKE 6 hour fcst Turbulent Kinetic Energy [J/kg]
088 1 hybrid level RIME 6 hour fcst Rime Factor [non-dim]
089 0-0.1 m below ground TSOIL 6 hour fcst Soil Temperature [K]
090 0-0.1 m below ground SOILW 6 hour fcst Volumetric Soil Moisture Content [Fraction]
091 0.1-0.4 m below ground TSOIL 6 hour fcst Soil Temperature [K]
092 0.1-0.4 m below ground SOILW 6 hour fcst Volumetric Soil Moisture Content [Fraction]
093 0.4-1 m below ground TSOIL 6 hour fcst Soil Temperature [K]
094 0.4-1 m below ground SOILW 6 hour fcst Volumetric Soil Moisture Content [Fraction]
095 1-2 m below ground TSOIL 6 hour fcst Soil Temperature [K]
096 1-2 m below ground SOILW 6 hour fcst Volumetric Soil Moisture Content [Fraction]
097 3 m underground TSOIL 6 hour fcst Soil Temperature [K]
098 0-1 m below ground MSTAV 6 hour fcst Moisture Availability [%]
099 0-2 m below ground SOILM 6 hour fcst Soil Moisture Content [kg/m^2]
100 surface CNWAT 6 hour fcst Plant Canopy Surface Water [kg/m^2]
101 surface SNOM 0-6 hour acc Snow Melt [kg/m^2]
102 surface SSRUN 0-6 hour acc Storm Surface Runoff [kg/m^2]
103 surface BGRUN 0-6 hour acc Baseflow-Groundwater Runoff [kg/m^2]
104 surface SFEXC 6 hour fcst Exchange Coefficient [(kg/m^3)(m/s)]
105 surface VEG 6 hour fcst Vegetation [%]
106 low cloud layer LCDC 6 hour fcst Low Cloud Cover [%]
107 middle cloud layer MCDC 6 hour fcst Medium Cloud Cover [%]
108 high cloud layer HCDC 6 hour fcst High Cloud Cover [%]
109 180-150 mb above ground TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
110.1 180-150 mb above ground UGRD 6 hour fcst U-Component of Wind [m/s]
110.2 180-150 mb above ground VGRD 6 hour fcst V-Component of Wind [m/s]
111 0.47-1 sigma layer RH 6 hour fcst Relative Humidity [%]
112 surface ALBDO 6 hour fcst Albedo [%]
113 surface WTMP 6 hour fcst Water Temperature [K]
114 1 hybrid level BMIXL 6 hour fcst Blackadars Mixing Length Scale [m]
115 surface ICEC 6 hour fcst Ice Cover [Proportion]
116 cloud top TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
117 surface CPOFP 6 hour fcst Probability of Frozen Precipitation [%]
118 surface PRATE 6 hour fcst Precipitation Rate [kg/m^2/s]
119 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) TCOLW 6 hour fcst Total Column-Integrated Cloud Water [kg/m^2]
120 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) TCOLI 6 hour fcst Total Column-Integrated Cloud Ice [kg/m^2]
121 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) TCOLR 6 hour fcst Total Column Integrated Rain [kg/m^2]
122 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) TCOLS 6 hour fcst Total Column Integrated Snow [kg/m^2]
123 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) TCOLC 6 hour fcst Total Column-Integrated Condensate [kg/m^2]
124 cloud base PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
125 cloud top PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
126 convective cloud bottom level PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
127 convective cloud top level PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
128 shallow convective cloud bottom level PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
129 shallow convective cloud top level PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
130 deep convective cloud bottom level PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
131 deep convective cloud top level PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
132 grid scale cloud bottom level PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
133 grid scale cloud top level PRES 6 hour fcst Pressure [Pa]
134 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) CDCON 6 hour fcst Convective Cloud Cover [%]
135 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) CUEFI 6 hour fcst Convective Cloud Efficiency [non-dim]
136 surface SNOD 6 hour fcst Snow Depth [m]
137 surface MXSALB 6 hour fcst Maximum Snow Albedo [%]
138 0-0.1 m below ground SOILL 6 hour fcst Liquid Volumetric Soil Moisture (non Frozen) [Proportion]
139 0.1-0.4 m below ground SOILL 6 hour fcst Liquid Volumetric Soil Moisture (non Frozen) [Proportion]
140 0.4-1 m below ground SOILL 6 hour fcst Liquid Volumetric Soil Moisture (non Frozen) [Proportion]
141 1-2 m below ground SOILL 6 hour fcst Liquid Volumetric Soil Moisture (non Frozen) [Proportion]
142 surface SNFALB 6 hour fcst Snow-Free Albedo [%]
143 surface RLYRS 6 hour fcst Number of Soil Layers in Root Zone [non-dim]
144 surface CCOND 6 hour fcst Canopy Conductance [m/s]
145 surface RSMIN 6 hour fcst Minimal Stomatal Resistance [s/m]
146 surface WILT 6 hour fcst Wilting Point [Fraction]
147 surface HPBL 6 hour fcst Planetary Boundary Layer Height [m]
148 surface SOTYP 6 hour fcst Soil Type [-]
149 surface VGTYP 6 hour fcst Vegetation Type [Integer(0- 13)]
150 surface SMREF 6 hour fcst Transpiration Stress-onset (soil moisture) [Proportion]
151 surface SMDRY 6 hour fcst Direct Evaporation Cease (soil moisture) [Proportion]
152 surface SNOWC 6 hour fcst Snow Cover [%]
153 surface POROS 6 hour fcst Soil Porosity [Proportion]
154 surface RCS 6 hour fcst Solar parameter in canopy conductance [Fraction]
155 surface RCT 6 hour fcst Temperature parameter in canopy conductance [Fraction]
156 surface RCQ 6 hour fcst Humidity parameter in canopy conductance [Fraction]
157 surface RCSOL 6 hour fcst Soil moisture parameter in canopy conductance [Fraction]
158 level of adiabatic condensation from sfc HGT 6 hour fcst Geopotential Height [gpm]
159 surface GUST 6 hour fcst Wind Speed (Gust) [m/s]
160 lowest level of the wet bulb zero HGT 6 hour fcst Geopotential Height [gpm]
161 surface CPRAT 6 hour fcst Convective Precipitation Rate [kg/m^2/s]
162 1 hybrid level REFD 6 hour fcst Reflectivity [dB]
163 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) REFC 6 hour fcst Composite reflectivity [dB]
164 1000 m above ground REFD 6 hour fcst Reflectivity [dB]
165 4000 m above ground REFD 6 hour fcst Reflectivity [dB]
166 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) RETOP 6 hour fcst Echo Top [m]
167 cloud ceiling HGT 6 hour fcst Geopotential Height [gpm]
168 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) TCLSW 6 hour fcst Total column-integrated supercooled liquid water [kg/m^2]
169 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) TCOLM 6 hour fcst Total column-integrated melting ice [kg/m^2]
170 lowest bottom level of supercooled liquid water layer HGT 6 hour fcst Geopotential Height [gpm]
171 highest top level of supercooled liquid water layer HGT 6 hour fcst Geopotential Height [gpm]
172 0.7 sigma level TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
173 0.75 sigma level TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
174 0.8 sigma level TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
175 0.85 sigma level TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
176 0.9 sigma level TMP 6 hour fcst Temperature [K]
177 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) SWHR 6 hour fcst Solar Radiative Heating Rate [K/s]
178 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) LWHR 6 hour fcst Long-Wave Radiative Heating Rate [K/s]
179 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) LRGHR 0-6 hour ave Large Scale Condensate Heating rate [K/s]
180 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) CNVHR 0-6 hour ave Deep Convective Heating rate [K/s]
181 entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) MCONV 6 hour fcst Horizontal Moisture Divergence [kg/kg/s]
182.1 planetary boundary layer UGRD 6 hour fcst U-Component of Wind [m/s]
182.2 planetary boundary layer VGRD 6 hour fcst V-Component of Wind [m/s]
183 planetary boundary layer HGT 6 hour fcst Geopotential Height [gpm]
184 1 hybrid level RWMR 6 hour fcst Rain Mixing Ratio [kg/kg]
185 1 hybrid level SNMR 6 hour fcst Snow Mixing Ratio [kg/kg]
186 :planetary boundary layer VRATE 6 hour fcst Ventilation Rate [m2/s]
187 surface BRTMP 6 hour fcst Brightness Temperature [K]
188 2 m above ground TMAX 5-6 hour fcst Maximum Temperature [K]
189 2 m above ground TMIN 5-6 hour fcst Minimum Temperature [K]
190 2 m above ground MAXRH 5-6 hour miss Maximum Relative Humidity [%]
191 2 m above ground MINRH 5-6 hour miss Minimum Relative Humidity [%]
192 10 m above ground MAXUW 5-6 hour miss U Component of Hourly Maximum 10m Wind Speed [m/s]
193 10 m above ground MAXVW 5-6 hour miss V Component of Hourly Maximum 10m Wind Speed [m/s]
194 surface LTNG 6 hour fcst Lightning [non-dim]
195 surface APCP 3-6 hour acc Total Precipitation [kg/m^2]
196 surface ACPCP 3-6 hour acc Convective Precipitation [kg/m^2]


Last Updated: Thu Nov 3 13:01:59 2011