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Rapid Refresh (RAP) Products
Updated: 06/18/2014

* Information about the Rapid Refresh Analysis & Forecast System (RAP)
    cc is the model cycle runtime (i.e. 00, 08, 16, 23)
    xx is the forecast hour (i.e. 00, 03, 07, 12, 18)

    Click on the links under Inventory to see the file's contents.
    Use as a guide when selecting specific parameters from NOMADS through the grib filter option

DESCRIPTION
NCEP FTP SERVER
File Name
NWS FTP SERVER
File Name
Regional - CONUS - Pressure Levels
(Lambert Conformal)(13-km Resolution)

  Filename Inventory
  rap.tccz.awp130pgrbfxx.grib2 FH00 FH01* FH02* FH03*

*FH01 applies to these forecast hours
*FH02 applies to these forecast hours
*FH03 applies to these forecast hours

Available in GRIB2 via FTP
Available in GRIB2 via HTTP
rap.tccz.awp130pgrbfxx.grib2
Available in GRIB2 via FTP
fh.xxxx_tl.press_gr.us13km
Regional - CONUS - Pressure Levels
(Lambert Conformal)(20-km Resolution)

  Filename Inventory
  rap.tccz.awp252pgrbfxx.grib2 FH00 FH01* FH02* FH03*

*FH01 applies to these forecast hours
*FH02 applies to these forecast hours
*FH03 applies to these forecast hours

Available in GRIB2 via FTP
Available in GRIB2 via HTTP
rap.tccz.awp252pgrbfxx.grib2
Available in GRIB2 via FTP
fh.xxxx_tl.press_gr.us20km
Regional - CONUS - Pressure Levels
(Lambert Conformal)(40-km Resolution)

  Filename Inventory
  rap.tccz.awp236pgrbfxx.grib2 FH00 FH01* FH02* FH03*

*FH01 applies to these forecast hours
*FH02 applies to these forecast hours
*FH03 applies to these forecast hours

Available in GRIB2 via FTP
Available in GRIB2 via HTTP
rap.tccz.awp236pgrbfxx.grib2
Available in GRIB2 via FTP
fh.xxxx_tl.press_gr.us40km
Regional - CONUS - Native Levels
(Lambert Conformal)(13-km Resolution)

  Filename Inventory
  rap.tccz.awp130bgrbfxx.grib2 FH00 FH01* FH02* FH03*

*FH01 applies to these forecast hours
*FH02 applies to these forecast hours
*FH03 applies to these forecast hours

Available in GRIB2 via FTP
Available in GRIB2 via HTTP
rap.tccz.awp130bgrbfxx.grib2
Available in GRIB2 via FTP
fh.xxxx_tl.press_gr.bgrib13
Regional - CONUS - Native Levels
(Lambert Conformal)(20-km Resolution)

  Filename Inventory
  rap.tccz.awp252bgrbfxx.grib2 FH00 FH01* FH02* FH03*

*FH01 applies to these forecast hours
*FH02 applies to these forecast hours
*FH03 applies to these forecast hours

Available in GRIB2 via FTP
Available in GRIB2 via HTTP
rap.tccz.awp252bgrbfxx.grib2
Available in GRIB2 via FTP
fh.xxxx_tl.press_gr.bgrib20
Regional - NOAMHI (High Resolution North American Master Grid)
(Lambert Conformal)(32-km Resolution)

  Filename Inventory
  rap.tccz.awip32fxx.grib2 FH00 FH01* FH02* FH03*

*FH01 applies to these forecast hours
*FH02 applies to these forecast hours
*FH03 applies to these forecast hours

Available in GRIB2 via FTP
Available in GRIB2 via HTTP
rap.tccz.awip32fxx.grib2
Not Available
Alaska - Quadruple Resolution Grid
(Polar Stereographic)(11-km Resolution)

  Filename Inventory
  rap.tccz.awp242fxx.grib2 FH00 FH01* FH02* FH03*

*FH01 applies to these forecast hours
*FH02 applies to these forecast hours
*FH03 applies to these forecast hours

Available in GRIB2 via FTP
Available in GRIB2 via HTTP
rap.tccz.awp242fxx.grib2
Not Available
Puerto Rico - High Resolution Grid
(Lambert Conformal)(16-km Resolution)

  Filename Inventory
  rap.tccz.awp200fxx.grib2 FH00 FH01* FH02* FH03*

*FH01 applies to these forecast hours
*FH02 applies to these forecast hours
*FH03 applies to these forecast hours

Available in GRIB2 via FTP
Available in GRIB2 via HTTP
rap.tccz.awp200fxx.grib2
Not Available
RAP - BUFR Sounding products
Model Runs every hour (00z-23z)

  Filename Inventory
  rap.tccz.bufrsnd.tar.gz
  rap.tccz.class1.bufr.tm00

Available via FTP
Available via HTTP
rap.tccz.bufrsnd.tar.gz rap.tccz.class1.bufr.tm00
Not Available
Binary Universal Form for the Representation of meteorological data (BUFR)
Inital BUFR Data Dump Files
  Filename Inventory
NEXRAD radial winds
GOES/NASA(Langley) hi-res (1x1 f-o-v) Cloud
rap.tccz.nexrad.tm00.bufr_d
rap.tccz.lgycld.tm00.bufr_d

Available via FTP
Available via HTTP
rap.tccz.filename.tm00.bufr_d
Not Available

*Inventory Disclaimer*
Actual Parameters May Differ From Listed


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