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RTOFS Products
Updated: 03/05/2014

Real Time Ocean Forecast System (RTOFS)

*  Information about the RTOFS Global Model
*  Information about the RTOFS Atlantic Model

RTOFS MODEL RUNTIME WARNING

* Products

    cc denotes model cycle runtime (i.e. 00, 06, 12, 18)
    xxx denotes forecast hour (i.e. 000,003,006)
    mm denotes ensemble member

The Inventory links contain detailed model information
Use as a guide when selecting specific parameters from NOMADS through the grib filter option


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DESCRIPTION
NCEP FTP/HTTP Server
File Name
NWS FTP Server
File Name

Real Time Ocean Forecast System (RTOFS)
Global
Atlantic


Global
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RTOFS HYCOM - Global
2 Dimensional Surface Prognostic - 1/12 Degree Resolution
Nowcast - 3 hrly Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_2ds_nxxx_3hrly_prog.nc FH00-48

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_2ds_nxxx_3hrly_prog.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global
2 Dimensional Surface Diagnostic - 1/12 Degree Resolution
Nowcast - 3 hrly Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_2ds_nxxx_3hrly_diag.nc FH00-48

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_2ds_nxxx_3hrly_diag.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global
2 Dimensional Surface Prognostic - 1/12 Degree Resolution
Forecast - 3 hrly Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_2ds_fxxx_3hrly_prog.nc FH00-192

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_2ds_fxxx_3hrly_prog.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global
2 Dimensional Surface Diagnostic - 1/12 Degree Resolution
Forecast - 3 hrly Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_2ds_fxxx_3hrly_diag.nc FH00-192

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_2ds_fxxx_3hrly_diag.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global
2 Dimensional Surface Prognostic - 1/12 Degree Resolution
Nowcast Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_2ds_nxxx_daily_prog.nc FH00-48

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_2ds_nxxx_daily_prog.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global
2 Dimensional Surface Diagnostic - 1/12 Degree Resolution
Nowcast Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_2ds_nxxx_daily_diag.nc

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_2ds_nxxx_dialy_diag.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global
2 Dimensional Surface Prognostic - 1/12 Degree Resolution
Forecast Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_2ds_fxxx_daily_prog.nc

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_2ds_fxxx_daily_prog.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global
2 Dimensional Surface Diagnostic - 1/12 Degree Resolution
Forecast Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_2ds_fxxx_daily_diag.nc

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_2ds_fxxx_dialy_diag.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global - US East Coast
Regional Volume - 1/12 Degree High Vertical Resolution
Forecast/Nowcast - 6 hrly Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_3dz_(f|n)xxx_6hrly_hvr_reg1.nc FH00-192

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_3dz_fxxx_6hrly_hvr_reg1.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global - US West Coast
Regional Volume - 1/12 Degree High Vertical Resolution
Forecast/Nowcast - 6 hrly Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_3dz_(f|n)xxx_6hrly_hvr_reg2.nc FH00-192

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_3dz_fxxx_6hrly_hvr_reg2.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global - Alaska
Regional Volume - 1/12 Degree High Vertical Resolution
Forecast/Nowcast - 6 hrly Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_3dz_(f|n)fxxx_6hrly_hvr_reg3.nc FH00-192

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_3dz_fxxx_6hrly_hvr_reg3.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global
Daily Salinity Volume - 1/12 Degree Resolution
  Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_3dz_fxxx_daily_3zsio.nc FH00-192

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_3dz_fxxx_daily_3zsio.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global
Daily Temperature Volume - 1/12 Degree Resolution
  Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_3dz_fxxx_daily_3ztio.nc FH00-192

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_3dz_fxxx_daily_3ztio.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global
Daily U Component Volume - 1/12 Degree Resolution
  Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_3dz_fxxx_daily_3zuio.nc FH00-192

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_3dz_fxxx_daily_3zuio.nc
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Global
Daily V Component Volume - 1/12 Degree Resolution
  Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo_3dz_fxxx_daily_3zvio.nc FH00-192

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_3dz_fxxx_daily_3zvio.nc
Not Available
RTOFS Global - Regional Forecast
  Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo.tCCz.fFFF_alaska_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.fFFF_arctic_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.fFFF_bering_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.fFFF_guam_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.fFFF_gulf_alaska_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.fFFF_honolulu_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.fFFF_hudson_baffin_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.fFFF_samoa_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.fFFF_trop_paci_lowres_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.fFFF_west_atl_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.fFFF_west_conus_std.grb2
FH00-144
FH00-144
FH00-144
FH00-144
FH00-144
FH00-144
FH00-144
FH00-144
FH00-144
FH00-144
FH00-144

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
Not Available
RTOFS Global - Regional Nowcast
  Filename Inventory
  rtofs_glo.tCCz.nFFF_alaska_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.nFFF_arctic_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.nFFF_bering_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.nFFF_guam_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.nFFF_gulf_alaska_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.nFFF_honolulu_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.nFFF_hudson_baffin_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.nFFF_samoa_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.nFFF_trop_paci_lowres_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.nFFF_west_atl_std.grb2
rtofs_glo.t00z.nFFF_west_conus_std.grb2
FH00-44
FH00-44
FH00-44
FH00-44
FH00-44
FH00-44
FH00-44
FH00-44
FH00-44
FH00-44
FH00-44

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
Not Available
RTOFS Forcing data files - Global
fcst2/fcst3 Filename Inventory
Air Temperature
Precipitation
Pressure
Radiant Flux
Surface Temp
Wind Stress - North Component
Wind Stress - East Component
Vapor Mix Ratios
Wind Speed
rtofs_glo.fcst#.tCCz.forcing.airtmp.a
rtofs_glo.fcst#.tCCz.forcing.precip.a
rtofs_glo.fcst#.tCCz.forcing.presur.a
rtofs_glo.fcst#.tCCz.forcing.radflx.a
rtofs_glo.fcst#.tCCz.forcing.surtmp.a
rtofs_glo.fcst#.tCCz.forcing.taunwd.a
rtofs_glo.fcst#.tCCz.forcing.tauewd.a
rtofs_glo.fcst#.tCCz.forcing.vapmix.a
rtofs_glo.fcst#.tCCz.forcing.wndspd.a
 

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_fcst#.tCCz.forcing.variable.a
Not Available
RTOFS Forcing data files - Global
Analysis Filename Inventory
Air Temperature
Precipitation
Pressure
Radiant Flux
Surface Temp
Wind Stress - North Component
Wind Stress - East Component
Vapor Mix Ratios
Wind Speed
rtofs_glo.anal.tCCz.forcing.airtmp.a
rtofs_glo.anal.tCCz.forcing.precip.a
rtofs_glo.anal.tCCz.forcing.presur.a
rtofs_glo.anal.tCCz.forcing.radflx.a
rtofs_glo.anal.tCCz.forcing.surtmp.a
rtofs_glo.anal.tCCz.forcing.taunwd.a
rtofs_glo.anal.tCCz.forcing.tauewd.a
rtofs_glo.anal.tCCz.forcing.vapmix.a
rtofs_glo.anal.tCCz.forcing.wndspd.a
 

Available in NETCDF via ftp
Available in NETCDF via http
rtofs_glo_anal.tCCz.forcing.variable.a
Not Available
RTOFS Archive Data and Header Files - Global

  Filename Inventory
Meta Data rtofs_glo.tCCz.fxxx.archv.(a|b) FH00-192

Available via ftp
Available via http
rtofs_glo.tCCz.fxxx.archv.a
rtofs_glo.tCCz.fxxx.archv.b
Not Available

Atlantic
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RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic
Contains All Fields - 4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Hybrid Curvilinear Grid
Nowcast Full Volume Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.N000.3d.grb.grib2 Analysis

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.N000.3d.grb.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic
Partial Set - 4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Nowcast Full Volume Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.N000.grb.grib2 Analysis

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.N000.grb.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic
4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Nowcast Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.n-xx.hires.grb.std.grib2 N01-23

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.n-xx.hires.grb.std.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic
Partial Set - 4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Nowcast Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.n-xx.grb.grib2 N01-23

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.n-xx.grb.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic
Contains All Fields - 4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Hybrid Curvilinear Grid
Forecast Full Volume Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.Fxxx.3d.grb.grib2 FH24,48,72,96,120,144

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.Fxxx.3d.grb.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic
Partial Set - 4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Forecast Full Volume Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.Fxxx.grb.grib2 FH24,48,72,96,120,144

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.Fxxx.grb.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic
4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Forecast Surface Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.atl.grb.std.grib2 FH001-144

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.atl.grb.std.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic
4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Forecast Surface Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.atl.hires.grb.std.grib2 FH001-144

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.atl.hires.grb.std.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic
Partial Set - 4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Forecast Surface Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.grb.grib2 FH001-144

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.grb.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic - Gulf of Mexico
24 hour 4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Forecast Surface Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.gm.grb.std.grib2 FH24,48,72,96,120,144

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.gm.grb.std.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic - Gulf of Maine
24 hour 4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Forecast Surface Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.gma.grb.std.grib2 FH24,48,72,96,120,144

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.gma.grb.std.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic - Gulf Stream
24 hour 4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Forecast Surface Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.gs.grb.std.grib2 FH24,48,72,96,120,144

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.fxxx.gs.grb.std.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic - Gulf of Mexico
4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Nowcast Surface Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.n000.gm.grb.std.grib2 Analysis

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.n000.gm.grb.std.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic - Gulf of Maine
4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Nowcast Surface Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.n000.gma.grb.std.grib2 Analysis

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.n000.gma.grb.std.grib2
Not Available
RTOFS HYCOM - Atlantic - Gulf Stream
4-7 km Resolution (US Coastal Waters)
Nowcast Surface Filename Inventory
  ofs_atl.tccz.n000.gs.grb.std.grib2 Analysis

Available in GRIB2 via ftp
Available in GRIB2 via http
ofs_atl.tccz.n000.gs.grb.std.grib2
Not Available
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