Model: | NAM |

Cycle: | 00 UTC |

Forecast: | analysis |

Number of Records: | 156 |

Number |
Level/Layer |
Parameter |
Forecast Valid |
Description |
---|---|---|---|---|

001 | mean sea level | PRMSL | analysis | Pressure Reduced to MSL [Pa] |

002 | 1 hybrid level | PRES | analysis | Pressure [Pa] |

003 | 1 hybrid level | REFD | analysis | Reflectivity [dB] |

004 | 1 hybrid level | RIME | analysis | Rime Factor [non-dim] |

005 | 1 hybrid level | HGT | analysis | Geopotential Height [gpm] |

006 | 1 hybrid level | TMP | analysis | Temperature [K] |

007 | 1 hybrid level | POT | analysis | Potential Temperature [K] |

008 | 1 hybrid level | RH | analysis | Relative Humidity [%] |

009 | 1 hybrid level | DPT | analysis | Dew Point Temperature [K] |

010 | 1 hybrid level | SPFH | analysis | Specific Humidity [kg/kg] |

011.1 | 1 hybrid level | UGRD | analysis | U-Component of Wind [m/s] |

011.2 | 1 hybrid level | VGRD | analysis | V-Component of Wind [m/s] |

012 | 1 hybrid level | VVEL | analysis | Vertical Velocity (Pressure) [Pa/s] |

013 | 1 hybrid level | TKE | analysis | Turbulent Kinetic Energy [J/kg] |

014 | entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) | REFC | analysis | Composite reflectivity [dB] |

015 | surface | VIS | analysis | Visibility [m] |

016 | planetary boundary layer | HGT | analysis | Geopotential Height [gpm] |

017.1 | planetary boundary layer | UGRD | analysis | U-Component of Wind [m/s] |

017.2 | planetary boundary layer | VGRD | analysis | V-Component of Wind [m/s] |

018 | planetary boundary layer | VRATE | analysis | Ventilation Rate [m^2/s] |

019 | surface | GUST | analysis | Wind Speed (Gust) [m/s] |

020 | entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) | RETOP | analysis | Echo Top [m] |

021 | 250 mb | ABSV | analysis | Absolute Vorticity [1/s] |

022 | 500 mb | ABSV | analysis | Absolute Vorticity [1/s] |

023 | 700 mb | ABSV | analysis | Absolute Vorticity [1/s] |

024 | 850 mb | ABSV | analysis | Absolute Vorticity [1/s] |

025 | surface | HINDEX | analysis | Haines Index [Numeric] |

026 | 1000 mb | ABSV | analysis | Absolute Vorticity [1/s] |

027 | mean sea level | MSLET M | analysis | (Eta model reduction) [Pa] |

028 | 4000 m above ground | REFD | analysis | Reflectivity [dB] |

029 | 1000 m above ground | REFD | analysis | Reflectivity [dB] |

030 | surface | PRES | analysis | Pressure [Pa] |

031 | surface | HGT | analysis | Geopotential Height [gpm] |

032 | surface | TMP | analysis | Temperature [K] |

033 | 0-0.1 m below ground | TSOIL | analysis | Soil Temperature Validation to deprecate [K] |

034 | 0-0.1 m below ground | SOILW | analysis | Volumetric Soil Moisture Content [Fraction] |

035 | 0-0.1 m below ground | SOILL | analysis | Liquid Volumetric Soil Moisture (non Frozen) [Proportion] |

036 | 0.1-0.4 m below ground | TSOIL | analysis | Soil Temperature Validation to deprecate [K] |

037 | 0.1-0.4 m below ground | SOILW | analysis | Volumetric Soil Moisture Content [Fraction] |

038 | 0.1-0.4 m below ground | SOILL | analysis | Liquid Volumetric Soil Moisture (non Frozen) [Proportion] |

039 | 0.4-1 m below ground | TSOIL | analysis | Soil Temperature Validation to deprecate [K] |

040 | 0.4-1 m below ground | SOILW | analysis | Volumetric Soil Moisture Content [Fraction] |

041 | 0.4-1 m below ground | SOILL | analysis | Liquid Volumetric Soil Moisture (non Frozen) [Proportion] |

042 | 1-2 m below ground | TSOIL | analysis | Soil Temperature Validation to deprecate [K] |

043 | 1-2 m below ground | SOILW | analysis | Volumetric Soil Moisture Content [Fraction] |

044 | 1-2 m below ground | SOILL | analysis | Liquid Volumetric Soil Moisture (non Frozen) [Proportion] |

045 | 3 m underground | TSOIL | analysis | Soil Temperature Validation to deprecate [K] |

046 | 0-1 m below ground | MSTAV | analysis | Moisture Availability [%] |

047 | 0-2 m below ground | SOILM | analysis | Soil Moisture Content [kg/m^2] |

048 | surface | CNWAT | analysis | Plant Canopy Surface Water [kg/m^2] |

049 | surface | WEASD | analysis | Water Equivalent of Accumulated Snow Depth [kg/m^2] |

050 | surface | SNOWC | analysis | Snow Cover [%] |

051 | surface | SNOD | analysis | Snow Depth [m] |

052 | surface | SMDRY | analysis | Direct Evaporation Cease (soil moisture) [Proportion] |

053 | surface | POROS | analysis | Soil Porosity [Proportion] |

054 | 2 m above ground | TMP | analysis | Temperature [K] |

055 | 2 m above ground | SPFH | analysis | Specific Humidity [kg/kg] |

056 | 2 m above ground | DPT | analysis | Dew Point Temperature [K] |

057 | 2 m above ground | RH | analysis | Relative Humidity [%] |

058.1 | 10 m above ground | UGRD | analysis | U-Component of Wind [m/s] |

058.2 | 10 m above ground | VGRD | analysis | V-Component of Wind [m/s] |

059 | 10 m above ground | POT | analysis | Potential Temperature [K] |

060 | 10 m above ground | SPFH | analysis | Specific Humidity [kg/kg] |

061 | surface | CPOFP | analysis | Probability of Frozen Precipitation [%] |

062 | surface | CPRAT | analysis | Convective Precipitation Rate [kg/m^2/s] |

063 | surface | APCP | 0-0 day acc f | Total Precipitation [kg/m^2] |

064 | surface | ACPCP | 0-0 day acc f | Convective Precipitation [kg/m^2] |

065 | surface | WEASD | 0-0 day acc f | Water Equivalent of Accumulated Snow Depth [kg/m^2] |

066 | lowest level of the wet bulb zero | HGT | analysis | Geopotential Height [gpm] |

067 | surface | CSNOW | analysis | Categorical Snow [-] |

068 | surface | CICEP | analysis | Categorical Ice Pellets [-] |

069 | surface | CFRZR | analysis | Categorical Freezing Rain [-] |

070 | surface | CRAIN | analysis | Categorical Rain [-] |

071 | surface | SFCR | analysis | Surface Roughness [m] |

072 | surface | FRICV | analysis | Frictional Velocity [m/s] |

073 | surface | VEG | analysis | Vegetation [%] |

074 | surface | VGTYP | analysis | Vegetation Type [Integer(0- 13)] |

075 | surface | SOTYP | analysis | Soil Type [-] |

076 | surface | CCOND | analysis | Canopy Conductance [m/s] |

077 | surface | RSMIN | analysis | Minimal Stomatal Resistance [s/m] |

078 | surface | RLYRS | analysis | Number of Soil Layers in Root Zone [non-dim] |

079 | surface | WILT | analysis | Wilting Point [Fraction] |

080 | surface | SMREF | analysis | Transpiration Stress-onset (soil moisture) [Proportion] |

081 | surface | RCS | analysis | Solar parameter in canopy conductance [Fraction] |

082 | surface | RCT | analysis | Temperature parameter in canopy conductance [Fraction] |

083 | surface | RCQ | analysis | Humidity parameter in canopy conductance [Fraction] |

084 | surface | RCSOL | analysis | Soil moisture parameter in canopy conductance [Fraction] |

085 | 500-1000 mb | LFTX | analysis | Surface Lifted Index [K] |

086 | surface | CAPE | analysis | Convective Available Potential Energy [J/kg] |

087 | surface | CIN | analysis | Convective Inhibition [J/kg] |

088 | entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) | PWAT | analysis | Precipitable Water [kg/m^2] |

089 | entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) | TCOLW | analysis | Total Column-Integrated Cloud Water [kg/m^2] |

090 | entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) | TCOLI | analysis | Total Column-Integrated Cloud Ice [kg/m^2] |

091 | entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) | TCOLR | analysis | Total Column Integrated Rain [kg/m^2] |

092 | entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) | TCOLS | analysis | Total Column Integrated Snow [kg/m^2] |

093 | entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) | TCOLC | analysis | Total Column-Integrated Condensate [kg/m^2] |

094 | entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) | CUEFI | analysis | Convective Cloud Efficiency [non-dim] |

095 | cloud base | PRES | analysis | Pressure [Pa] |

096 | cloud ceiling | HGT | analysis | Geopotential Height [gpm] |

097 | convective cloud bottom level | PRES | analysis | Pressure [Pa] |

098 | shallow convective cloud bottom level | PRES | analysis | Pressure [Pa] |

099 | grid scale cloud bottom level | PRES | analysis | Pressure [Pa] |

100 | cloud top | PRES | analysis | Pressure [Pa] |

101 | convective cloud top level | PRES | analysis | Pressure [Pa] |

102 | shallow convective cloud top level | PRES | analysis | Pressure [Pa] |

103 | grid scale cloud top level | PRES | analysis | Pressure [Pa] |

104 | surface | DSWRF | 0-0 day ave f | Downward Short-Wave Radiation Flux [W/m^2] |

105 | surface | DSWRF | analysis | Downward Short-Wave Radiation Flux [W/m^2] |

106 | 3000-0 m above ground | HLCY | analysis | Storm Relative Helicity [m^2/s^2] |

107.1 | 6000-0 m above ground | USTM | analysis | U-Component Storm Motion [m/s] |

107.2 | 6000-0 m above ground | VSTM | analysis | V-Component Storm Motion [m/s] |

108 | 0C isotherm | HGT | analysis | Geopotential Height [gpm] |

109 | 30-0 mb above ground | TMP | analysis | Temperature [K] |

110 | 30-0 mb above ground | RH | analysis | Relative Humidity [%] |

111.1 | 30-0 mb above ground | UGRD | analysis | U-Component of Wind [m/s] |

111.2 | 30-0 mb above ground | VGRD | analysis | V-Component of Wind [m/s] |

112 | 30-0 mb above ground | PLI | analysis | Parcel Lifted Index (to 500 hPa) [K] |

113 | 60-30 mb above ground | TMP | analysis | Temperature [K] |

114 | 60-30 mb above ground | RH | analysis | Relative Humidity [%] |

115.1 | 60-30 mb above ground | UGRD | analysis | U-Component of Wind [m/s] |

115.2 | 60-30 mb above ground | VGRD | analysis | V-Component of Wind [m/s] |

116 | 90-60 mb above ground | TMP | analysis | Temperature [K] |

117 | 90-60 mb above ground | RH | analysis | Relative Humidity [%] |

118.1 | 90-60 mb above ground | UGRD | analysis | U-Component of Wind [m/s] |

118.2 | 90-60 mb above ground | VGRD | analysis | V-Component of Wind [m/s] |

119 | 120-90 mb above ground | TMP | analysis | Temperature [K] |

120 | 120-90 mb above ground | RH | analysis | Relative Humidity [%] |

121.1 | 120-90 mb above ground | UGRD | analysis | U-Component of Wind [m/s] |

121.2 | 120-90 mb above ground | VGRD | analysis | V-Component of Wind [m/s] |

122 | 150-120 mb above ground | TMP | analysis | Temperature [K] |

123 | 150-120 mb above ground | RH | analysis | Relative Humidity [%] |

124.1 | 150-120 mb above ground | UGRD | analysis | U-Component of Wind [m/s] |

124.2 | 150-120 mb above ground | VGRD | analysis | V-Component of Wind [m/s] |

125 | 180-0 mb above ground | 4LFTX | analysis | Best (4 layer) Lifted Index [K] |

126 | 180-0 mb above ground | CAPE | analysis | Convective Available Potential Energy [J/kg] |

127 | 180-0 mb above ground | CIN | analysis | Convective Inhibition [J/kg] |

128 | surface | HPBL | analysis | Planetary Boundary Layer Height [m] |

129 | 90-0 mb above ground | CAPE | analysis | Convective Available Potential Energy [J/kg] |

130 | 90-0 mb above ground | CIN | analysis | Convective Inhibition [J/kg] |

131 | 255-0 mb above ground | CAPE | analysis | Convective Available Potential Energy [J/kg] |

132 | 255-0 mb above ground | CIN | analysis | Convective Inhibition [J/kg] |

133 | 255-0 mb above ground | PLPL | analysis | Pressure of level from which parcel was lifted [Pa] |

134 | surface | LAND | analysis | Land Cover (0=sea, 1=land) [Proportion] |

135 | surface | ICEC | analysis | Ice Cover [Proportion] |

136 | surface | ALBDO | analysis | Albedo [%] |

137 | surface | SNFALB | analysis | Snow-Free Albedo [%] |

138 | surface | MXSALB | analysis | Maximum Snow Albedo [%] |

139 | surface | WTMP | analysis | Water Temperature [K] |

140 | surface | PRATE | analysis | Precipitation Rate [kg/m^2/s] |

141 | surface | SHTFL | analysis | Sensible Heat Net Flux [W/m^2] |

142 | surface | LHTFL | analysis | Latent Heat Net Flux [W/m^2] |

143 | entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) | TCDC | analysis | Total Cloud Cover [%] |

144 | entire atmosphere (considered as a single layer) | CDCON | analysis | Convective Cloud Cover [%] |

145 | surface | DLWRF | analysis | Downward Long-Wave Rad. Flux [W/m^2] |

146 | surface | USWRF | analysis | Upward Short-Wave Radiation Flux [W/m^2] |

147 | surface | ULWRF | analysis | Upward Long-Wave Rad. Flux [W/m^2] |