Data Type 
Parameter 
Long Name 
Units 
int 
time
 Valid output time
 minutes since 19700101 00:00:00 UTC

int 
reference_time
 Model initialization time
 minutes since 19700101 00:00:00 UTC

double 
x
 x coordinate of projection
 m

double 
y
 y coordinate of projection
 m

char 
ProjectionCoordinateSystem
 Projection Coordinate System
 

int 
FSA
 Total absorved SW radiation
 W m2

int 
FIRA
 Total net LW radiation to atmosphere
 W m2

int 
GRDFLX
 Heat flux into the soil
 W m2

int 
HFX
 Total sensible heat to the atmosphere
 W m2

int 
LH
 Total latent heat to the atmosphere
 W m2

int 
UGDRNOFF
 Accumulated underground runoff
 mm

int 
ACCECAN
 Accumulated canopy evap
 mm

int 
ACCEDIR
 Accumulated direct soil evap
 mm

int 
ACCETRAN
 Accumulated transpiration
 mm

int 
TRAD
 Surface radiative temperature
 K

int 
SNLIQ
 Snow layer liquid water
 mm

int 
SOIL_T
 Soil Temperature
 K

int 
SOIL_M
 Volumetric soil moisture
 m3 m3

int 
SNOWH
 Snow depth
 m

int 
SNEQV
 Snow water equivalent
 kg m2

int 
ISNOW
 Number of snow layers
 count

int 
FSNO
 Snowcover fraction on the ground
 

int 
ACSNOM
 Accumulated melting water out of snow bottom
 mm

int 
ACCET
 Accumulated total ET
 mm

int 
CANWAT
 Total canopy water (liquid + ice)
 mm

int 
SOILICE
 Fraction of soil moisture that is ice
 fraction

int 
SOILSAT_TOP
 Fraction of soil saturation, top 2 layers
 fraction

int 
SNOWT_AVG
 Average snow temperature (by layer mass)
 K
