NAM Fire Weather High Resolution Nested Runs

LATEST RUN IS FROM 18Z 08/29/2014

This page will show selected fields from the most recent 00z, 06z, 12z, and 18z NAM High Resolution "Fire Weather" nested run. This nest runs inside either NAM CONUS or Alaska nest. It runs to 36-h and has a resolution of 1.333 km (if in CONUS) or 1.5 km (if in Alaska).

Please note : This web page is not operational and therefore not subject to 24-h monitoring to ensure that it runs routinely. Additionally, these graphics will be unavailable during periods when the NCEP development computer is down. If you have any questions please email Eric Rogers at eric.rogers@noaa.gov or Geoff DiMego at geoff.dimego@noaa.gov

Parameter 18Z 08/29/2014 Run 12Z 08/29/2014 Run 06Z 08/29/2014 Run 00Z 08/29/2014 Run
Latitude/Longitude of Center 36.0, -112.0 47.0, -119.0 43.8, -120.5 42.0, -122.0
Highways X X X X
Haines Index X X X X
Ventilation Rate X X X X
Transport Wind, Terrain Height X X X X
PBL Height X X X X
PBL Height (Based on Richardson Number) X X X X
1-H Minimum Relative Humidity, 10-m Wind X X X X
Sea-level Pressure, 1-h Accumulated Precip, 10-m Wind X X X X
1-h Accumulated Precip X X X X
1-h Accumulated Convective Precip, 10-m Wind X X X X
Categorical Precipitation Type X X X X
Percent Frozen Precipitation X X X X
Composite Radar Reflectivity, 10-m Wind X X X X
1000 m AGL Radar Reflectivity, 10-m Wind X X X X
300 MB Most Unstable CAPE X X X X
Maximum 1-h Updraft Vertical Velocity X X X X
Maximum 1-h Downdraft Vertical Velocity X X X X
Maximum 2-5 km Updraft Helicity X X X X
Shelter (2-m) Temperature, 10-m Wind X X X X
Shelter (2-m) Dew Point Temperature, 10-m Wind X X X X
Shelter (2-m) Relative Humidity, 10-m Wind X X X X
Terrain Height, 10-m Wind X X X X
10-m Wind Speed X X X X
10-m Wind Speed Gust X X X X
Total Column Precipitable Water X X X X
Total Column Condensate X X X X
925 mb Height, Wind X X X X
850 mb Height, Temperature X X X X
700 mb Height, RH X X X X
500 mb Height, Wind X X X X
250 mb Height, Wind X X X X
250 mb Wind Speed X X X X
12-H Accumulated Precipitation X X X X
24-H Accumulated Precipitation X X X X
36-H Accumulated Precipitation X X X X

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