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SLP, 3-h Accumulated Precipitation (in)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Total Precipitation (in)
0-60h

3-h Accumulated Precipitation (in)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

24-H Accumulated Precipitation (in)
06-30h 18-42h
30-54h

3-h Convective Precipitation (in)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

Total Convective Precipitation (in)
0-60h

Visibility (km)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

Instantaneous Precip Rate (mm/h)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

Instantaneous Convective Precip Rate (mm/h)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

Total Precipitation and Convective Precip Rate (mm/h)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X

Total Column-integrated cloud water+rain (mm)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

Total Column-integrated cloud ice+snow (mm)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

Total Column-integrated condensate (mm)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

Average Column heating rates
Shortwave heating
rate (deg C/hr)
Longwave heating
rate (deg C/hr)
NAM X X
HI3KM X X
NAM,HI3KM X X

Grid-scale heating
rate (deg C/hr)
Convective heating
rate (deg C/hr)
NAM X X
HI3KM X X
NAM,HI3KM X X

Total Column-integrated moisture divergence
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

700 mb - 950 mb Rime Factor, snow mixing ratio,
rain mixing ratio, and cloud water mixing ratio
NAM HI3KM

50 mb - 600 mb Rime Factor, snow mixing ratio,
cloud ice mixing ratio, and cloud water mixing ratio
NAM HI3KM

925mb Relative Humidity
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

850mb Relative Humidity
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

850mb Height, Winds
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM Wind X

700mb Temperature
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

700mb Height and Total Column PW
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM PW X

700mb RH, Vertical Velocity
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM RH X

500mb Temperature
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

200mb Height and Wind Speed
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM
Wind Speed
X

200mb Wind
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

200mb Temperature
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Total/Convective Cloud Fraction - Hawaii
Total Convective
NAM X X
HI3KM X X
NAM,HI3KM X X

Low/Middle/High Cloud Fraction - Hawaii
Low Middle High
NAM X X X
HI3KM X X X
NAM,HI3KM X X X

Cloud Top Temperature/Height/Pressure
Temp Height Pressure
NAM X X X
HI3KM X X X
NAM,HI3KM X X X

Cloud Base Pressure/Height
Height Pressure
NAM X X
HI3KM X X
NAM,HI3KM X X

Cloud Ceiling Height (Kft above surface)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

Deep Convective Cloud Top/Bottom Pressure (mb)
Top
Pressure
Bottom
Pressure
NAM X X
HI3KM X X
NAM,HI3KM X X

Shallow Convective Cloud Top/Bottom Pressure (mb)
Top
Pressure
Bottom
Pressure
NAM X X
HI3KM X X
NAM,HI3KM X X

Total Convective Cloud Top/Bottom Pressure (mb)
Top
Pressure
Bottom
Pressure
NAM X X
HI3KM X X
NAM,HI3KM X X

Grid-Scale Cloud Top/Bottom Pressure (mb)
Top
Pressure
Bottom
Pressure
NAM X X
HI3KM X X
NAM,HI3KM X X

PBL Height (Based on TKE)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

PBL Height (Based on Richardson Number)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

2-M Temperature
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Skin Temperature
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Lowest Model Layer Temperature
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Soil Parameters - Hawaii
NAM HI3KM NAM,
HI3KM
0-10 cm
Soil Temp
X X X
10-40 cm
Soil Temp
X X X
0-10 cm
Soil Moisture
X X X
10-40 cm
Soil Moisture
X X X
0-10 cm
Frozen Soil
Moisture
X X X
10-40 cm
Frozen Soil
Moisture
X X X
0-100 cm Soil
Moisture
Availability
X X X

Skin Temp - 1st Layer Soil Temp
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

Skin Temp - Lowest Model Layer Temp
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

2-m Temp - Skin Temp
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

2-m Dew Point Temperature (deg C)
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

CAPE/CIN/Lifted Index
NAM HI3KM NAM,
HI3KM
Best CIN X X X
Best Lifted
Index
X X X
Surface CIN X X X

Best
CAPE
Sfc
CAPE
NAM X X
HI3KM X X
NAM,HI3KM X X
NAM-HI3KM X X

Surface Downward Shortwave Flux
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Surface Upward Shortwave Flux
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

Surface Downward Longwave Flux
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Surface Upward Longwave Flux
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

* ( UpSWFsfc / DownSWFsfc ) * 100, where UpSWF=Instantaneous sfc upward shortwave flux
DownSWF=Instantaneous sfc downward shortwave flux

Net Surface Shortwave Flux
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Net Surface Longwave Flux
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Net Surface Shortwave+Longwave Flux
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Ground Heat Flux
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Latent Heat Flux
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Sensible Heat Flux
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X
HI3KM-NAM X

Surface Friction Velocity
Hawaii
NAM X
HI3KM X
NAM,HI3KM X

Simulated Radar Reflectivity (dBZ)
NAM HI3KM NAM,
HI3KM
Composite
Reflectivity
X X X
Lowest Model Level
Reflectivity
X X X
1 km AGL
Reflectivity
X X X
All 3 Combined X X
Radar Echo Top Height X X X

Additional Surface Fields

10-m Wind,
Surface Height
NAM 12-km Parent
Hawaii 3-km Nest
Parent, Nest Combined
10-m Wind
Isotachs
NAM 12-km Parent
Hawaii 3-km Nest
Parent, Nest Combined
Lowest level
wind, sfc height
NAM 12-km Parent
Hawaii 3-km Nest
Parent, Nest Combined
Lowest level
wind, isotachs
NAM 12-km Parent
Hawaii 3-km Nest
Parent, Nest Combined
Best CAPE,CIN combined NAM 12-km Parent
Hawaii 3-km Nest
Parent, Nest Combined