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SLP, 3-h Accumulated Precipitation (in)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Total Precipitation (in)
0-60h

3-h Accumulated Precipitation (in)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

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

3-h Convective Precipitation (in)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

Total Convective Precipitation (in)
0-60h

Visibility (km)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

Instantaneous Precip Rate (mm/h)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

Instantaneous Convective Precip Rate (mm/h)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

Total Precipitation and Convective Precip Rate (mm/h)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X

Total Column-integrated cloud water+rain (mm)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

Total Column-integrated cloud ice+snow (mm)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

Total Column-integrated condensate (mm)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

Average column heating rates
Shortwave heating
rate (deg C/hr)
Longwave heating
rate (deg C/hr)
NAM X X
PR3KM X X
NAM,PR3KM X X

Grid-scale heating
rate (deg C/hr)
Convective heating
rate (deg C/hr)
NAM X X
PR3KM X X
NAM,PR3KM X X

Total Column-integrated moisture divergence
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

700 mb - 950 mb Rime Factor, snow mixing ratio,
rain mixing ratio, and cloud water mixing ratio
NAM PR3KM

50 mb - 600 mb Rime Factor, snow mixing ratio,
cloud ice mixing ratio, and cloud water mixing ratio
NAM PR3KM

925mb Relative Humidity
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

850mb Relative Humidity
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

850mb Height, Winds
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM Wind X

700mb Temperature
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

700mb Height and Total Column PW
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM PW X

700mb RH, Vertical Velocity
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM RH X

200mb Height and Wind Speed
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM
Wind Speed
X

200mb Wind
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

200mb Temperature
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Total/Convective Cloud Fraction - Puerto Rico
Total Convective
NAM X X
PR3KM X X
NAM,PR3KM X X

Low/Middle/High Cloud Fraction - Puerto Rico
Low Middle High
NAM X X X
PR3KM X X X
NAM,PR3KM X X X

Cloud Top Temperature/Height/Pressure
Temp Height Pressure
NAM X X X
PR3KM X X X
NAM,PR3KM X X X

Cloud Base Pressure/Height
Height Pressure
NAM X X
PR3KM X X
NAM,PR3KM X X

Cloud Ceiling Height (Kft above surface)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

Deep Convective Cloud Top/Bottom Pressure (mb)
Top
Pressure
Bottom
Pressure
NAM X X
PR3KM X X
NAM,PR3KM X X

Shallow Convective Cloud Top/Bottom Pressure (mb)
Top
Pressure
Bottom
Pressure
NAM X X
PR3KM X X
NAM,PR3KM X X

Total Convective Cloud Top/Bottom Pressure (mb)
Top
Pressure
Bottom
Pressure
NAM X X
PR3KM X X
NAM,PR3KM X X

Grid-Scale Cloud Top/Bottom Pressure (mb)
Top
Pressure
Bottom
Pressure
NAM X X
PR3KM X X
NAM,PR3KM X X

PBL Height (Based on TKE)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

PBL Height (Based on Richardson Number)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

2-M Temperature
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Skin Temperature
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Lowest Model Layer Temperature
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Soil Parameters - Puerto Rico
NAM PR3KM NAM,
PR3KM
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
0-100 cm Soil
Moisture
Availability
X X X

Skin Temp - 1st Layer Soil Temp
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

Skin Temp - Lowest Model Layer Temp
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

2-m Temp - Skin Temp
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

2-m Dew Point Temperature (deg C)
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

CAPE/CIN/Lifted Index
NAM PR3KM NAM,
PR3KM
Best CIN X X X
Best Lifted
Index
X X X
Surface CIN X X X

Best
CAPE
Sfc
CAPE
NAM X X
PR3KM X X
NAM,PR3KM X X
NAM-PR3KM X X

Surface Downward Shortwave Flux
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Surface Upward Shortwave Flux
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

Surface Downward Longwave Flux
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Surface Upward Longwave Flux
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

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

Net Surface Shortwave Flux
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Net Surface Longwave Flux
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Net Surface Shortwave+Longwave Flux
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Ground Heat Flux
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Latent Heat Flux
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Sensible Heat Flux
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X
PR3KM-NAM X

Surface Friction Velocity
Puerto Rico
NAM X
PR3KM X
NAM,PR3KM X

Simulated Radar Reflectivity (dBZ)
NAM PR3KM NAM,
PR3KM
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 (Kft) X X X

Additional Surface Fields

10-m Wind,
Surface Height
NAM 12-km Parent
Puerto Rico 3-km Nest
Parent, Nest Combined
10-m Wind
Isotachs
NAM 12-km Parent
Puerto Rico 3-km Nest
Parent, Nest Combined
10-m Wind
Gust Speed (Nest only)
Puerto Rico 3-km Nest
Lowest level
wind, sfc height
NAM 12-km Parent
Puerto Rico 3-km Nest
Parent, Nest Combined
Lowest level
wind, isotachs
NAM 12-km Parent
Puerto Rico 3-km Nest
Parent, Nest Combined
Best CAPE,CIN combined NAM 12-km Parent
Puerto Rico 3-km Nest
Parent, Nest Combined