NCEP Operational NAM Graphics

The current forecast cycle is 06Z 20 APR 2014 ; graphics finished at Sun Apr 20 10:53:01 UTC 2014

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Forecasts displayed on this web page:

  • NCEP Operational North American Mesoscale (NAM) model forecast
  • NOTE: Unless labelled otherwise, all displayed winds are in knots, all displayed heights are in meters.

    GRIB files from the operational NAM forecast can be found on the NCEP ftp server or at the NWS Gateway server. Descriptions of some of these output files can be found at the NAM Output Grid Domains page.

    BUFR hourly forecast sounding files (broken out by station) from the operational NAM forecast can be found on the NWS Gateway server

    DISCLAIMER : This web page is not "operational" and therefore not subject to 24-h monitoring by NCEP's Central Operations staff.

    For more info on the NAM runs, email Eric Rogers at eric.rogers@noaa.gov or Geoff DiMego at geoff.dimego@noaa.gov

    Get the Operational NAM Forecasts for the last 7 days here:

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