Re: Note about ldmarchive

Daryl,

But you don't seem to be getting FSL2 (6 min. wind profiler) data, as was
the case a couple of weeks ago.

Tom
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On Thu, 15 Nov 2001, Daryl Herzmann wrote:

> Hi Everybody!
>
>       I just wanted to send a FYI to everybody regarding the data
> stored in the ldmarchive.agron.iastate.edu queue
>
>       Under normal operating conditions, I only request UNIDATA * and
> the local NEXRADs for the archive.  With a 3G queue, I have approximately
> 30 hours worth of data on hand.
>
>       Under special conditions like a couple of weekends ago, I will
> request ANY * from the upstream site.  This reduces the queue capacity to
> about < 10 hours, I think.  My memory is fading with my old age.
>
>       Anyway, every once in a while I will notice somebody failing over
> just to feed while motherlode is down or their upstream sites are both
> down.  Just realize that under normal conditions, ldmarchive will probably
> not have RADAR data for your site!!!
>
>       FYI, I am currently feeding ANY until motherlode comes back...
>
> Later,
>       Daryl
>
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