Re: 07/18Z GRIB Data

Kevin,

I see some of the problems. Even though my ETA file is the right size,
it contains no grid data for 00,06,12,... hour forecasts only grids for
the 03,09,15... Similarly, the AVN is missing some grids, such as the 00
hour and some others.

Jim

"Kevin R. Tyle" wrote:
> 
> Hi Jim,
> 
> A cursory check appears to confirm your observations.  Status
> messages from NCEP Central Operations and the NCF also are
> mentioning problems with the transmission of 1800 UTC model
> data.
> 
> --Kevin
> 
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> On Wed, 7 Aug 2002, Jim Koermer wrote:
> 
> > Hello,
> >
> > Has anyone noticed some big problems with the 18Z ETA and AVN grib
> > files? They were very late today, but now the file sizes seem about
> > right. However, the grids seem to be really screwed up. grbcalc has
> > balked on a large number of these grids, when usually it never has a
> > problem.
> >
> > Jim
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