Re: [conduit] Removal of 500 and 1000 hPa height anomaly fields from GFS

  • To: "Tyle, Kevin R" <ktyle@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • Subject: Re: [conduit] Removal of 500 and 1000 hPa height anomaly fields from GFS
  • From: Greg Thompson <gthompsn@xxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:17:52 -0700
Yes, this is a bit disappointing because I've had that product showing for
years also.  It can always be re-created from opening some reanalysis
product that is an average, but the ease of plotting a single 2D field,
which hardly added any real volume to the files, was made it so attractive.

--Greg Thompson,  NCAR-RAL


On Wed, Jan 14, 2015 at 12:33 PM, Tyle, Kevin R <ktyle@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>  Hi everyone,
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> With todayâs implementation of the GFS upgrades, the 500 and 1000 hPa
> height anomaly grids are no longer part of the output.  This was advertised
> in the NWS Technical Implementation Notice, so it is not a surprise â but
> up till now, we made use of these grids in our web products.
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> Does anyone know of another quick-and-easy online source of either anomaly
> or mean grids for these two height levels?  I can put something together
> via the CFSR, but that will take a wee bit of time â
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> Cheers,
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> Kevin
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