[gembud] GEMPAK 7.4.2 Release

Hello GEMPAK users,

7.4.2 is available today
https://www.unidata.ucar.edu/downloads/gempak/index.jsp
https://github.com/Unidata/gempak/releases


Release Notes

* New GOES fixed grid projection McIDAS navigation for ABI imagery.
* New GOES ABI lookup tables (colormaps).
* gdpvsf added back to release after fix for max number of grids to avoid
memory reallocation error.
* Added polygon-based Snow Squall Warnings Product (nwx, nmap2, gpmap)
* Various other table and map updates from NCEP NAWIPS 7.4.2.

Note that GOES-16 imagery is NOT LIVE yet on the UNIWISC feed (as of April
10, 2018). There will be a separate announcement about the distribution of
GOES-16 products in AREA file format.


Download

* 64-bit RPM for CentOS/RedHat 6

http://www.unidata.ucar.edu/downloads/gempak/latest/gempak-7.4.2-1.el6.x86_64.rpm
* 64-bit RPM for CentOS/RedHat 7

http://www.unidata.ucar.edu/downloads/gempak/latest/gempak-7.4.2-1.el7.centos.x86_64.rpm
* 64-bit RPM for Fedora Core

http://www.unidata.ucar.edu/downloads/gempak/latest/gempak-7.4.2-1.fc26.x86_64.rpm
* 64-bit Ubuntu/Debian binary
    http://www.unidata.ucar.edu/downloads/gempak/latest/gempak-7.4.2.deb



Michael James
Unidata Program Center
Boulder, CO