Yes... contacting the pyART folks is going to be our first step in trying to
solve this problem.
If that doesn't work out for some reason, then we'll pursue other avenues based
we've learned from this list. Thanks for the suggestion.
> From: "Ryan May" <rmay@xxxxxxxx>
> To: ldm-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> Sent: Monday, May 23, 2016 3:01:52 PM
> Subject: Re: [ldm-users] NOAAPort NIDS versus
> Rather than work around the issue, have you tried asking the PyART guys? I'm
> pretty sure they'd be interested in this fact. You can open an issue at
> https://github.com/ARM-DOE/pyart/issues , or they have a mailing list at
> https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/pyart-users . I'm happy for the code
> MetPy to end up in PyART as well.
> > Thanks Stonie. So, the error must be related to a failed effort to
> > decompress
> > the NOAAPort version of the file... is anyone aware of a standalone
> > decompressor
> > that could be used to convert the NOAAPort NIDS compressed version into an
> > uncompressed version?
> > Art
> > From: "Stonie Cooper" <stonewall@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > To: "Arthur A Person" <aap1@xxxxxxx>, ldm-users@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
> > Sent: Friday, May 20, 2016 2:54:38 PM
> > Subject: Re: [ldm-users] NOAAPort NIDS versus
> > ftp://tgftp.nws.noaa.gov/SL.us008001/DF.of/DC.radar/ files
> > The data on NOAAPort is compressed frame by frame via libz; once you
> > uncompress,
> > the data is identical.
> > Stonie
> > On May 20, 2016 1:46:08 PM CDT, Arthur A Person <aap1@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> Hi...
> >> Anyone know if the NOAAPort NIDS files are the same data as reside in
> >> ftp://tgftp.nws.noaa.gov/SL.us008001/DF.of/DC.radar/ ?
> >> We are able to read the tgftp data using pyART but when we try reading the
> >> same
> >> NOAAPort NIDS data (e.g. differential reflectivity N0X),
> >> we get an error "NotImplementedError: Level3 product with code 3338 is not
> >> supported". Any ideas on what this error might mean?
> Ryan May, Ph.D.
> Software Engineer
> Boulder, CO
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