> Actually I fully agree with you that value plot is not designed for imagery > dataset. > But I will explain it to you. > I am working with developing adpaters for Indian Meteorological satellite > data. > We have currently two satellites operation Kalpana-1 and Insat 3A. > And they have VHRR payloads which provide images in following band > 1. TIR (Thermal Infra-red) > 2. VIS (Visible) > 3. WV (Water vapor) > I can provide you wavelength range too if you want. > The Level-1B products contain image dataset for them and also contain lookup > tables for converting the count data to radiance and temperature for WV and > TIR band and albedo information for visible band. > > These are full disk products containing some cold space corresponding to > which we get NaN Lat/Lon. > > I have written adpaters that can be plugged in and used in IDV as well as > in McV. > > Now some of our scientists want to generate value plot of TIR channel > temperature. > Is it a valid plot? > If it is not then I think I will have to change the DataCategories string my > adapter code to prevent from doing plot valid for gridded data. But then > Contour Plan View, Color Shaded Plan view will also go.. Am I missing > something? > > And I found a similar dataset from the available ADDE servers, the one I > mentioned in my previous mail and reproduced the scenario and sent you that. > > I hope I am able to communicate you the problem. > I can send you the adapters and a sample product. All products are in HDF-5 > format. Please upload your sample files and adapter here: http://motherlode.ucar.edu/repository/alias/idvupload Yuan > > regards > Ghansham > > Ticket Details =================== Ticket ID: FPN-571948 Department: Support IDV Priority: Normal Status: Open
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