Free GRIB datasets from NCAR/dss
A number of datasets which can be used as input
to WPS can now be downloaded directly from the NCAR/CISL
- You must register with a user name and password to access the data
a limited number of datasets are available online
- Click on the 'Data Access' tab once on the page
data is free for all users to download
Available GRIB datasets: (for
input to WPS)
Final Analysis (FNL from GFS) (ds083.2): 1 degree resolution,
every 6 hours
Reanalysis (ds090.0): 2.5 degree resolution, every 6 hours
NCEP GRIB GDAS (ds083.0): 2.5 degree resolution, every 12 hours.
- you may be able to use it if your entire domain stays in one
NCEP Eta/NAM (ds609.2): 40 km resolution, every 6 hours.