GRIB Model


NAM Alaska - North American Mesoscale Forecast System

Provider:National Centers for Environmental Prediction, NOAA (USA)
Model scope:North America
Update frequency:every 6 hours
Resolution:1.6nm, 3.0km
Model duration:19 forecasts starting at 0 hr, ending at 2 days 12 hrs
Parameters:pressure, wind, wind gust, rain, cloud, simulated radar
GRIB model date:Tue Oct 17 12:00:00 2017 UTC
Download date:Tue Oct 17 14:41:45 2017 UTC
Download delay:2hr 41min

Description

NAM Alaska is a high resolution nest, that runs within the larger NAM suite of models. NAM is a mesoscale model, which means that the numerical analysis is able to model land, and other features, at a higher resolution than in a global model, leading to improved forecast accuracy.

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