GRIB Model


NAM Caribbean - North American Mesoscale Forecast System

Provider:National Centers for Environmental Prediction, NOAA (USA)
Model scope:Caribbean
Update frequency:every 6 hours
Resolution:0.11°, 6.6nm, 12.2km
Model duration:23 forecasts starting at 0 hr, ending at 3 days 12 hrs
Parameters:pressure, wind, rain, cloud, temperature, humidity, convection, simulated radar
GRIB model date:Thu Aug 24 00:00:00 2017 UTC
Download date:Thu Aug 24 02:50:57 2017 UTC
Download delay:2hr 50min

Description

NAM Caribbean 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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