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NDFD Hawaii (National Digital Forecast Database)

Provider:National Weather Service, NOAA (USA)
Model scope:Hawaii
Update frequency:every hour
Resolution:1.3nm, 2.5km
Model duration:29 forecasts starting at 0 hr, ending at 6 days
Parameters:wind, wind gust, wind wave, other
GRIB model date:Sun Oct 28 17:00:00 2018 UTC
Download date:Sun Oct 28 17:14:06 2018 UTC
Download delay:0hr 14min

Note: the Download delay is the amount of time required for the GRIB model to compute its forecast and then for the LuckGrib cluster to download the data and make it available. The LuckGrib delay is generally less than 10 minutes, the remainder of the delay is the model compute time.


Note that this model is no longer available. Use NBM Hawaii instead.

Please read the NDFD Conus page for a description of the National Digital Forecast Database.

The Hawaii NDFD model differs from the Conus model in several ways, however the main point is that only the wind, wind gust, significant wave height and chance of rain parameters are available.

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