Plot sounding from RAP/RUC Analyses/Forecasts

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Input Data Source: Op40 (to 18h, NCEP 13km RAP on 40km grid, hourly, formerly "RUC2") or
Bak40 (to 24h, Backup 13km RUC on 40km grid, hourly, formerly "MAPS")

Input valid time -- year: month: day: hour: UTC
Location: Longitude: , Latitude: OR:
Airport ID: (overrides lat/lon) (list of airports)



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Always get the latest RAP/RUC sounding for a particular location.
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Input Data Source: Op40 (to 18h, NCEP 13km RAP on 40km grid, hourly, formerly "RUC2") or
Bak40 (to 24h, Backup 13km RUC on 40km grid, hourly, formerly "MAPS")

Location: Longitude: , Latitude: OR:
Airport ID: (overrides lat/lon) (list of airports)



Please send questions about this page to one or more of the following people.
  • webmaster-amb.gsd for technical questions about the java display (such as a blank screen)
  • Brian Jamison for questions about soundings and the SkewT display in general, and about RAOB soundings
  • John Brown for questions about model soundings (types of models, available forecasts, latency, etc.)

Last modified: Tue May 13 09:05:54 MDT 2014