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GFS 13-km [16-d]:   Global Pressure Level   |   Rain/Snow, Temperature   Regional Surface  |  3-hourly 0-144 hr   Updates 11:25 & 5:25 AM|PM EDT
Tropical Cyclone Spaghetti:   NHC Pacific:   Seymour 20E   NCEP GEFS Ensembles  |  Canadian GEPS
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Global Numerical Weather Prediction


NCEP GFS T1534   13-km & 0.25° Products
Priority Fast Look: Pressure Level   2016102800
Top Level Global Regions   2016102800
Top Level Surface Regions   2016102800
      +   GFS Regional Surface Products   |   Prior
      +   GFS 3-hourly Product Thru Day 6
      +   GFS Global Surface Products
      +   GFS Stratosphere
      +   GFS Global Pressure Level  |  +d(model)/dt
      +   GFS Energy Topical Page   |   16-day Panels
      +   GFS US/Canada Meteograms  |  Global
NCEP GEFS Ensembles [T574]   2016102800
      +   Energy Products  |   16-day Panels
      +   Tropical Low Locations   |   Extratropical
      +   GEFS Stratosphere
      +   GEFS Precipitation+Type   CONUS
      +   GEFS CONUS Ensemble Probability
      +   NAEFS EKDMOSv2   2-m T Meteograms
      +   GEFS 2.5-km Downscaled 2-m T MeteoGrams

ECMWF Parallel   Nov 22, 2016   Cycle 43r1   Info  
ECMWF HRES Surface   2016102712
46-DAY EPS Global 7d Anomaly   2016102700
ECMWF Full-Res [Tco1279] HRES & EPS: Cycle 41r2
ECMWF 0.5° (WMO-Essential) 2016102800
ECMWF 0.10° CONUS & NHEMI 2016102800
      +   United States   |   Canada   |   Australia+NZ
      +   ECMWF 0.10° Regional Surface   |   Legacy Link
      +   ECMWF Global Pressure Level  |  + d(model)/dt
      +   ECMWF Global Surface   |   EzClick Link
      +   ECMWF Stratosphere
      +   ECMWF Severe Weather [fixing]
ECMWF+EPS MeteoGrams:   USA & Canada   |  Global
      +   EPS (more): Link
ECMWF+EPS Storm Tracks:   Cyclone Forecasts
ECMWF HRES Counts: 10d CONUS   2016102800

ECMWF Marine Wave Forecast GLOBAL 2016102800
ECMWF EPS [Ensemble 0.20°] 2016102800
      + Easy Navigation  |  Global EPS Surface
ECMWF EPS Probability: NHEMI Pressure Levels
ECMWF EPS 50-members Stamps 2016102800
      +  EPS Precipitation & MSLP CONUS   |   51-ENS
      +   EPS Temp Anom   CONUS

Environment Canada Global Model (GEM) 2016102800
      +   CMC Metro/Regional Surface   |   +EzClick
      +   CMC Global Pressure Level
Environment Canada Global Ensembles 2016102712
      +  CMC Ensemble Probability Maps   |   Energy Products
Canadian 10km RGEM2016102800   Beta Page
Canadian 2.5km HRDPS   2016102800

Japanese Met Agency JMA Surface 2016102712
US Navy NAVGEM 2016102800
NASA GEOS-5 Aerosol/Dust Forecast
     +00Z 10-day Forecast:   Global Regions   2016102700
     +12Z 5-day Forecast:   Global Regions   2016102712
Freely Available   Experimental HIWPP data:
FIM9 2016102800
     +Regional Surface   |   Global Pressure Level

Mesoscale NWP   |   Current & Forecast


NCEP HRRR [3km] Simulated Radar 18hr Anim GIF
NCEP HRRR [3km] 2016102807   EzClick   Page
BRAZIL BRAMS [5km] 7-day Forecasts South America
MRMS NexRAD Radar: Current Radar
NDFD 2.5-km Daily Temp  |  Rain+Snow   2016102808
      +Forecast Records:   LOWER 48 & REGIONAL VIEWS
      +SPC Severe Weather:   LOWER 48
NWS National Blend of Models 2.5-km Daily Temp
NWS WPC Precip 2016102800   Regional/Local
NCEP WPC 72-hr Winter Snow Forecasts
NWS 4-km Precipitation Analysis 2016102712
Lightning Strike Density   Updates every 15-minutes
NCAR Antarctica WRF [10-km]   2016102712
Germany ICON Global 3-day Model 0.125° [4x daily]

SREF Ensembles   2016102721   Cities  |  Rain/Snow Prob
NCEP NAM (12-km) 2016102806   |  EzClick
NAM-WRF 4km 2016102806  |  Hourly EzClick
NCEP Rapid Refresh Version 2 (RAP-13km) 2016102807
NCEP HRRR (3km) 2016102807   EzClick   Surface
      +HRRR  Regional
      +HRRR  Meteograms   |   15-min Sim Radar
ESRL HRRRX (3km) 2016102806 Experimental 18-36 hr WXBELL ECMWF-WRF (12km)   CONUS   2016102712
RTMA 2.5 km Meso Analysis 2016102807   |   Beta Page
NWS 4-km Precipitation Analysis 2016102712
NCEP WRF (4km):   CONUS 2016102800
    +Meteograms  |   Hourly Metro
NWS WPC Precipitation Forecasts 2016102800
NWS Gridded MOS [2.5km] CONUS 2016102800
NCEP Wave Watch 3 2016102800   EzClick
Great Lakes Waves 2016102800
Global RTOFS Ocean Model   2016102700   EzClick
Global SST & TC Heat Potential   |   OSTIA SST  |  OISSTv2

MeteoFrance ARPEGE [0.10°]
Europe Region    2016102800

HWRF & GFDL Hurricane Models
NCEP Hurricane WRF (HWRF) 2016102800
     +   HWRF all storms: EzClick
GFDL Hurricane Model 2016102800

Long Range | Climate Forecasts & Analysis


CFS v2 Monthly   2016102706   Easy Click
CFS v2 Sub-Monthly   2016102718   Easy Click
     +   CFS v2 Sub-Monthly   Tropical   Snowfall
ECMWF EPS Weeklies   2016102700   +CONUS
     +   EPS 46-day 7-d Anomaly   CONUS | Global
     +   EPS 46-day CONUS+Canada   Meteograms
Environment Canada:  CanSIPS Monthly   2016100100
Atmosphere - Ocean Oscillations / Teleconnections
Global Temperature Anomaly   |   New page:  EzClick
Global Tropical Cyclone ACE
NWP Model Verification

Climate Atlas   GFS analysis 2014-2016

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NCEP GFS: (4x daily) - 11:25-12:50 AM/PM | 5:25-6:50 AM/PM
NCEP NAM: (12-kilometer 4-times daily) -- 9:50 | 3:50 AM/PM -- 4-km Nest 10-mins later
NCEP GEFS: Ensembles (4-times daily) -- 12:45 | 6:45 AM/PM -- 50 mins to finish
HWRF & GFDL Hurricane Model -- 7:35 | 1:35 AM/PM
Environment Canada Deterministic (2-times daily) -- 12:05 AM/PM -- 60 mins to finish
European Center 10-day HRES (ECMWF) (2x daily) -- 1:42 AM/PM -- 2:58 AM/PM
European Center 15-day Ensemble (ECMWF-EPS) (2x daily) -- 3:40-4:40 AM/PM