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by tmagan
Wed Jan 30, 2013 7:11 pm
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Updated station file for DAWS
Replies: 142
Views: 430379

Re: Updated station file for DAWS

KPTV is on the wrong coastline.
by tmagan
Wed Jan 30, 2013 12:28 am
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: U. of Albany SYNOP
Replies: 0
Views: 22349

U. of Albany SYNOP

I've noticed when I download SYNOP data from the University of Albany, they never have 00Z data.
by tmagan
Tue Nov 20, 2012 2:48 am
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Wave Heights
Replies: 9
Views: 31551

Re: Wave Heights

Let me try it this way for data on 0200Z November 20th. On the map I have highlighted Buoy 41009. According to http://www.ndbc.noaa.gov/station_page.php?station=41009, the wave height reported at that time are 2.9 meters, or 9.5 feet. None of the two maps below, with arrows pointing to Buoy 41009 ha...
by tmagan
Mon Nov 19, 2012 7:57 am
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Wave Heights
Replies: 9
Views: 31551

Re: Wave Heights

Greg Higgins wrote:Your answer is: meters
Well,
I have 'English' in my Station Plot Preference units, which would make some of the waves in the above map over 100 feet.
by tmagan
Sun Nov 18, 2012 8:56 am
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Wave Heights
Replies: 9
Views: 31551

Re: Wave Heights

Greg Higgins wrote:Where did you getyour data? URL???
http://www.atmos.albany.edu/weather/dat ... @H_boy.wmo
by tmagan
Thu Nov 15, 2012 8:17 pm
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Wave Heights
Replies: 9
Views: 31551

Wave Heights

In the attachment, I plotted wave heights around Florida, what units are the wave heights in?
by tmagan
Wed Jul 25, 2012 3:14 am
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Station Model Pictograms and TrueType font
Replies: 2
Views: 19797

Re: Station Model Pictograms and TrueType font

tmagan, this was discussed at some length in http://www.weathergraphics.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=1515&hilit=meteo.ttf . As I recall, it can be fixed by downloading and installing the meteo-old.ttf font from the downloads page at http://www.weathergraphics.com/dl/ . Look in the utilities sectio...
by tmagan
Tue Jul 24, 2012 7:48 am
Forum: Digital Atmosphere
Topic: Station Model Pictograms and TrueType font
Replies: 2
Views: 19797

Station Model Pictograms and TrueType font

When I download data, and use the station model plots in NMC/NCEP raster, I get the cloud type pictograms. However, when I use the same data, and use Truetype font, I do no get the cloud type, pressure tendency pictogram.
by tmagan
Sat Jul 21, 2012 8:19 pm
Forum: Digital Atmosphere scripting laboratory
Topic: Plotting temperature, or dew point values
Replies: 3
Views: 17547

Re: Plotting temperature, or dew point values

Ross wrote:add Plot
e.g. product, plf, plot
Ross
That will plot the 'station plot' on the map. I am interested in just plotting temperature values (not isotherms), or dew point temperature values.
by tmagan
Sat Jul 21, 2012 8:05 am
Forum: Digital Atmosphere scripting laboratory
Topic: Plotting temperature, or dew point values
Replies: 3
Views: 17547

Plotting temperature, or dew point values

We know that the command line: 'product,plf,0' will plot surface station plots, provided you have downloaded the correct information. However if you wanted to plot surface numerical temperature values (in degrees Fahrenheit), I would think that the following command would do it: 'product,tmf,0' Howe...