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Author:  Wally [ Thu Dec 04, 2014 12:11 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Updated station file for DAWS

No slowdown on new stations!

KMHL Marshall MO
KAQX Allendale SC
KDWU Ashland KY
KI67 Harrison OH (Cincinnati West)
KUYF London KY
KM91 Springfield TN
KW13 Waynesboro VA/Eagle's Nest
KMEV Minden-Tahoe*NV
KSCD Sylacauga AL
KW75 Saluda VA
K1A9 Prattville AL
K7W4 Bumpass/Lake Anna* VA
KS39 Prineville OR
K1L0 Reserve LA
K66R Columbus TX
K8W2 New Market VA
KPBX Pikeville/Hatcher Fld. KY
KGVE Gordonsville VA
KPXE Perry GA
KCXE Chase City VA
KNY0 Johnstown NY

See prior posts for update procedure.

File for 2.xx
http://weatherroanoke.com/location-identifier-list.csv
File for 1.xx
http://weatherroanoke.com/surface.dat

My surface chart page:
http://weatherroanoke.com/surface.html

Author:  lrdheat [ Wed Jan 21, 2015 8:40 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Updated station file for DAWS

Hi Wally,

Just downloaded the Dec 4th update.

Can you check KRAS? KRAS is Port Aransas,TX, and is listed correctly in the data base. Unfortunately, there appears to be a Texas Tech mesonet station that the database has the same call for, and Port Aransas ends up getting plotted in the Texas Panhandle with resulting analysis bullseyes. It , of course, is easy for a person to go into the file and correct the problem, but thought you'd like to know.

Again, your work is greatly appreciated!

Author:  Wally [ Wed Mar 18, 2015 10:15 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Updated station file for DAWS

Not as many updates, but all are important. * means ID change only (old ID won't plot), rest are new additions.

KRCV Del Norte CO
K1S5 Sunnyside WA
KIMS Madison IN
KCFJ Crawfordsville IN
KGXF Gila Bend AZ - Air Force Auxiliary*
K6I2 Springfield KY
KFIN Palm Coast FL*
KOZS Camdenton Memorial MO*
KSCR Siler City NC*
KHMZ Bedford PN
KU68 Cowley/Lovell WY

File for 2.xx
http://weatherroanoke.com/location-identifier-list.csv
File for 1.xx
http://weatherroanoke.com/surface.dat

My surface chart page:
http://weatherroanoke.com/surface.html

See past posts on how to import into DA.

Author:  Wally [ Fri Dec 11, 2015 12:04 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Updated station file for DAWS

Wow. A bunch of new stations/updates.

KFLA Flagler CO
KSIK Sikeston MO
KX60 Williston FL*
KP68 Eureka NV*
KPMU Batesville MS
KTKX Kennett MO**
KW96 Quenton VA
KJAU Jacksboro TN
KJHN Johnson KS
K3D2 Ephraim WI
K5A6 Winona MS
KAJR Cornelia GA
KBYL Williamsburg KY
K0S9 Port Townsend WA
K29A Ellijay GA
K9A5 LaFayett GA
KCKZ Perkasie PA
KCXU Camilla GA
KCZL Calhoun GA
KF17 Center TX
KEKS Ennis MT
KA08 Marion AL
KK88 Iola KS
K18A Canon GA
KHQG Hugoton KS
KEBA Elberton GA*
KI63 Mount Sterling IL
KJZP Jasper GA

KACJ Americus GA fixed

* ID change only. Still won't plot unless you update.
** Updated only on V.1 file

File for 2.xx
http://weatherroanoke.com/location-identifier-list.csv
File for 1.xx
http://weatherroanoke.com/surface.dat

My surface chart page:
http://weatherroanoke.com/surface.html

See past posts on how to import into DA.

Author:  ianp [ Sat Dec 12, 2015 5:03 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Updated station file for DAWS

Many thanks for the update Wally, much appreciated as always.

One tweak with ICAO code OINK in Iran:
Gonbad Ghabus is 37.25 N 55.1 EAST with an elevation of 32.6 m.
as checked by:
from ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/noaa/isd-history.txt
http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/surface/stations.txt similar

On a trivial note:
El Aaiun ICAO codes GMML and GSAI (Spain)
Is 27 09 00 N 013 12 00 W elevation 63 m from the Spanish AIP.
It is also called Hassan I - not island but after Hassan I (1st or 1er in French) of Morocco.
Also called Aéroport international Laâyoune

All the best,
Ian

Author:  ianp [ Sat Dec 12, 2015 5:28 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Updated station file for DAWS

Hi Folks,

I have one problem.
When trying to read the new station table I get an error:
"Too many stations in station table. Can only hold 20000".
DA then crashes.

Has anyone seen this error?
Ian

Author:  Wally [ Sat Dec 12, 2015 9:10 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Updated station file for DAWS

Wow. No. Haven't seen that error.
You Are doing it as an import of the "default LIL" table?

Author:  ianp [ Sat Dec 12, 2015 9:54 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Updated station file for DAWS

Yes - and upper air data won't plot either.

Looks like my edit of the longitude for one location followed by a save didn't quite save properly for some reason - although it was a csv file.
I've re-re-done it and everything now appears to be OK. Interesting.

Author:  lrdheat [ Mon Dec 28, 2015 8:37 pm ]
Post subject:  Re: Updated station file for DAWS

Hi Wally...

Just a heads up...KPTV in Portersville, CA also shows in the data base as a Virginia station, KEHR in Kentucky is also shown as the call for a Wyoming station.

I deleted those ID's for the incorrect spots in my copy of your identifiers.

Happy New Year, and thanks for all your work!

Sincerely,

Richard "Heatwave" Berler, CBM#18
Chief Meteorologist
KGNS TV
Laredo, TX

Author:  lrdheat [ Tue Dec 29, 2015 2:35 am ]
Post subject:  Re: Updated station file for DAWS

Wally...

I forgot...another station.

PAJC (Chignik Bay, AK) is in your data base with 66.32N 168.37W. It should be 56.32N 158.37W

Richard Berler

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