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The following information should fully describe the new data stream. If you 
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No.     Data Stream                     Frequency       File Size(bytes)
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1       nsaecmwfX1.00                    1/daily           ~544,256
2       sgpecmwfX1.00                    1/daily           ~1,630,720
3       twpecmwfX1.00                    1/daily           ~1,603,072
4       twpecmwfnauX1.00                 1/daily           ~1,603,072
5       twpecmwfdarX1.00                 1/daily           ~1,603,072
6       pyeecmwfX1.00                    1/daily           ~1,087,488 
7       nimecmwfX1.00                    1/daily           ~ 544,256 
8       fkbecmwfX1.00                    1/daily           ~ 2441,728 
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Data stream Name(s):

No.1 nsaecmwfX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc.tar.gz
     
    It is in ASCII format and is covering the geographical domain in the 
    North Slope of Alaska area.It contains the following individual files:

   nsaecmwfflx19X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   nsaecmwfsfc1l19X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
   nsaecmwfsfcml19X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
   nsaecmwften19X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   nsaecmwfvar19X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc


   where, yyyymmdd are the year, month abd day of 
   the beginning date of the file processed.

No.2 sgpecmwfX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc.tar.gz
     
    It is in ASCII format and is covering three geographical domains in the 
    Southern Great Plains area.contains the following individual files:

   sgpecmwfflxiiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   sgpecmwfsfc1liiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc
   sgpecmwfsfcmliiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc             
   sgpecmwfteniiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   sgpecmwfvariiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc

   where, yyyymm are the year, month and day of 
   the beginning date of the file processed.
   ii = 27, 28 and 29

No.3  twpecmwfX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc.tar.gz
     
    It is in ASCII format and is covering three geographical domains in the 
    Tropical Western Pacific Manus area. It contains the following 
    individual files:

   twpecmwfflxiiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   twpecmwfsfc1liiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc
   twpecmwfteniiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   twpecmwfvariiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc

   where, yyyymm are the year, month and day of 
   the beginning date of the file processed.
   ii = 48, 49 and 50


No.4  twpecmwfnauX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc.tar.gz
     
    It is in ASCII format and is covering three geographical domains in the 
    Tropical Western Pacific Nauru area. It contains the following 
    individual files:

   twpecmwfnauflxiiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   twpecmwfnausfc1liiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc
   twpecmwfnauteniiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   twpecmwfnauvariiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc

   where, yyyymm are the year, month and day of 
   the beginning date of the file processed.
   ii = 4,5 and 6

No.5  twpecmwfdarX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc.tar.gz
     
    It is in ASCII format and is covering three geographical domains in the 
    Tropical Western Pacific Nauru area. It contains the following 
    individual files:

   twpecmwfdarflxiiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   twpecmwfdarsfc1liiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc
   twpecmwfdarteniiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   twpecmwfdarvariiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc

   where, yyyymm are the year, month and day of 
   the beginning date of the file processed.
   ii = 6,28,50

No.6  pyeecmwfX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc.tar.gz
     
       It is in ASCII format and is covering the geographical domain in the 
       Point Reyes area. It contains the following individual files:

       pyeecmwfflx18X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
       pyeecmwfsfc1l18X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
       pyeecmwfsfcml18X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
       pyeecmwfsfce18X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
       pyeecmwften18X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
       pyeecmwfvar18X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc


       pyeecmwfflx23X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
       pyeecmwfsfc1l23X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
       pyeecmwfsfcml23X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
       pyeecmwfsfce23X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
       pyeecmwften23X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
       pyeecmwfvar23X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc

      
     where, yyyymmdd are the year, month abd day of 
     the beginning date of the file processed.


     The data are available 20050420 -20051020.

No.7 nimecmwfX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc.tar.gz
     
    It is in ASCII format and is covering the geographical domain in the 
    Niamey area.It contains the following individual files:

   nimecmwfflx76X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   nimecmwfsfc1l76X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
   nimecmwfsfcml76X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
   nimecmwfsfce76X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
   nimecmwften76X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   nimecmwfvar76X1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc


   where, yyyymmdd are the year, month abd day of 
   the beginning date of the file processed.


   The data are available 20050505 -20070327

No.8 fkbecmwfX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc.tar.gz
     
    It is in ASCII format and is covering the geographical domain in the Black Forest, Germany 
    Germany area.It contains the following individual files:

   fkbecmwfflxiiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   fkbecmwfsfc1liiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
   fkbecmwfsfcmliiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
   fkbecmwfsfceiiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc 
   fkbecmwfteniiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc                
   fkbecmwfvariiX1.00.yyyymmdd.000000.raw.asc


   where, yyyymmdd are the year, month abd day of 
   the beginning date of the file processed. 
    ii=16,16 and 17.


   The data are available 20070401 -present.


External Data Source: European Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting 
(ECMWF)

Instrument Mentor(s): 

Transfer Schedule:

        XDC will transfer the backlog of data for 200112 - 200201 on 01/22/2002 
       
Additional Notes:

Details please see BCR-01044 and http://www.arm.gov/xds/static/ecmwf.stm