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TAMDAR aircraft obs added to RAP/HRRR 3 Aug
Posted By: Stan Benjamin
Date: 21-April-21 1822Z
TAMDAR aircraft observations from regional carriers were added to the operational RAP and HRRR at NCEP started 18z 3 Aug 2017. From 200-2000 additional observations per hour are added from TAMDAR, mostly from 1000-500 hPa, and concentrated in the western US, Alaska, eastern US, and Central America. These data are provided out of a NOAA-Panasonic agreement.
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