New fields produced from Eta post processor.





Field
GRIB



Units




Levels




Description
Table Value
RAIN 2 170 kg/kg p, eta 3D rain mixing ratio on pressure (p) & eta levels
SNOW 2 171 kg/kg p, eta 3D snow mixing ratio on p and eta levels
FRAIN 129 131 none eta 3D microphysics array, % liquid in form of rain on eta levels
FICE 129 132 none eta 3D microphysics array, % of condensate in form of ice on eta levels
FRIME 129 133 none eta 3D microphysics array, scaled ice density on eta levels
CUEFI 129 134 none atm col Parameter that affects time scale and moisture profiles of convective adjustment
TCOND 129 135 kg/kg p, eta 3D mixing ratio of total condensate (sum of cloud water, cloud ice, rain, snow) on p and eta levels
TCOLW 129 136 kg/m2 atm col Column-integrated cloud water
TCOLI 129 137 kg/m2 atm col Column-integrated cloud ice
TCOLR 129 138 kg/m2 atm col Column-integrated rain
TCOLS 129 139 kg/m2 atm col Column-integrated snow
TCOLC 129 140 kg/m2 atm col Column-integrated total condensate
Cloud Base 3

206

241

250

251

Pa atm col Cloud-base pressure for (each are separate fields):

(1) gridscale clouds,

(2) convective clouds,

(3) deep convection, and

(4) shallow convection

Cloud Top 3



207

242

249

252

Pa atm col Cloud-top pressure for (each are separate fields):

(1) gridscale clouds,

(2) convective clouds,

(3) shallow (nonprecipitating) convection, and

(4) deep (precipitating) convection