RDPS: Regional View

The graphs are post-processed from parameters of Regional Deterministic Forecast System (RDPS) data issued on the July 16, 00Z 2018 Environment Canada numerical weather prediction (NWP) models (CCMEP: Canadian Center for Meteorological and Environmental Prediction).

For latest updates and more info regarding RDPS dataset please also visit Environment Canada’s website: https://weather.gc.ca/model_forecast/index_e.html

Fhr: 024 – 048
Level: Surface (2m-10m)

20180716_RDPS00Z_FLOWxEFF_TGL_10Wind speeds and directions, precipitation and direct solar effect (SOLARCHVISION passive model)
20180716_RDPS00Z_FLOWxPRM_TGL_10Wind speeds and directions with mean sea level pressure in the background
20180716_RDPS00Z_FLOWxPCP_TGL_10Wind speeds and directions with precipitation rates in the background
20180716_RDPS00Z_TMP_TGL_2Air temperature 2m
20180716_RDPS00Z_EFFECT_DIRDirect normal solar +/- effects (18°C base) – Solarchvision passive model
20180716_RDPS00Z_SOLAR_DIRPost-processed direct solar radiation
20180716_RDPS00Z_SOLAR_TRKTotal solar energy on sun-tracking system(including ground reflections)
20180716_RDPS00Z_SOLAR_S00Total solar energy on south-facing windows(including ground reflections)
20180716_RDPS00Z_SOLAR_E00Total solar energy on east-facing windows(including ground reflections)
20180716_RDPS00Z_SOLAR_W00Total solar energy on west-facing windows(including ground reflections)
20180716_RDPS00Z_SOLAR_LATTotal solar energy on fixed south facing collectors titled equal to site’s latitude (including ground reflections)
20180716_RDPS00Z_SOLAR_HORTotal solar energy on horizontal surfaces
20180716_RDPS00Z_TCDC_SFC_0Total cloud cover (column)
20180716_RDPS00Z_ALBDO_SFC_0Surface albedo
20180716_RDPS00Z_WIND_TGL_10Wind speed visulization
20180716_RDPS00Z_WPOW_TGL_10Wind power at surface (experimental)
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