HRDPS: Pole View

The graphs are post-processed from parameters of High Resolution Deterministic Forecast System (HRDPS) data issued on the July 21 2016, 06Z Environment Canada numerical weather prediction (NWP) models (CCMEP: Canadian Center for Meteorological and Environmental Prediction).

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Fhr: 004 – 024
Level: Surface (2m-10m)

20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_FLOWxEFF_TGL_10_Fhr004Wind speeds and directions, precipitation and direct solar effect (SOLARCHVISION passive model)
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_FLOWxPRM_TGL_10_Fhr004Wind speeds and directions with mean sea level pressure in the background
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_FLOWxPCP_TGL_10_Fhr004Wind speeds and directions with precipitation rates in the background
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_TMP_TGL_2_Fhr004Air temperature 2m
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_EFFECT_DIR_Fhr004Direct normal solar +/- effects (18°C base) – Solarchvision passive model
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_SOLAR_DIR_Fhr004Post-processed direct solar radiation
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_SOLAR_TRK_Fhr004Total solar energy on sun-tracking system(including ground reflections)
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_SOLAR_S90_Fhr004Total solar energy on south-facing windows(including ground reflections)
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_SOLAR_E90_Fhr004Total solar energy on east-facing windows(including ground reflections)
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_SOLAR_W90_Fhr004Total solar energy on west-facing windows(including ground reflections)
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_SOLAR_LAT_Fhr004Total solar energy on fixed south facing collectors titled equal to site’s latitude (including ground reflections)
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_SOLAR_HOR_Fhr004Total solar energy on horizontal surfaces
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_TCDC_SFC_0_Fhr004Total cloud cover (column)
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_ALBDO_SFC_0_Fhr004Surface albedo
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_WIND_TGL_10_Fhr004Wind speed visulization
20160721_CMC_hrdps_north06Z_WPOW_TGL_10_Fhr004Wind power at surface (experimental)
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