E X P E D I T I O N

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Expedition WRF weather models

For locations without freely available high resolution data.

0.1º (<6nm) grid, 72 hour forecast, 1 hour steps

Cape Town

Adelaide [wind]

Auckland [wind]

Cook Strait [wind]

Hong Kong [wind]

New South Wales [wind]

New Zealand [wind]

Queensland north [wind]

Queensland south [wind]

Perth [wind]

0.03º (<2nm) grid, 36 hour forecast, 30 minute steps

Adelaide [wind]

Auckland [wind]

Bay of Islands

Brisbane [wind]

Cape Town

Hamilton Island [wind]

Hong Kong [wind]

Melbourne

Perth [wind]

Sydney [wind]

0.01º (<0.6nm) grid, 36 hour forecast, 30 minute steps

Auckland

Sydney

Daily update times

Normal issue times (UTC):

0415, 1015, 1615, 2215    Sydney & NSW
0430, 1030, 1630, 2230    Hamilton Is & North Queensland
0445, 1045, 1645, 2245    Brisbane & South Queensland
0455, 1055, 1655, 2255    Perth
0505, 1105, 1505, 2305    Adelaide
0520, 1120, 1520, 2320    Hong Kong
0550, 1150, 1550, 2350    NZ

Tip: Use MyGrib in Expedition to check update time.

Fields

MSLP, 10m wind, rain, 2m temperature and total cloud cover.

Wind forecast files only have 10m winds.

Notes

Best viewed in Expedition - Expedition has no grib viewing restrictions even if not licensed.

The data is in Grib2 format. If your software requires the older Grib1 format, wgrib2 or cnvgrib may be used to convert the data.

 

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