High Resolution Analysis (HIRAS) from USAF Combat Climatology Center (AFCCC)
Entry ID: USAFETAC_HIRAS

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Summary
Abstract: The HIRAS database consists of surface to upper-air analysis data on
the 2.5 x 2.5 degree grid. Each analysis includes all mandatory
pressure levels (surface, 1000, 850, 700, 500, 400, 300, 250, 200,
150, 100, 70, 50, 30, 20, and 10 MB). Analysis times are 00Z, 06Z,
12Z, and 18Z. The database is subdivided into five regions by
latitude belt. Although HIRAS is the primary model, the MULTAN ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0
Max Altitude: 10 MB

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1985-01-01
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: 6-Hourly
Originating Center
Data Center
Air Force Combat Climatology Center, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Department of Defense Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: https://notus2.afccc.af.mil

Data Center Personnel
Name: BOB DAVY
Contact Address:
U.S.A.F.
Air Force Combat Climatology Center (AFCCC)
Federal Building, Room 120
151 Patton Ave
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801-5002
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Contact Address:
U.S.A.F.
Air Force Combat Climatology Center
Federal Building, Room 120
151 Patton Ave
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 29901-5002
Country: USA
Publications/References
HIRAS USAFETAC Climatic Database Users Handbook No. 5,
USAFETAC/UH-88/001, OL-A USAFETAC Federal Bldg., Asheville NC, October
1988

AFGWC's Advanced Weather Analysis and Prediction System (AWAPS),
AWS/TN-86/001, AWS Scott AFB Il, June 1986
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2004-09-08
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