Removal of Content Advisory - April 2024

Advisory to Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) containers users: As of the beginning of April 2024, all support assets for Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) containers will be removed from the DTC website. Users should download all reference materials of interest prior to April 2024.

NWP Containers Online Tutorial | Publicly Available Data Sets

Publicly Available Data Sets

There are a number of publicly available data sets that can be used for initial and boundary conditions, data assimilation, and verification:

A list of the NOAA Big Data Program Datasets can be found here:

Model forecast data sets:

Gridded precipitation data sets:

Prepbufr point observations: