ECMWF plots for Caribic flight 12 December 1999 from Colombo






Trajectories:
5-day backward: All
WAS: 1-12/ 1/ 2/ 3/ 4/ 5/ 6/ 7/ 8/ 9/ 10/ 11/ 12
2-day forward: All



"Surface" maps
Level (hPa) - - - - - - -
99121206+006 Total CC Low CC Medium CC High CC H2O column 6hr LS Prec 6hr Con Prec


Pressure level maps
Level (hPa) 250 250 250 500 250 500 250 700
99121206+006 PV Wind W W Spec hum RH RH EpotT




Vertical X-sections
991212 time vs P PV Eq pot T Spec hum RH Wetb potT U V W Cloud water Cloud ice Cloud cover


ECMWF and measured parameters as a function of UT
Pressure PV Pott. T T Wind speed Wind dir H2O mix.ratio Cloud cover Liquid/Ice water
Model data along track: file1// file2 (cloud parameters)


Satellite imagery
Global infrared cloud composite on 12-12-99 12 UTC
(Courtesy of SSEC at the Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison's Graduate School.)