ECMWF plots for CARIBIC flight 18 January 2001 to Colombo

5-day backward All
2-day forward All

"Surface" maps
Level (hPa) - - - - - - -
01011812+012 Total CC Low CC Medium CC High CC H2O column 6hr LS Prec 6hr Con Prec

Pressure level maps
Level (hPa) 250 250 250 250 500 250 500 250 700
01011900 PV Z Wind W W Spec hum RH RH EpotT

Vertical X-sections
010118 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 T Pott. 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 19-1-2001 0 UTC
(Courtesy of SSEC at the Univ. of Wisconsin-Madison's Graduate School.)