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In Progress:
Parameters for Marine Modeling and Analysis Branch-Maintained GRIB table

Additions, correction, comments are invited.

Please note that only table 2 from the WMO GRIB standard is modified in using this table. This is NCEP locally-maintained GRIB table number 128.

Please write Robert.Grumbine@noaa.gov with additions, questions, or comments.

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Last content changed 11 August 2006
Web page Last modified 11 August 2006
Last Reviewed 11 August 2006


Oceanographic Parameters

Number Parameter Units Mnemonic
128 Ocean depth - mean m AVDEPTH
129 Ocean depth - instantaneous m DEPTH
130 Ocean surface elevation relative to geoid m ELEV
131 Max ocean surface elevation in last 24 hours m MXEL24
132 Min ocean surface elevation in last 24 hours m MNEL24
133 Reserved

134 Reserved

135 Oxygen (O2 (aq))

O2
136 PO4 Mol/kg PO4
137 NO3 Mol/kg NO3
138 SiO4 Mol/kg SiO4
139 CO2 (aq) Mol/kg CO2aq
140 HCO3 - Mol/kg HCO3
141 CO3 -- Mol/kg CO3
142 TCO2 Mol/kg TCO2
143 TALK Mol/kg TALK
144 Reserved

145 Reserved

146 S11 - 1,1 component of ice stress tensor
S11
147 S12 - 1,2 component of ice stress tensor
S12
148 S22 - 2,2 component of ice stress tensor
S22
149 T1 - First invariant of stress tensor
INV1
150 T2 - Second invariant of stress tensor
INV2
151 Reserved

152 Reserved

153 Reserved

154 Reserved

155 Wave Roughness
WVRGH
156 Wave Stresses
WVSTRS
157 Whitecap coverage
WHITE
158 Swell direction width
SWDIRWID
159 Swell frequency width
SWFREWID
160 Wave age
WVAGE
161 Physical Wave age
PWVAGE
162 Reserved

163 Reserved

164 Reserved

165 Master length scale (turbulence) m LTURB
166 Reserved

167 Reserved

168 Reserved

169 Reserved

170 Net Air-Ice heat flux W/m^2 AIHFLX
171 Net Air-Ocean heat flux W/m^2 AOHFLX
172 Net Ice-Ocean heat flux W/m^2 IOHFLX
173 Net Ice-Ocean salt flux kg/s IOSFLX
174 Reserved

175 Ocean Mixed Layer Temperature K OMLT
176 Ocean Mixed Layer Salinity kg/kg OMLS
177 Ocean Mixed Layer Potential Density (Referenced to 2000m)
kg/m^3
OMLPOTDEN
178
U Velocity in mixed layer
m/s
OMLU
179
V Velocity in mixed layer
m/s
OMLV
180
Assimilative Heat Flux
W/m^2
ASHFL
181
Assimilative Salt Flux
mm/day
ASSFL
182
Bottom Layer Depth
m
BOTLD
183
Barotropic U Velocity
m/s
UBARO
184
Barotropic V Velocity
m/s
VBARO
185
Interface Depth
m
INTFD
186
Temperature
C
WTMPC
187
Salinity
psu
SALIN
188
Evaporation - Precipitation
cm/day
EMNP
189
Reserved


190
Kinetic Energy
J/kg KENG
191
Reserved


192
Layer Thickness
m
LAYTH
193
Sufrace Temperature Trend
K/day
SSTT
194
Surface Salinity Trend
psu/day
SSST
195-199
Reserved


200-220
Reserved


221-240
Reserved


241-253
Reserved


254 Relative Error Variance pure number RERRVAR


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