CYLBIN_output_SMARTR_legs_all.sav / CYLBIN_output_SMARTR_legs_all.nc
This file contains the output from the CYLBIN processing for the SMARTR data for the DYNAMO period
The descriptions of the variable stored in the output file is given below:
timestrings: time string in format YYYYDDMMHH
range: radius from the center where the divergence estimates are made, in km [size: 12 ranges]
Pressure: pressure in mb [size: 19 levels]
Divergence: divergence estimates in per sec [size: #hours x 12 x 19]
Divergence_stdev: uncertainty in the divergence estimates in per sec units [size: #hours x 12 x 19]
U: zonal winds estimated at each range radius, in m/s [size: #hours x 19]
V: meridional winds estimated at each range radius, in m/s [size: #hours x 19]
U_stdev: uncertainty in zonal winds zonal winds estimated at each range radius, in m/s [size: #hours x 19]
V_stdev: uncertainty in meridional winds estimated at each range radius, in m/s [size: #hours x 19]
chi_uv: chi-square coefficient of VAD fitted winds to the data at each range radius, in m/s [size: #hours x 19]
chi_div: chi-square coefficients of VAD divergence estimates in per sec [size: #hours x 12 x 19]
EchoCover_0db: Fractional coverage of reflectivity bins containing values > 0 dBZ at a given range radius [# hours x 12 x 19]
EchoCover_15db: Fractional coverage of reflectivity bins containing values > 15 dBZ at a given range radius [# hours x 12 x 19]
EchoCover_30db: Fractional coverage of reflectivity bins containing values > 30 dBZ at a given range radius [# hours x 12 x 19]
Arearain_GATEZR: area rain averaged with in the given range radius using GATE Z-R relation[# hours x 12]
Arearain_localZR; area rain averaged with in the given range radius using GATE Z-R relationship[# hours x 12]
stratiform_fraction: stratiform rain fraction with in the given range radius [# hours x 12]
All_data_matrix /v01: Master array containing 29 variables (listed below) stored in detail in a single array: [size: 29 x 12 x 19 x # hours]
All_data_matrix = ['cover total' ,'dbz (db)' ,'Ze (mm^6/m^3)' ,$
'rwc (kg/m^3)' ,'iwc (kg/m^3)' ,'rain_gate (kg/m^2/s)',$
'rain_local (kg/m^2/s)','spectral width (m/s)','u_7r (m/s)' ,$
'v_7r (m/s)' ,'wspd_7r (m/s)' ,'div_1r (1/s)' ,$
'div_3r (1/s)' ,'div_5r (1/s)' ,'std_div_1r (1/s)' ,$
'std_div_3r (1/s)' ,'std_div_5r (1/s)' ,'chi_fit_1r' ,$
'chi_fit_3r' ,'chi_fit_5r' ,'az_obs_1r (deg)' ,$
'az_obs_3r (deg)' ,'az_obs_5r (deg)' ,'gapmax_1r (deg)' ,$
'gapmax_3r (deg)' ,'gapmax_5r (deg)' ,'std_u_7r (m/s)' ,$
'std_v_7r (m/s)' ,'chi_fit_7r']