Automated Atmospheric River Detection

Application to GFS Forecast Fields

Images available starting 00Z on May 3, 2012


Forecast Initialized April 23, 2014 at 12 Z

Valid Time Overlay on Integrated Water Vapor Average IWV in AR Core Overlay on Integrated Vapor Transport
Analysis Field Valid
12 Z on 2014-04-23
Map with ARAR core strengthTransport Map with AR
1-Day Forecast Valid
12 Z on 2014-04-24
Map with ARNo AR identifiedTransport Map with AR
2-Day Forecast Valid
12 Z on 2014-04-25
Map with ARNo AR identifiedTransport Map with AR
3-Day Forecast Valid
12 Z on 2014-04-26
Map with ARAR core strengthTransport Map with AR
4-Day Forecast Valid
12 Z on 2014-04-27
Map with ARAR core strengthTransport Map with AR
5-Day Forecast Valid
12 Z on 2014-04-28
Map with ARAR core strengthTransport Map with AR
6-Day Forecast Valid
12 Z on 2014-04-29
Map with ARAR core strengthTransport Map with AR
7-Day Forecast Valid
12 Z on 2014-04-30
Map with ARAR core strengthTransport Map with AR

The GFS data are provided courtesy of NOAA/NCEP.