500-hPa Absolute Vorticity Model Analysis and Forecasts
Plot type: | IVT and IWV | 250-hPa Winds | 500-hPa Vorticity | 850-hPa Temperature | Precipitation |
Geographic Region: | Northeast Pacific | U.S. West Coast | North America |
Plot Description: 500-hPa absolute vorticty shaded in x10-5 s-1, heights contoured in geopotential meters and winds from the Global Forecast System (GFS), the North American Model (NAM), and the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF). The products are provided “as is” and are intended for research purposes only (disclaimer).
All model data provided courtesy of NOAA/NCEP or ECMWF.