Integrated Water Vapor Transport (IVT) and Integrated Water Vapor (IWV) Analyses and Forecasts
Plot type: | IVT and IWV | 250-hPa Winds | 500-hPa Vorticity | 850-hPa Temperature | Precipitation |
Geographic Region: | North Pacific | Northeast Pacific | U.S. West Coast | North America | North Atlantic |
Plot Description: Vertically Integrated Water Vapor Transport (IVT) with magnitude shaded in units of kg m-1 s-1, direction indicated by vectors and mean sea level pressure contoured in hPa. Integrated water vapor (IWV) with magnitude shaded in units of mm, 850-hPa wind vectors, and mean sea level pressure contoured in hPa 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.