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METEO DLFT

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Basic Information

File-Type

meteo_dlft.am?

Version

February 2011

Description-Date

February 2011

Significance of the File

contains meteorological area data as surface boundary data for Delft3D
For an uptodate description of the format see Delft3D-FLOW_User_Manual.pdf, B.7 Space varying wind and pressure.

File-Contents (in Catchwords)

The file consists of a header with meta data and one or more sequences of a date and time line and a two-dimensional data field. The data is based on a regular, orthogonal grid, the value left on top stands for the north western grid corner.

  1. file version (1.03)
  2. file type
  3. nof columns
  4. nof rows
  5. grid unit (m, degree)
  6. coordinate of the lower left corner
  7. coordinate of the lower left corner
  8. grid cell length dx
  9. grid cell length dy
  10. no data value
  11. nof quantities (always 1)
  12. quantity name
  13. quantity unit
  14. date and time in netCDF style
  15. two-dimensional data field

Programs using this Type of File

DATACONVERT, DELFT3D

Additional Information

Language

Fortran90

File-Form

FORMATTED

File-Access

SEQUENTIAL

File-Extension

(.amc, .amp, .amr, .amt, .amu, .amv)

WRITE-Subroutine(s)/Module(s)

$PROGHOME/fortran/lib/io_delft/*/mod_io_delft_ui.f90:write_delft_header, write_delft_data

READ-Subroutine(s)/Module(s)

in Delft3D-FLOW Open Source

Original Version

P. Schade

Maintenance

P. Schade

Example-File

$PROGHOME/examples/dataconvert/data/bdf2meteo/wind/met_2005_2006_906.amu


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