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Subject: Degrib 1.72
From: "arthur.taylor"
Date: Mon, 20 Jun 2005 16:37:05 -0400

Hi everyone,

You all have the unique distinction of being registered on my degrib aka
NDFD_GRIB2Decoder) mailing list (all 765 of us) (I'd like to welcome: lee.benson, justin.stopa, gstephan, domingo, and

Please let me know (email me) if you want to unregister. The latest
version of the program is on:

----------- General News.

As of sometime today, the TOC (I'm not sure what that stands for) started putting out the 2 new experimental elements into their correct directories.

I had guessed that they would name them "ds.apparentt.bin" and "ds.rh.bin". Unfortunately they chose "ds.apt.bin" and "ds.rhm.bin". This means that you can either download 1.72, or modify "/degrib/bin/ndfd.ini".

If you choose to modify "ndfd.ini", then you need to find:
"apparentt=Apparent Temperature,expr,ApparentT,expr,expr,expr,NA" and
"rh=Relative Humidity,expr,RH,expr,expr,expr,NA"
and change them to:
"apt=Apparent Temperature,expr,ApparentT,expr,expr,expr,NA" and
"rhm=Relative Humidity,expr,RH,expr,expr,expr,NA"

----------- News about this release:

I have just finished putting together version "1.72" (last one that I
announced was "1.70" on 6/15/2005).

This release is only focused on handling "ds.rhm.bin" and "ds.apt.bin".

1) Reconfigured ndfd.ini to handle ds.rhm.bin and ds.apt.bin

2) Updated htmlmaker.exe to create a column for Apparent Temperature (it already knew about RH). This is for the "generate images" button in NDFD.


Please let me know if you have problems.


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