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BUFKIT

snapshot of BUFKIT software in action

The data and software available here gives a vertical picture of the atmosphere each hour for a 48 hour or 60 hour period at specific locations. To use the data files you need a copy of the Bufkit program which can be obtained below.  You need a Windows PC to run it.

Note: Computer or comms outages may cause this data to be unavailable. To get data, right click on the location, then choose "save link as..." or "save target as".

GFS Model Files 00Z, 06Z, 12Z, and 18Z

- VT -
Burlington  BTV
Montpelier  MPV

- NH -
Berlin  BMLBML
Concord  CONCON
Lebanon  LEBLEB
Portsmouth  PSMPSM

- ME -
Appledore Island  APP
Augusta  AUG
Bangor  BGRBGR
Caribou  CAR
Gray  GYXGYX
Houlton  AUG
Jackman  JAC
Millinocket  MLT
Portland  PWMPWM
Rockland  RKD
Rumford  RUM


The NAM was replaced by the Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) Model as of 06/06
The latest version of BUFKIT must be downloaded below in order to view this model.
WRF Model Files 00Z, 06z, 12Z, and 18z

- VT -
Burlington  BTV
Rutland  RUT
ST. Johnsbury  1V4
Springfield  VSFVSF

- NH -
Berlin  BML
Concord  CONCON
Lebanon  LEBLEB
Manchester  MHT
Portsmouth  PSM
Whitefield  HIE

- ME -
Appledore Island  APP
Augusta  AUG
Bangor  BGR
Caribou  CAR
Eastport  EPO
Gray  GYXGYX
Greenville  GNR
Houlton  HUL
Jackman  JAC
Millinocket  MLT
Portland  PWMPWM
Rockland  RKD
Rumford  RUM

- Other States -
Albany  ALBALB
Islip  ISP
Boston  BOSBOS
Chatham  CHH

RUC Model Files

- VT -
Burlington  BTV
Rutland  RUT
ST. Johnsbury  1V4
Springfield  VSF

- NH -
Berlin  BML
Concord  CON
Lebanon  LEB
Manchester  MHT
Portsmouth  PSM

- ME -
Appledore Island  APP
Augusta  AUG
Bangor  BGR
Caribou  CAR
Gray  GYX
Greenville  GNR
Jackman  JAC
Millinocket  MLT
Portland  PWM
Rockland  RKD
Rumford  RUM

- Other States -
Albany  ALB
Boston  BOS


SREF Short-Range Ensemble Forecast.
The latest version of BUFKIT must be downloaded below in order to view this model.
SREF Files 00Z, 06z, 12Z, and 18z

- VT -
Burlington  BTV
Rutland  RUT
ST. Johnsbury  1V4
Springfield  VSF

- NH -
Berlin  BML
Concord  CON
Lebanon  LEB
Manchester  MHT
Portsmouth  PSM

- ME -
Appledore Island  APP
Augusta  AUG
Bangor  BGR
Caribou  CAR
Eastport  EPO
Gray  GYX
Greenville  GNR
Houlton  HUL
Jackman  JAC
Millinocket  MLT
Portland  PWM
Rockland  RKD
Rumford  RUM

- Other States -
Albany  ALB
Boston  BOS


Ensemble WRF Forecast.
The latest version of BUFKIT must be downloaded below in order to view this model.
Ensemble WRF Files 00Z, 06z, 12Z, and 18z

- VT -
Burlington  BTV
Rutland  RUT
ST. Johnsbury  1V4
Springfield  VSF

- NH -
Berlin  BML
Concord  CON
Lebanon  LEB
Manchester  MHT
Portsmouth  PSM

- ME -
Appledore Island  APP
Augusta  AUG
Bangor  BGR
Caribou  CAR
Eastport  EPO
Gray  GYX
Greenville  GNR
Houlton  HUL
Jackman  JAC
Millinocket  MLT
Portland  PWM
Rockland  RKD
Rumford  RUM

- Other States -
Albany  ALB
Boston  BOS




The Workstation WRF   WSWRF Model Files 00Z,06z,12Z,18z

- NH -
Berlin  BML
Concord  CON
Lebanon  LEB
Manchester  MHT
Portsmouth  PSM
North Lake Winnipesaukee  LKWN
Middle Lake Winnipesaukee  LKWM
South Lake Winnipesaukee  LKWS
- ME -
Appledore Island  APP
Augusta  AUG
Bangor  BGR
Gray  GYX
Greenville  GNR
Houlton  HUL
Jackman  JACK
Millinocket  MLT
Portland  PWM
Rockland  RKD
Rumford  RUM
North Sebago Lake  LKSN
South Sebago Lake  LKSS


- Click Here for Continental BUFKIT Files -

Click here to get a copy of the bufkit program or for software documentation.

 
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