Re: WRFUserARW.ncl help

From: Mary Haley <haley_at_nyahnyahspammersnyahnyah>
Date: Fri Oct 21 2011 - 10:35:55 MDT


wrf_pvo and related functions are built into the ncl executable and
hence you must upgrade your version of NCL in order to use them.
It is not pssible to use the new WRFUserARW script with an old NCL
because it calls a lot of the newer built in functions.


On Fri, 21 Oct 2011 12:00:31 -0400
  Chris Klich <> wrote:
> Hi, I am currently using NCL version 5.0.0. I realize this is an
> version but I do not have access to updating it at this time. I
> downloaded a recent version of the WRFUserARW.ncl script and put it
>in the
> directory where my run files are (not the actual NetCDF library).
> This
> seems to work for older wrf variables such as slp (sea level
>pressure) but I
> have been trying to plot pvo (potential vorticity) and it says
>wrf_pvo is
> undefined. However, when I look in the WRFUserARW file, wrf_pvo is
> I was just wondering if it is possible to use any of the new
>functions after
> version 5.0.0 such as this wrf_pvo, as well as wrf_user_ij_to_ll,
> various other ones without having to download the new source code?
> Thank you,
> Chris
> --
> Christopher Klich
> Graduate Student
>Florida State University

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