BUFR Table D - sequence descriptors

As used by SoftBUFR Class Library

Based on WMO BUFR Table D version 7

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Category 00 - BUFR table entries sequences


#
300002
	000002 Table A category, line 1
	000003 Table A category, line 2
#
300003
	000010 F, part descriptor
	000011 X, part descriptor
	000012 Y, part descriptor
#
300004
	300003
	000013 Element name, line 1
	000014 Element name, line 2
	000015 Units name
	000016 Units scale sign
	000017 Units scale
	000018 Units reference sign
	000019 Units reference value
	000020 Element data width
#
300010
	300003
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Delayed descriptor replication factor
	000030 Descriptor defining sequence
#

Category 01 - Location and identification sequences


#
301001
	001001 WMO block number
	001002 WMO station number
#
# descriptor 3'01'002 should not be used!
301002
	001003 WMO Region number
	001004 WMO Region sub-area
	001005 Buoy/platform identifier
#
301003
	001011 Ship's call sign
	001012 Direction of motion of moving platform
	001013 Speed of motion of moving platform
#
301011
	004001 Year
	004002 Month
	004003 Day
#
301012
	004004 Hour
	004005 Minute
#
301013
	004004 Hour
	004005 Minute
	004006 Second
#
301021
	005001 Latitude (high accuracy)
	006001 Longitude (high accuracy)
#
301022
	005001 Latitude (high accuracy)
	006001 Longitude (high accuracy)
	007001 Height of station
#
301023
	005002 Latitude (coarse accuracy)
	006002 Longitude (coarse accuracy)
#
301024
	005002 Latitude (coarse accuracy)
	006002 Longitude (coarse accuracy)
	007001 Height of station
#
301025
	301023 Latitude and longitude (coarse accuracy)
	004003 Day
	301012 Time
#
301026
	301021 Latitude and longitude (high accuracy)
	004003 (Time period in days)
	004003
	004004 (Time period in hours)
	004004
	004005 (Time period in minutes)
	004005
#
301031
	301001 WMO block and station number
	002001 Type of station
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301022 Latitude and longitude (high accuracy), height of station
#
301032
	301001 WMO block and station number
	002001 Type of station
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301024 Latitude and longitude (coarse accuracy), height of station
#
#	Buoy/platform - fixed
301033
	001005 Buoy/platform identifier
	002001 Type of station
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301021 Latitude and longitude (high accuracy)
#
#	Buoy/platform - fixed
301034
	001005 Buoy/platform identifier
	002001 Type of station
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301023 Latitude and longitude (coarse accuracy)
#
#	Buoy/platform - moving
301035
	001005 Buoy/platform identifier
	001012 Direction of motion of moving platform
	001013 Speed of motion of moving platform
	002001 Type of station
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301023 Latitude and longitude (coarse accuracy)
#
#	Ship
301036
	301003 Ship's call sign and motion
	002001 Type of station
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301023 Latitude,Longitude(coarse accuracy)
#
#	Land station for vertical soundings
301037
	301001 WMO block and station number
	002011 Radiosonde type
	002012 Radiosonde computational method
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301022 Latitude and longitude (high accuracy), height of station
#
#	Land Station for vertical soundings
301038
	301001 WMO block and station number
	002011 Radiosonde type
	002012 Radiosonde computational method
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301024 Latitude and longitude (coarse accuracy), height of station
#
#	Ship for vertical sounding
301039
	301003 Ship's call sign and motion
	002011 Radiosonde type
	002012 Radiosonde computational method
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301023 Latitude and longitude (coarse accuracy)
#
301040
	301003 Ship's call sign and motion
	002011 Radiosonde type
	002012 Radiosonde computational method
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301024 Latitude and longitude (coarse accuracy), height of station
#
301041
	001007 Satellite identifier
	002021 Satelitte instrument data used in processing
	002022 Satelitte data processing technique used
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
#
301042
	301041 Satellite identifier, data used and data processing technique; date/time
	301021 Latitude, longitude
#
301043
	001007 Satellite identifier
	002023 Cloud motion computational method
	301011 Date
	301013 Time
	301021 Latitude, longitude
#
301044
	001007 Satellite identifier
	002024 Integrated mean humidity computational method
	301011 Date
	301013 Time
	301021 Latitude, longitude
#
#	Satellite location and velocity
301045
	301011 Year, month, day
	301012 Time (hour, minute)
	201138 Change width to 16 bits
	202131 Change scale to 3
	004006 Second
	201000 Change width back to Table B
	202000 Change scale back to Table B
	304030 Location relative to Earth's centre
	304031 Velocity relative to Earth's centre
#
#	ERS product header
301047
	001007 Satellite identifier
	025060 Software identification
	001033 Originating/generating centre
	001034 Originating/generating subcentre
	001012 Direction of motion of moving observation platform
	301045 Satellite location and velocity
	002021 Satellite instrument used in processing
	301011 Date (year, month, day)
	301012 Time (hour, minute)
	201138 Change bit width to 16 bits
 	202131 Change scale to 3
	004006 Second
	201000 Change width back to Table B
	202000 Change scale back to Table B
	301023 Location (latitude, longitude)
#
#	Radar parameters
301048
	002104 Antenna polarization
	002121 Mean frequency
	002113 Number of azimuth looks
	002026 Cross-track resolution
	002027 Along-track resolution
	002111 Radar incidence angle
	002140 Satellite radar beam azimuth angle
	202127 Change scale to -1
	001013 Radar platform velocity
	202126 Change scale to -2
	007001 Radar platform altitude
	202000 Change scale to Table B
	025010 Clutter treatment
	021064 Clutter noise estimate
#
#	Radar beam data
301049
	002111 Radar incidence angle
	002112 Radar look angle
	021062 Backscatter
	021063 Radiometer resolution (Noise value)
	021065 Missing packet counter
#
301051
	001006 Aircraft identifier
	002061 Navigational system
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301021 Latitude,Longitude(high accuracy)
	008004 Phase of aircraft flight
#
#
301055
	001005 Buoy/platform identifier
	002001 Type of station
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301021 Latitude and longitude (high accuracy)
	001012 Direction of motion of moving observing platform
	001014 Platform drift speed (high precision)
#
#	Radar location(s)
301062
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	301001 WMO block and station number
#
#	ACARS identification
301065
	001006 Aircraft flight number (see Note)
	001008 Aircraft registration number (see Note)
	002001 Type of station
	002002 Type of instrumentation for wind measurement
	002005 Precision of temperature observation
	002062 Type of aircraft data relay system
	002070 Original specification of latitude/longitude
	002065 ACARS ground receiving station
#Note:
# As supplied by originating sub-center ARINC, this value is
# a pseudo-value rather than the actual value. The relationship
# between this pseudo value and the true value is known only by ARINC
#
#	ACARS location
301066
	301011 Year, month, day
	301013 Hour, minute, second
	301023 Latitude and longitude (coarse accuracy)
	007004 Pressure
	002064 Aircraft roll angle quality
	008004 Phase of aircraft flight
#
#	Satellite identifier/Generating resolution
301071
	001007 Satellite identifier
	001031 Generating centre
	002020 Satellite classification
	002028 Segment size at nadir in X direction
	002029 Segment size at nadir in Y direction
#
#	Satellite identification
301072
	301071 Satellite identification, generation resolution
	301011 Date
	301013 Time
	301021 Latitude, longitude
#

Category 02 - Meteorological sequences common to surface data


#
302001
	010004 Pressure (at station level)
	010051 Pressure reduced to mean sea level
	010061 3-hour pressure change
	010063 Characteristic of pressure tendency
#
#	High altitude station
302002
	010004 Pressure (at station level)
	007004 Pressure level
	010003 Geopotential of pressure level
	010061 3-hour pressure change
	010063 Characteristic of pressure tendency
#
302003
	011011 Wind direction (10m)
	011012 Wind speed (10m)
	012004 Temperature (2m)
	012006 Dew point (2m)
	013003 Relative humidity
	020001 Horizontal visibility
	020003 Present weather
	020004 Past weather (1)
	020005 Past weather (2)
#
#	General cloud information
302004
	020010 Cloud cover (total)
	008002 Vertical significance
	020011 Cloud amount
	020013 Height of base of cloud
	020012 Cloud type
	020012 Cloud type
	020012 Cloud type
#
302005
	008002 Vertical significance
	020011 Cloud amount
	020012 Cloud type
	020013 Height of base of cloud
#
302006
	010004 Pressure (at station level)
	010051 Pressure reduced to mean sea level
	010062 24-hour pressure change
	010063 Characteristic of pressure tendency
#
#	Low altitude station
302011
	302001 Pressure and pressure change
	302003 Wind, temperature, humidity, visibility, weather
	302004 Significant cloud layer
#
#	High altitude station
302012
	302002 Pressure and pressure change
	302003 Wind, temperature, humidity, visibility, weather
	302004 Significant cloud layer
#
302013
	302006 Pressure and pressure change
	302003 Wind, temperature, humidity, visibility, weather
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Delayed descriptor replication factor
	302005 Cloud layer information
#
302021
	022001 Direction of waves
	022011 Period of waves
	022021 Height of waves
#
302022
	022002 Direction of wind waves
	022012 Period of wind waves
	022022 Height of wind waves
#
302023
	022003 Direction of swell waves
	022013 Period of swell waves
	022023 Height of swell waves
#
302024
	302022 Wind waves
	101002 Replicate 1 descriptor 2 times
	302023 Swell waves (2 systems of swell)
#
#
302051
	010004 Pressure
	010051 Pressure reduced to mean sea level
	007004 Pressure (vertical location)
	010003 Geopotential
	012004 Dry-bulb temperature at 2m
	012051 Standard deviation temperature
	012016 Maximum temperature at 2m, past 24 hours
	012017 Minimum temperature at 2m, past 24 hours
	013004 Vapour pressure
	102004 Replicate 2 descriptors 4 times
	008051 Qualifier for number of missing values in calculation of statistic
	008020 Total number of missing entities (with respect to accumulation or average)
#

Category 03 - Meteorological sequences common to vertical soundings data


#
303001
	007003 Geopotential
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
#
303002
	007004 Pressure
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
#
303003
	007004 Pressure
	010003 Geopotential
	012001 Temperature
	012003 Dew point
#
303004
	007004 Pressure
	010003 Geopotential
	012001 Temperature
	012003 Dew point
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
#
303011
	007003 Geopotential
	008001 Vertical sounding significance
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
#
303012
	007004 Pressure
	008001 Vertical sounding significance
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
#
303013
	007004 Pressure
	008001 Vertical sounding significance
	010003 Geopotential
	012001 Temperature
	013003 Relative humidity
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
#
303014
	007004 Pressure
	008001 Vertical sounding significance
	010003 Geopotential
	012001 Temperature
	012003 Dew point
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
#
303021
	007004 Pressure (1)  defines...
	007004 Pressure (2)         ...layer
	204007 Add associated field of 7 bits
	031021 Additional field significance
#
303022
	303021 Layer, quality
	010003 Geopotential (layer mean thickness)
	204000 Cancel the added associated field
#
303023
	303021 Layer, quality
	012001 Temperature (layer mean)
	204000 Cancel the added associated field
#
303024
	303021 Layer, quality
	013016 Precipitation water
	204000 Cancel the added associated field
#
303025
	002025 Satellite channel
	204007 Add associated field of 7 bits
	031021 Additional field significance
	012063 Brightness temperature
	204000 Cancel the added associated field
#
303026
	007004 Pressure
	008003 Vertical significance
	204007 Add associated field of 7 bits
	031021 Additional field significance
	012001 Temperature
	204000 Cancel the added associated field
#
303027
	007004 Pressure
	204007 Add associated field of 7 bits
	031021 Additional field significance
	010003 Geopotential
	204000 Cancel the added associated field
#
303031
	007004 Pressure
	008003 Vertical significance (base of sounding)
	007021 Elevation (local zenith)
	007022 Solar elevation (solar zenith)
	008012 Land/sea qualifier
	012061 Skin temperature
#
303032
	020011 Cloud amount
	020016 Pressure at top of cloud
#
#
303033
	020010 Cloud cover (total)
	020016 Pressure at top of cloud
#
#	Wind sequence
303041
	002152 Geostationary satellite instrument used
	002023 Cloud motion computational method
	007004 Pressure
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
	002153 Satellite channel centre frequency
	002154 Satellite channel band width
	012071 Coldest cluster T
#

Category 04 - Meteorological sequences common to satellite observations


#
304001
	008003 Vertical significance
	010004 Pressure
	012001 Temperature
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
#
304002
	008003 Vertical significance
	010004 Pressure
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
#
304003
	008003 Vertical significance
	012001 Temperature
#
304004
	008003 Vertical significance
	010004 Pressure
	020010 Cloud cover (total)
	012001 Temperature
#
304005
	002024 Integrated mean humidity computational method
	007004 Pressure (1)  defines...
	007004 Pressure (2)         ...layer
	013003 Realative humidity
#
304006
	014001 Outgoing long-wave radiation
	014001 Incoming long-wave radiation
	014003 Outgoing short-wave radiation
#
#	GOES-I/M info
304011
	002163 Height assignment method
	002164 Tracer correlation method
	008012 Land/sea qualifier
	007024 Satellite zenith angle
	002167 Origin of first guess information
	008021 Time significance
	004001 Year
	004002 Month
	004003 Day
	004004 Hour
	008021 Time significance
	004024 Time period or displacement
	110004 Replicate 10 descriptors 4 times
	008021 Time significance
	004004 Hour
	004005 Minute
	004006 Second
	008021 Time significance
	004004 Hour
	004005 Minute
	004006 Second
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
	103010 Replicate 3 descriptors 6 times
	002163 Height assignment method
	007004 Pressure
	012001 Temperature
#
#	Location of platform
304030
	027031 In direction 0 degree longitude, distance from the Earth's centre
	028031 In direction 90 degrees East longitude, distance from the Earth's centre
	010031 In direction of North Pole, distance from Earth's centre
#
#	Speed of platform
304031
	001041 Absolute platform velocity - first component
	001042 Absolute platform velocity - second component
	001043 Absolute platform velocity - third component
#

Category 06 - Meteorological or oceanographic sequences common to oceanographic observations


#
306001
	002032 Indicator for digitization
	102000 Delayed replication of 2 descriptors
	031001 Replication factor
	007062 Depth below sea surface
	022042 Subsurface sea temperature
#
306002
	002031 Method of current measurement
	022004 Direction of current
	022031 Speed of current
#
306003
	002002 Wind instrumentation
	011011 Wind direction(10m)
	011012 Wind speed(10m)
	012004 Dry-bulb temperature at 2m
#
306004
	002032 Indicator for digitization
	002033 Method of salinity/depth measurement
	103000 Delayed replication of 3 descriptors
	031001 Replication factor
	007062 Depth below sea surface
	022043 Subsurface sea temperature
	022062 Salinity
#
306005
	002031 Method of current measurement
	103000 Delayed replication of 3 descriptors
	031001 Replication factor
	007062 Depth below sea surface
	022004 Direction of current
	022031 Speed of Current
#
#	Under water sounding (optional) parameters
306006
	306003 Surface wind and temperature
	306002 Current
	022063 Total water depth
#
#	Buoy spare block parameters
306007
	001012 Direction of motion of moving platform
	001014 Platform drift speed (high precision)
	306008 Buoy instrumentation
	004024 Time period or displacement
	027003 Alternate latitude
	028003 Alternate longitude
#
#	Buoy instrumentation parameters
306008
	002034 Drogue type
	002035 Cable length
	002036 Buoy type
#
306020
	306024 Tide station identification, date/time, water temperature, tide station tide data status, time period or displacement, time increment
	102006 Replicate 2 descriptors 6 times
	022038 Tidal elevation with respect to local chart datum
	022039 Meteorological residual tidal elevation
#
306021
	001075 Tide station alphanumeric identification
	301011 Year, month, day
	301012 Hour, minute
	022122 Tide station automated meteorological data check
	022123 Tide station manual meterological data check
	012001 Air temperature
	303002 Pressure, wind direction, wind speed
#
306022
	001075 Tide station alphanumeric identification
	301011 Year, month, day
	301012 Hour, minute
	022038 Tidal elevation with respect to local chart datum
	022039 Meteorological residual tidal elevation
#
306023
	001015 Station or site name
	301023 Latitude, longitude
	301011 Year, month, day
	301012 Hour, minute
	022038 Tidal elevation with respect to local chart datum
	022039 Meteorological residual tidal elevation
	022120 Tide station automated water level check
	022121 Tide station manual water level check
#
306024
	001075 Tide station alphanumeric identification
	301011 Year, month, day
	301012 Hour, minute
	022042 Sea/water temperature
	022120 Tide station automated water level check
	022121 Tide station manual water level check
	004025 Time period or displacement
	004015 Time increment
#

Category 07 - Surface report sequences (land)


#
#	(Low altitude station)
307001
	301031 Identification,type,date/time,position(high accuracy),height
	302011 Basic surface report
#
#	(Low altitude station)
307002
	301032 Identification,type,date/time,position(coarse accuracy),height
	302011 Basic surface report
#
#	(Low altitude station)
307003
	307001 Location(high accuracy) and basic report
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	302005 Cloud layer information
#
#	(Low altitude station)
307004
	307002 Location(coarse accuracy) and basic report
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	302005 Cloud layer information
#
#	(Low altitude station)
307005
	307001 Location(high accuracy) and basic report
	101004 Replicate 1 descriptor 4 times
	302005 Cloud layer information (4 layers)
#
#	(Low altitude station)
307006
	307002 Location(coarse accuracy) and basic report
	101004 Replicate 1 descriptor 4 times
	302005 Cloud layer information (4 layers)
#
#	(High altitude station)
307007
	301031 Identification,type,date/time,position(high accuracy),height
	302012 Basic surface report
#
#	(High altitude station)
307008
	301032 Identification,type,date/time,position(coarse accuracy),height
	302012 Basic surface report
#
307009
	301031 Identification,type,date/time,position(high accuracy),height
	302013 Basic surface report
#
#	Main part of data for representation of METAR/SPECI code in BUFR
307011
	001063 ICAO location indicator
	002001 Type of station
	301011 Year, month, day (YY)
	301012 GG, gg
	301024 Latitude-longitude (coarse accuracy), height of station
	007006 Height above station (= height of an anemometer)
	011001 Wind direction (ddd)
	011016 Extreme counterclockwise wind direction of a variable wind (dn dn dn)
	011017 Extreme clockwise wind direction of a variable wind (dx dx dx)
	011002 Wind speed (ff)
	011041 Maximum wind speed (gusts) (fm fm)
	007006 Height above station (= height of a thermometer)
	012001 Temperature (T' T')
	012003 Dew-point temperature (T'd T'd)
	010052 Altimeter stting (QNH) (PH PH PH PH)
	020009 General Weather Indicator TAF/METAR
#
307012
	103000 Delayed replication of 3 descriptors
	031001 Number of replication (up to 3)
	008023 First order statistics
	005021 Direction of visibility observed (Dv)
	020001 Horizontal visibility
#
307013
	106000 Delayed replication of 6 descriptors
	031001 Number of replication (up to 4)
	001064 Runway designator (DR DR)
	008014 Qualification for runway visual range
	020061 Runway visual range (VR VR VR VR)
	008014 Qualification for runway wisual range
 	020061 Runway visual range (VR VR VR VR)
	020018 Tendency of runway visual range (i)
#
307014
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Numbe of replication (up to 3)
	020019 Significant present weather (w' w')
#
#	(Clouds group(s))
307015
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Numbe of replication
	302005 (sequence descriptor)
	008002 Vertical significance (surface observation)
	020011 Cloud amount (FEW, SCT, BKN and OVC) (NS NS NS)
	020012 Cloud type (CC)
	020013 Height of base of cloud (hs hs hs)
	020002 Vertical visibility (VV hs hs hs)
#
307016
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Number of replication (up to 3)
	020020 Significant recent weather phenomena (RE w'w')
#
#	(Wind shear on runways(s))
307017
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Number of replication
	011070 Runway designator of the runway affected by windshear (including ALL) (WS RWY DR DR)
#
#	(Trend-type landing forecast)
307018
	008016 Change qualifier of a trend-type forecast or an aerodrome forecast (TTTTT)
	102000 Delayed replication of 2 descriptors
	031001 Number of replication (up to 2)
	008017 Qualifier of the time when the forecast change is expected (FM, TL, AT)  (TT)
	301012 GG, gg
	104000 Delayed replication of 4 descriptor
	031001 Number of replication (up to 1)
	007006 Height above station
	011001 Wind direction (ddd)
	011002 Wind speed (ff)
	011041 Maximum wind speed (gusts) (fm fm)
	020009 General Weather Indicator
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Number of replication (up to 1)
	020001 Horizontal visibility VVVV
	307014 w'w'
#
#	(Short METAR/SPECI)
307020
	307011 Main part of data
	307014 w'w'
	307016 RE w'w'
#
#	(Total sequence for representation of METAR/SPECI code in BUFR
307021
	307011 Main part of data
	307012 Dv VVVV
	307013 DR DR VR VR VR VR
	307014 w'w'
	307015 Clouds group(s)
	307016 REw'w'
	307017 Wind shear on runway(s)
	307018 Trend-type landing forecast
	307015 Clouds group(s)
#

Category 08 - Surface report sequences (sea)


#
#	(Buoy/platform-fixed)
308001
	301033 Identification,type,date/time,position(high accuracy)
	302011 Basic surface report
	022042 Sea-surface temperature
#
#	(Buoy/platform-fixed)
308002
	301034 Identification,type,date/time,position(coarse accuracy)
	302011 Basic surface report
	022042 Sea-surface temperature
#
#	(Buoy/platform-moving)
308003
	301035 Identification,movement,type,date/time,position(coarse accuracy)
	302011 Basic surface report
	022042 Sea-surface temperature
#
#	(Ship)
308004
	301036 Identification,movement,type,date/time,position(coarse acc)
	302011 Basic surface report
	022042 Sea-surface temperature
#
308005
	308004 Basic surface report
	302024 Wind waves and swell waves
#
#	(Buoy Section 1 optional parameters)
308006
	010004 Pressure
	010061 3-hour pressure change
	010063 Characteristic of pressure change
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
	012004 Dry-bulb temperature at 2m
	013003 Relative humidity
	022042 Sea-surface temperature
#
308007
	301055 Identification, movement type, date/time, position (high accuracy)
	302011 Basic surface report
	007062 Depth below sea/water surface
	022042 Sea/water temperature
#

Category 09 - Vertical sounding sequences (conventional data)


#
#	(Vertical wind profile)
309001
	301037 Identification,etc,(land station,high accuracy position)
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303011 Winds at heights
#
#	(Vertical wind profile)
309002
	301038 Identification,etc,(land station,coarse accuracy position)
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303011 Winds at heights
#
#	(Vertical wind profile)
309003
	301037 Identification,etc,(land station,high accuracy position)
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303012 Winds at pressure levels
#
#	(Vertical wind profile)
309004
	301038 Identification,etc,(land station,coarse accuracy position)
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303012 Winds at pressure levels
#
#	(Vertical sounding with relative humidity)
309005
	301037 Identification,etc,(land station,high accuracy position)
	302004 Significant cloud information
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303013 Pressure,geopotential,temperature,and wind
#
#	(Vertical sounding with relative humidity)
309006
	301038 Identification,etc,(land station,coarse accuracy position)
	302004 Significant cloud information
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303013 Pressure,geopotential,temperature,and wind
#
#	(Vertical sounding with dew-point data)
309007
	301037 Identification,etc,(land station,high accuracy position)
	302004 Significant cloud information
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303014 Pressure,geopotential,temperature,and wind
#
#	(Vertical sounding with dew-point data)
309008
	301038 Identification,etc,(land station,coarse accuracy position)
	302004 Significant cloud information
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303014 Pressure,geopotential,temperature,and wind
#
#	(Vertical wind profile)
309011
	301039 Ship's identification etc.
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303011 Winds at heights
#
#	(Vertical wind profile)
309012
	301039 Ship's identification etc.
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303012 Winds at pressure levels
#
#	(Vertical sounding with relative humidity)
309013
	301039 Ship's identification etc.
	302004 Significant cloud information
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303013 Pressure,geopotential,temperature,and wind
#
#	(Vertical sounding with dew-point data)
309014
	301039 Ship's identification etc.
	302004 Significant cloud information
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303014 Pressure,geopotential,temperature,and wind
#
#	(Vertical wind profile)
309015
	301040 Ship's identification etc.
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303011 Winds at heights
#
#	(Vertical wind profile)
309016
	301040 Ship's identification etc.
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303012 Winds at pressure levels
#
#	(Vertical sounding with relative humidity)
309017
	301040 Ship's identification etc.
	302004 Significant cloud information
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303013 Pressure,geopotential,temperature,and wind
#
#	(Vertical sounding with dew-point data)
309018
	301040 Ship's identification etc.
	302004 Significant cloud information
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303014 Pressure,geopotential,temperature,and wind data
#
#	(Wing profile - wind data sounding)
309019
	301031 Identification etc.
	002003 Type of measuring eqipment used
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	303011 Winds at heights
#
#	(Wind profiles - Cartesian coordinates)
309020
	301031 Identification etc.
	002003 Type of measuring eqipment used
	104000 Delayed replication of 4 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	007003 Geopotential
	011003 u-component
	011004 v-component
	011005 w-component
#

Category 10 - Vertical sounding sequences (satellite data)


#
#	(Satellite - brightness temperature)
310001
	301042 Identification,method,date/time
	303031 Significance data,land/sea,skin temperature
	303032 Cloud
	101026 Replicate 1 descriptor 26 times
	303025 Satellite channel and brightness temperature
#
#	(Satellite - low level)
310002
	301042 Identification,method,date/time
	303031 Significance data,land/sea,skin temperature
	303032 Cloud
	101009 Replicate 1 descriptor 9 times
	303023 Mean layer temperature
#
#	(Satellite - high level)
310003
	301042 Identification,method,date/time
	303031 Significance data,land/sea,skin temperature
	303032 Cloud
	101006 Replicate 1 descriptor 6 times
	303023 Mean layer temperature
#
#	(Satellite - precipitable water)
310004
	301042 Identification,method,date/time
	303031 Significance data,land/sea,skin temperature
	303032 Cloud
	101003 Replicate 1 descriptor 3 times
	303024 Precipitable water
#
310005
	301042 Identification,method,date/time
	303031 Significance data,land/sea,skin temperature
	303033 Cloud
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Delayed descriptor replication factor
	303025 Satellite channel and brightness temperature
#
310006
	301042 Identification,method,date/time
	303031 Significance data,land/sea,skin temperature
	303033 Cloud
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Delayed descriptor replication factor
	303023 Layer mean temperature
#
310007
	301042 Identification,method,date/time
	303031 Significance data,land/sea,skin temperature
	303033 Cloud
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Delayed descriptor replication factor
	303024 Precipitable water
#
#	ATOVS HIRS report
310008
	310011 ATOVS field of view variables
	101019 Replicate 1 descriptor 19 times
	310012 ATOVS channel variables
	002150 TOVS/ATOVS/AVHRR instrumentation channel number
	025079 Albedo-radiance solar filtered irradiance for ATOVS
	025080 Albedo-radiance equivalent filter width for ATOVS
	033032 Channel quality flags for ATOVS
	014045 Channel radiance
#
#	ATOVS AMSU-A report
310009
	310011 ATOVS field of view variables
	101015 Replicate 1 descriptor 15 times
	310012 ATOVS channel variables
#
#	ATOVS AMSU-B report
310010
	310011 ATOVS field of view variables
	101005 Replicate 1 descriptor 5 times
	310012 ATOVS channel variables
#
#	ATOVS field of view variables
310011
	008070 TOVS/ATOVS product qualifier
	001033 Identification of originating/generating centre
	001034 Identification of origination/generating centre
	008070 TOVS/ATOVS product qualifier
	001033 Identification of originating/generating centre
	001034 Identification of origination/generating centre
	001007 Satellite identification
	002048 Satellite sensor indicator
	005040 Orbit number
	025075 Satellite antenna corrections version number
	201133 Change width
	005041 Scan line number
	201000 Change width
	005043 Field of view number
	025070 Major frame count
	033030 Scan line status flags for ATOVS
	033031 Scan line quality flags for ATOVS
	004001 Year
	004002 Month
	004003 Day
	004004 Hour
	004005 Minute
	202131 Change scale
	201138 Change width
	004006 Second
	201000 Change width
	202000 Change scale
	005001 Latitude
	006001 Longitude
	202126 Change scale
	007001 Height of station
	202000 Change scale
	007024 Satellite zenith angle
	005021 Satellite azimuth
	007025 Solar zenith angle
	005022 Solar azimuth
	033033 Field of view quality flags for ATOVS
	002151 Radiometer identifier
	012064 Instument temperature
	002151 Radiometer identifier
	012064 Instument temperature
	002151 Radiometer identifier
	012064 Instument temperature
	002151 Radiometer identifier
	012064 Instument temperature
#
#	ATOVS channel variables
310012
	002150 TOVS/ATOVS/AVHRR instrumentation channel number
	025076 Log-10 of (temperature0radiance central wavenumber) for ATOVS
	025077 Bandwidth correction coefficient 1 for ATOVS
	025078 Bandwidth correction coefficient 2 for ATOVS
	033032 Channel quality flags for ATOVS
	201132 Change width
	202129 Change scale
	012063 Brightness temperature
	202000 Change scale
	201000 Change width
#
#	AVHRR (GAC) report
310013
	001007	Satellite ID
	005040	Orbit number
	004001	Year
	004002	Month
	004003	Day
	004004	Hour
	004005	Minute
	004006	Second
	005001	Latitude
	006001	Longitude
	007025	Solar zenith angle
	005043	Field of view number
	025085	Fraction of clear pixels in HIRS field of view
	201131	Change width
	202129	Change scale
	002150	TOVS/ATOVS/AVHRR instrumentation channel number
	008023	First order statistics
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	014027	Albedo
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	014027	Albedo
	002150	TOVS/ATOVS/AVHRR instrumentation channel number
	008023	First order statistics
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	014027	Albedo
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	014027	Albedo
	002150	ATOVS/AVHRR instrumentation channel number
	008023	First order statistics
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	014027	Albedo
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	014027	Albedo
	202000	Change scale
	201000	Change width
	201132	Change width
	202129	Change scale
	002150	ATOVS/AVHRR instrumentation channel number
	008023	First order statistics
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	012063	Brightness temperature
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	012063	Brightness temperature
	002150	ATOVS/AVHRR instrumentation channel number
	008023	First order statistics
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	012063	Brightness temperature
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	012063	Brightness temperature
	008023	First order statistics
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	012063	Brightness temperature
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	012063	Brightness temperature
	002150	ATOVS/AVHRR instrumentation channel number
	008023	First order statistics
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	012063	Brightness temperature
	008072	Pixel(s) type
	012063	Brightness temperature
	202000	Change scale
	201000	Change width
#
#	Satellite - geostationary wind data
310014
	301072 Satellite identification, date, time, latitude, longitude
	303041 Wind sequence
	304011 GOES-I/M information
#

Category 11 - Single level report sequences (conventional data)


#
#	(Aircraft reports)
311001
	301051 ASDAR aircraft identifier, navigational system, date/time, position, phase of aircraft flight
	007002 Altitude
	012001 Temperature
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
	011031 Degree of turbulence
	011032 Height of base of turbulence
	011033 Height of top of turbulence
	020041 Airframe icing
#
#	(ACARS reports)
311002
	301065 ACARS identification
	301066 ACARS location
	311003 ACARS standard reported variables
	311004 ACARS supplementary reported variables
#
#	(ACARS standard reported variables)
311003
	010070 Indicated aircraft altitude
	011001 Wind direction
	011002 Wind speed
	012001 Temperature/dry-bulb temperature
	013002 Mixing ratio
#
#	(ACARS supplementary reported variables)
311004
	101000 Delayed replication of one descriptor
	031000 Short delayed replication description factor
	011034 Vertical gust velocity
	101000 Delayed repliction of one descriptor
	031000 Short delayed replication description factor
	011035 Vertical gust acceleration
	101000 Delayed replication of one descriptor
	031000 Short delayed replication description factor
	011075 Mean turbulence intensity (eddy dissipation rate)
	101000 Delayed replication of one descriptor
	031000 Short delayed replication description factor
	011076 Peak turbulence intensity (eddy dissipation rate)
	101000 Delayed replication of one descriptor
	031000 Short delayed replication description factor
	033025 ACARS interpolated values
	101000 Delayed replication of one descriptor
	031000 Short delayed replication description facotr
	033026 Mixing ratio quality
#

Category 12 - Single level report sequences (satellite data)


#
312001
	301043 Satellite identifier,instrumentation,location,date/time
	304001 Cloud top pressure,temperature,wind
#
312002
	301043 Satellite identifier,instrumentation,location,date/time
	304002 Cloud top pressure,wind
#
312003
	301042 Satellite identifier,instrumentation,location,date/time
	304003 Surface temperature
#
312004
	301042 Satellite identifier,instrumentation,location,date/time
	304004 Cloud cover
#
312005
	301042 Satellite identifier,instrumentation,location,date/time
	020014 Height of top of cloud
#
312006
	301044 Satellite identifier,instrumentation,location,date/time
	304005 Layer mean relative humidity
#
312007
	301042 Satellite identifier,instrumentation,location,date/time
	304006 Radiation
#
#	(Orbital information, Part I)
312010
	001007 Satellite identifier
	005040 Orbit number
	002021 Satellite instrumentation
	005041 Scan line number
	004001 Year
	004043 Day of year
#
#	(Orbital information, Part II)
312011
	202131 Change scale
	201149 Change data width
	004006 Second
	201000 Change width
	202126 Change scale
	010002 height
	202000 Change scale
	005043 Field of view number
	005053 Field of view increment
#
#	(HIRS brightness temperatures - channels 1-19)
312012
	202129 Change scale
	201132 Change width
	101019 Replicate 1 descriptor 19 times
	012063 Brightness temperature
	201000 Change width
	202000 Change scale
#
#	(Hirs brightness temperatures - channel 20 )
312013
	005042 Channel number
	202129 Change scale
	201135 Change data width
	012063 Brightness temperature
	201000 Change width
	202000 Change scale
#
#	(HIRS satellite data)
312014
	312010 Orbital information, Part I
	312011 Orbital information, Part II
	105056 Replicate 5 descriptors 56 times
	301023 Latitude and longitude(coarse accuracy)
	005042 Channel number
	005052 Channel number increment
	312012 HIRS brightness temperatures(channels 1-19)
	312013 HIRS brightness temperature(channel 20)
#
#	(MSU brightness temperatures - channels 1-4)
312015
	109011 Replicate 9 descriptors 11 times
	301023 Latitude and longitude(coarse accuracy)
	005042 Channel number
	005052 Channel number increment
	202129 Change scale
	201132 Change width
	101004 Replicate 1 descriptors 4 times
	012063 Brightness temperature
	202000 Change scale
	201000 Change width
#
#	(MSU satellite data)
312016
	312010 Orbital information, Part I
	312011 Orbital information, Part II
	312015 MSU brightness temperatures(channels 1-4)
#
#	(SSU brightness temperatures - channels 1-3)
312017
	109008 Replicate 9 descriptors 8 times
	301023 Latitude and longitude(coarse accuracy)
	005042 Channel number
	005052 Channel number increment
	202129 Change scale
	201132 Change width
	101003 Replicate 1 descriptor 3 times
	012063 Brightness temperature
	202000 Cancel change scale
	201000 Cancel change data width
#
#	(SSU satellite data)
312018
	312010 Orbital information, Part I
	312011 Orbital information, Part II
	312017 SSU brightness temperatures(channels 1-3)
#
312019
	301047	Product header
	301048	Radar parameters
	015015	Maximum spectrum composition before normalisation
	029002	Coordinate grid type
	021076	Representation of intensities
	106012	Repeat next 6 descriptors 12 times
	201129	Change width to 14 bits
	006030	Wave number (spectral)
	201000	Change width to Table B
	102012	Repeat next 2 descriptors 12 times
	005030	Direction (spectral)
	021075	Image spectrum intensity
	021066	Wave scatterometer product confidence data
#
#	(Wave sactterometer product)
312020
	301047 Product header
	301048 Radar parameters
	015015 Maximum spetrum composition before normalization
	029002 Coordinate grid type
	021076 Representation of intensities
	104012 Repeat next 4 descriptors 12 times
	006030 Wave number (spectral)
	102012 Repeat next 2 descriptor 12 times
	005030 Direction (spectral)
	021075 Spectral intensity
	021066 Wave scatterometer product confidence data
#
#	(Wind scatterometer product)
312021
	301047 Product header
	101003 Repeat 1 descriptor 3 times
	301049 Radar beam data
	011012 Windspeed at 10 m
	011011 Wind direction at 10 m
	021067 Wind product confidence data
#
#	(Radar altimeter product)
312022
	301047 Product header
	008022 Number in average
	011012 Wind speed
	011050 Standard deviation of horizontal wind speed
	022070 Significant wave height
	022026 Standard deviation of significant wave height
	312041 Altitude
	010050 Standard deviation of altitude
	021068 Radar altimeter product confidence data
	021071 Peakiness
	021072 Altimeter calibration status
	021073 Altimeter instrument mode
	312042 Altitude corrections
	021062 Backscatter
	015011 Log 10 of integrated electron density
#
#	(ATSR sea surface temperature product)
312023
	301047 Product header
	103003 Repeat 3 descriptor 3 times
	008022 Number in average
	012061 Skin temperature
	022050 Standard deviation of sea surface temperature
	021069 SST product confidence data
	021085 ATSR sea surface temperature across-track band number
#
#	(Wave scatterometer product enhanced)
312024
	312020 (Wave scatterometer product)
	008060 Sample scanning mode significance = range
	008022 Number in sample
	008060 Sample scanning mode signification - horizontal
	008022 Number in sample
	025014 Azimuth clutter cut-off
	022101 Total energy (wavelength > 731 m)
	022097 Mean wavelength of image spectrum
	022098 Wavelength spread (wavelength >731
	022099 Mean direction (avelength >731 m)
	022100 Direction spread (wavelength > 731 m)
#
312025
	312019	Wave scatterometer product with width change for wave
	008060	Sample scanning mode significance - range
	008022	Number in sample
	008060	Sample scanning mode significance - horizontal
	008022	Number in sample
	025014	Azimuth clutter cut-off
	022101	Total energy (wavelength > 731 m)
	022097	Mean wavelength of image spectrum
	022098	Wavelength spread (wavelength > 731 m)
	022099	Mean direction (wavelength > 731 m)
	022100	Direction spread (wavelength > 731 m)
#
#	(Altitude)
312041
	201141 Change width to 28 bits
	202130 Change scale to 2
	007001 Altitude
	201000 Change width back to Table B
	202000 Change scale back to Table B
#
#	(Altitude corrections)
312042
	021077 Altitude correction, ionosphere
	021078 Altitude correction, dry troposphere
	021079 Altitude correction, wet troposphere
	021080 Altitude correction, calibration constant
	021081 Open loop height-time loop calibration correction
	021082 Open loop automatic gain control calibration correction
#

Category 13 - Sequences common to image data


#
#	(Rada reflectivity values)
313009
	021001 Horizontal reflectivity
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	021001 Horizontal reflectivity
#
#	(Radar rainfal intensities)
313010
	021036 Radar rainfall intensity
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	021036 Radar rainfall intensity
#
#	(Non run-length encoded row for Pixel value (4 bits))
313031
	006002 First longitude location minus one increment
	006012 Longitude increment
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031002 Extended replication factor
	030001 Pixel value(4 bits)
#
#	(Non run-length encoded picture data for Pixel value (4 bits))
313032
	005002 First latitude location minus one increment
	005012 Latitude increment(signed value so can not cross pole)
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031002 Extended replication factor
	313031 Non run-lenght encoded row
#
#	(Run-lenth encoded row for Pixel value (4 bits))
313041
	006002 First longitude location minus one increment
	110000 Delayed replication of 10 descriptors
	031001 Replication factor
	104000 Delayed replication of 4 descriptors
	031001 Replication factor
	006012 Longitude increment
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptors
	031012 Extended delayed repetition factor
	030001 Pixel value(4 bits)
	006012 Longitude increment
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	030001 Pixel value(4 bits)
#
#	(Run-length encode picture data for Pixel value (4 bits))
313042
	005002 First latitude location minus one increment
	005012 Latitude increment(signed value so can not cross pole)
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031002 Extended replication factor
	313041 Run-lenght encoded row
#
#	(Run-length encoded picture data for Pixel value (4 bits), regular grid)
313043
	006002 First longitude location minus one increment
	005002 First latitude location minus one increment
	005012 Latitude increment
	112000 Delayed replication of 12 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	110000 Delayed replication of 10 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	104000 Delayed replication of 4 descriptors
	031001 Replication factor
	006012 Longitude increment
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031011 Delayed repetition factor
	030001 Pixel value(4 bits)
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	030001 Pixel value(4 bits)
#

Category 15 - Oceanographic report sequences


#
#	(Typically reported underwater sounding without optional fields)
315001
	001011 Ship's call sign
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301023 Latitude and Longitude(coarse accuracy)
	306001 Depth,temperature
#
#	(Typically reported underwater sounding without optional fields)
315002
	001011 Ship's call sign
	301011 Date
	301012 Time
	301023 Latitude and Longitude(coarse accuracy)
	306004 Depth,temperature,salinity
#

Category 16 - Synoptic feature sequences


#
316001
	301011 Year,month,day
	004004 Hour
	301023 Latitude and Longitude(coarse accuracy)
	001021 Synoptic feature identifier
	002041 Method for estimating reports related to synoptic features
	019001 Type of synoptic feature
	010051 Pressure reduced to mean sea level
	019002 Effective radius of feature
	019003 Wind speed treshold(15m/s typically)
	019004 Effective radius with respect to wind speeds above threshold
#
#	(Header)
316002
	008021 Data time (analysis)
	004001 Year
	004002 Month
	004003 Day
	004004 Hour
	004005 Minute
	001033 Origination/generating centre
	008021 Validity time (fcst)
	004001 Year
	004002 Month
	004003 Day
	004004 Hour
	004005 Minute
	007002 Flight level (altitude) (base of chart layer)
	007002 Flight level (altitude) (top of chart layer)
#
#	(Jet stream)
316003
	110000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	008011 Meteorological feature (jet stream value)
	008007 Dimensional significance (value for line)
	104000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	005002 Latitude (coarse)
	006002 Lontitude (coarse)
	010002 Flight level (altitude)
	011002 Wind speed
	008007 Dimensional significance (cancel)
	008011 Meteorological feature (cancel/end of object)
#
#	(Turbulence)
316004
	111000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	008011 Meteorological feature (value for turbulence)
	008007 Dimensional significance (value for area)
	007002 Flight level (altitude) (base of layer)
	007002 Flight level (altitude) (top of layer)
	102000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	005002 Latitude (coarse)
	006002 Longitude (coarse)
	011031 (1) Degree of turbulence
	008007 Dimensional signifcance (cancel)
	008011 Meteorological feature (cancel/end of object)
#
#	(Storm)
316005
	108000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	008005 Meteorological attribute significance (storm centre)
	008007 Dimensional significance (value for point)
	005002 Latitude (coarse)
	006002 Longitude (coarse)
	001026 WMO sttorm name (use "UNKNOWN" for a sandstorm)
	019001 Synoptic features (value for type of storm)
	008007 Dimensional significance (cancel)
	008005 Meteorological attribute significance (cancel/end of object)
#
#	(Cloud)
316006
	112000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	008011 Meteorological feature (value for cloud)
	008007 Dimensional significance (value for area)
	007002 Flight level (altitude) (base of layer)
	007002 Flight level (altitude) (top of layer)
	102000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	005002 Latitude (coarse)
	006002 Longitude (coarse)
	020011 (2) Cloud amount
	020012 Cloud type
	008007 Dimensional significance (cancel)
	008011 Meteorological feature (cancel/end of object)
#
#	(Front)
316007
	110000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	008011 (3) Meteorological feature (value for type of front)
	008007 Dimensional significance (value for line)
	104000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	005002 Latitude (coarse)
	006002 Longitude (coarse)
	019005 Direction of feature
	019006 Speed of feature
	008007 Dimensional significance (cancel)
	008011 Meteorological feature (cancel/end of object)
#
#	(Tropopause)
316008
	111000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	008001 Vertical significance (bit 3 set for tropopause)
	008007 Dimensional significane (value for point)
	008023 (4) Statistic (type of tropopause value)
	103000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	005002 Latitude (coarse)
	006002 Longitude (coarse)
	010002 Height/altitude
	008023 Statistic (cancel)
	008007 Dimensional significance (cancel)
	008001 Vertical significance (cancel/end of object)
#
#	(Airframe icing area)
316009
	111000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	008011 Meteorological feature (value for airframe icing)
	008007 Dimensional significance (value for area)
	007002 Flight level (altitude) (base of layer)
	007002 Flight level (altitude) (top of layer)
	102000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	005002 Latitude (coarse)
	006002 Longitude (coarse)
	020041 Airframe icing (type of airframe icing)
	008007 Dimensional significance (cancel)
	008011 Meteorological feature (cancel/end of object)
#
#	(Name of feature)
316010
	107000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	008011 Meteorological feature
	008007 Dimensional significance (value for point)
	001022 Name of feature
	005002 Latitude (coarse)
	006002 Longitude (coarse)
 	008007 Dimensional significance (cancel)
	008011 Meteorological feature (cancel/end of object)
#
#	(Volcano erupting)
316011
	116000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	008011 Meteorological feature (value for special clouds)
	001022 Name of feature (volcano name)
	008007 Dimensional significance (value for point)
	102000 Delayed replication
	031001 Replication
	005002 Latitude (coarse)
	006002 Longitude (coarse)
	008021 Time significance (eruption starting time)
	004001 Year
	004002 Month
	004003 Day
	004004 Hour
	004005 Minute
	020090 Special clouds (clouds from volcanic eruptions)
	008021 Time significance (cancel)
	008007 Dimensional significance (cancel)
	008011 Meteorological feature (cancel/end of object)
#

Category 18 - Radiological report sequences


#
318001
	301025 Latitude,Longitude(coarse accuracy),day and time
	024011 Dose
#
318003
	301026 Latitude,Longitude(high accuracy),time in days,hours and min
	024005 Isotope mass
	024004 Element name
	024021 Air concentration
#
318004
	301025 Latitude,Longitude(coarse accuracy),day and time
	004023 Time period or displacement
	013011 Total precipitation/total water equivalent
	024005 Isotope mass
	024004 Element name
	024022 Concentration in precipitation
#

Category 21 - Radar report sequences


#
#	(Wind profiler - antenna characteristics)
321001
	002101 Type of antenna
	002114 Antenna effective surface area
	002105 Maximum antenna gain
	002106 3-dB beamwidth
	002107 Sidelobe suppression
	002121 Mean frequency
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#	(Wind profiler - moment data)
321003
	021051 Signal power over 1mW
	021014 Doppler mean velocity(radial)
	021017 Doppler velocity spectral width
	021030 Signal to noise ratio
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#	(Wind profiler - moment data sounding )
321004
	301031 Identification,type,date/time,position(high),height
	002003 Type of measuring equipment used
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	321003 Wind profiler moment data
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#	(Transmitter-receiver characteristics)
321005
	025004 Echo precessing
	002121 Mean frequency
	002122 Frequency agility range
	002123 Peak power
	002124 Average power
	002125 Pulse repetition frequency
	002126 Pulse width
	002127 Receiver intermediate frequency
	002128 Intermediate frequency bandwidth
	002129 Minimum detectable signal
	002130 Dynamic range
	002131 Sensitivity time range
#
#	(Integration characteristics)
321006
	025001 Range-gate length
	025002 Number of gates averaged
	025003 Number of integrated pulses
	025005 Echo integration
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#	(Corrections)
321007
	025009 Calibration method
	025010 Clutter treatment
	025011 Ground accultation correction
	025012 Range attenuation correction
	025013 Bright-band correction
	025015 Radome attenuation correction
	025016 Clear air attenuation correction
	025017 Precipitation attenuation correction
#
#	(Z to R conversion)
321008
	025006 Z to R conversion
	025007 Z to R conversion factor
	025008 Z to R conversion exponent
#
#	(A to Z law)
321009
	025018 A to Z law for attenuation factor
	025019 A to Z law for attenuation exponent
#
#	(Antenna characteristics)
321010
	002101 Type of antenna
	007002 Altitude of the tower base
	002102 Antenna height above tower base
	002103 Radome
	002104 Antenna polarisation
	002105 Maximum antenna gain
	002106 3-dB beamwidth
	002107 Sidelobe suppression
	002108 Crosspol discrimination(on axis)
	002109 Antenna speed(azimuth)
	002110 Antenna speed(elevation)
	002132 Azimuth pointing accuracy
	002133 Elevation pointing accuracy
#
#	(General characteristics)
321011
	030031 Picture type
	030032 Combination with other data
	029002 Co-ordinate grid type
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#	(Antenna elevations)
321012
	101000 Delayed replication of 1 descriptor
	031001 Replication factor
	002135 Antenna elevation
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