CAMS netcdf files (CAMS / netcdf)


Read CAMS products. Option to define pressure coordinate names depending on CAMS version.


CAMS concentrations in 4D fields are provided in ppb of wet air for CH4 (from TM5 simulations) and ppb of dry air for CO2 and N2O (from LMDZ simulations)

Yaml arguments

The following arguments are used to configure the plugin. pyCIF will return an exception at the initialization if mandatory arguments are not specified, or if any argument does not fit accepted values or type:

Optional arguments

aibi_name: (optional): False

To choose ai/bi vertical coordinate names instead of hyam and hybm; this depends on the version of the CAMS product to be read

accepted type: <class ‘bool’>

Yaml template

Please find below a template for a Yaml configuration:

2  plugin:
3    name: CAMS
4    version: netcdf
5    type: datastream
8  # Optional arguments
9  aibi_name: XXXXX