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AWIPS OB7.1 Training

New Enhancements and Changes to Radar and Warning Functionality

To support the fielding of AWIPS software Operational Build 7.1 (OB7.1), WDTD has prepared a recorded presentation on OB7.1 enhancements and changes to radar and warning functionality.

Note to NWS Staff:

To receive credit for completing the AWIPS OB7.1 Training, you must take the training module through the DoC E-learning LMS! The links below are for reference only.


Presentation: The presentation takes approximately 15 minutes, and can be paused and restarted at any point.

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Presentation System Requirements: To view the presentation, you will need Macromedia Flash 8 or higher. The presentation should work in many browsers, but we recommend using Internet Explorer, version 6 or higher. If you have any technical problems please email our Webmaster, or send a Feedback Message.

Major Training Topics

  1. Radar Cross-Sections in the Volume Browser
  2. New All Tilts functionality
  3. VWP plan views and "perspective" plots
  4. Snow Accumulation Algorithm

References / Related Links

Additional references to OB7.1 software can be found at the AWIPS One-Stop Web Site:

Training Division AWIPS Site:

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