CCSM3 "A2" (atm daily) field list

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IPCC AR4 name IPCC standard_name IPCC units Number of levels Derivation
hflssurface_upward_latent_heat_fluxW m-21((&DeltavHH2O+&DeltafusHH2O)*QFLX)-(&DeltafusHH2O*(&rhoH2O*(PRECC+PRECL)))
hfsssurface_upward_sensible_heat_fluxW m-21SHFLX
prprecipitation_fluxkg m-2 s-11(PRECC+PRECL)*&rhoH2O
pslair_pressure_at_sea_levelPa1PSL
rldssurface_downwelling_longwave_flux_in_airW m-21&sigma*TS4-FLNS
rlussurface_upwelling_longwave_flux_in_airW m-21&sigma*TS4
rluttoa_outgoing_longwave_fluxW m-21FLUT
rsdssurface_downwelling_shortwave_flux_in_airW m-21FSDS
rsussurface_upwelling_shortwave_flux_in_airW m-21FSDS-FSNS
tasmaxair_temperature[1]K1TREFHTMN
tasminair_temperature[2]K1TREFHTMX
tasair_temperatureK1TREFHT

Notes:

[1] "tasmax" is maximum reference height temperature over the day.
[2] "tasmin" is minimum reference height temperature over the day.

&rhoH2O = 1000 kg m-3
&sigma = 5.67 * 10-8 W m-2 K-4
&DeltafusHH2O = 3.337 * 105 J kg-1
&DeltavHH2O = 2.501 * 106 J kg-1