Mission Updates

PPS Announces V06A GPM Level 2 - Level 3 DPR and Combined Data Processing/ Reprocessing

The Precipitation Processing System (PPS) will begin processing and reprocessing GPM Level 2 - Level 3 DPR and Combined data as version V06A.  The switch to V06A for these products will begin with October 01, 2018 GPM data. This data will be available to the public after October 04, 2018 at the earliest once they have been reviewed and approved by the Science Team.

The following data products will be processed/reprocessed as V06A:


 2AKa
 2AKu
 2ADPR
 3DPRD
 3DPR_ASC
 3DPR_DES
 3DPR

 2BCMB

 3CMB_DAY
 3CMB

 2HSLH
 3GSLH
 3HSLH_DAY
 3HSLH

These GPM data products will be made available through the PPS "arthurhou" ftp archive:
ftp://arthurhou.pps.eosdis.nasa.gov/
and STORM (PPS's Online Data Ordering Interface):
https://storm.pps.eosdis.nasa.gov
after these products are produced and archived.

NASA requires that all science data users register in order to access these products.   If you haven't registered, please visit the PPS registration portal at: https://registration.pps.eosdis.nasa.gov/registration/

 

The version of the PPS I/O Toolkit used will be TKIO 3.90.0 or later for these products. Their release notes and tar file are located in this directory:
ftp://gpmweb2.pps.eosdis.nasa.gov/pub/PPStoolkit/GPM/

The product release notes and other documentation can be found on the PPS public website at:
https://pps.gsfc.nasa.gov/GPMprelimdocs.html
https://pps.gsfc.nasa.gov/atbd.html
on the PPS public website:
https://pps.gsfc.nasa.gov/

If you have any concerns, comments or questions, please inform the PPS Helpdesk at:
helpdesk@mail.pps.eosdis.nasa.gov.