NBM v3.2 Modified Blend Methods and New Model Components

NBM v3.2 Modified Blend Methods and New Model Components
The National Blend of Models version 3.2 (NBM v3.2) is due to be released operationally in November 2019. The latest version improves blending methods for wind speed and direction, probability of precipitation (PoP), quantitative precipitation forecasts (QPF), cloud base and sky cover, and simulated radar. NBM v3.2 also adds several model components and the resolution has improved on others. Finally, NBM v3.2 adds a new Guam domain.