[gembud] Addition of GEMPAK grid reading to IDV

Gempak Users,

If you aren't on the IDV mail list, you may be interested to see the
release announcement yesterday adding the capability of reading GEMPAK grid files to IDV.

Steve Chiswell
Unidata User Support


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Subject: 20071220: IDV 2.4 available for download
Date: Thu, 20 Dec 2007 15:47:28 -0700
From: Don Murray <dmurray@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Reply-To: SupportIDV <support-idv@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
Organization: UCAR/Unidata
To: IDV Users <idvusers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>,  idvdevelopers@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

Season's Greetings:

Version 2.4 of the Integrated Data Viewer (IDV) is available
for download at:

http://www.unidata.ucar.edu/downloads/idv

New features in this release include:

Display Changes
# Display Settings
# Set vertical range in cross sections
# Point data accumulation
# Move a display to another view

Data Changes
# New diagnostic functions
# GEMPAK grid reading
# Saving grids locally
# Text Point Data
# Field Mask

Other Changes
# Jython Shell
# Jython Library GUI

Various and Sundry Bug Fixes

See the Release Notes for more information:

http://www.unidata.ucar.edu/software/idv/2_4/docs/userguide/ReleaseNotes.html

Please let us know if you find any problems.

Don, Jeff and Yuan
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