grass for meteo representation

Raymond Venneker venn at
Fri Jan 8 06:33:54 EST 1993

> I picked up the paper titled "introduction to GRASS 4" by J. WESTERVELT and I
> was wandering the following :
> Do you, GRASS specialists and users, think that the GRASS package may be
> efficiently used as a basis (with necessary enhancements) for the
> representation of meteorological charts ?
> Meteorological charts combined :
> 	. isobare lines
> 	. signs indicating wind, temperature, ...
> 	. land/sea-lakes limits

Most probably you need to enhance it. Especially if you need to depict
complicated symbols, lines, etc. from a meteorological (standard)
legend. I'm not sure if the combination GRASS-MAPGEN might satisfy
your needs.

Raymond Venneker, Inst. of Earth Sc. Free Univ. Amsterdam.

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