UCAR/NCAR Acronym List

This list decodes the full names of instruments, computer models, field programs, and other acronyms encountered frequently in the atmospheric and related sciences. Occasional glossary terms are also explicated. Please note that this listing is for reference purposes only and will not be updated in the future.

Related Links

AMS Glossary of Meteorology (American Meteorological Society)

UCAR Style Guide (NCAR & UCAR Communications)