Reading graphs - BLVIEW - CL61

BL-View for CL61 User Guide

Document code
M212721EN
Revision
D
Language
English
Product
BLVIEW
CL61
Document type
User guide

In BL‑View, information is illustrated on the screen as density plots. You can create plots to view and analyze live and archive data. Each new plot opens as a new tab.

The panel on the right displays the following information:

  • Data lets you select between mixing layer height data (MLH data) and Profile data.
  • Cloud shows the cloud base layers.
  • Legend shows the boundary layer and cloud base markers.
  • Intensity shows the intensity scale for the displayed information.
  • Navigator shows which section of the plot is currently displayed. Use the mouse to zoom in and Fit view in Navigator to zoom out.
  • Information shows the device name and the update status of the selected plot.

The following markers are used in the graphs:

  • Dark red/yellow/green rectangles: Boundary layer heights. The colors indicate the quality of the data with green being valid and red suspicious.
  • Black line: 1-hour average mixing layer height.
  • Gray rectangles: Additional boundary layer heights (elevated layers).
  • Blue dots: Cloud base heights.
Figure 1. CL61 mixing layer height (MLH) data in BL-View