Release Dates

AERMOD Wizard

AERMOD Wizard 1.09 was released January 18, 2024.

AERMOD Wizard:

  • Added EPA monitoring data updated October 2023
  • Updated National Emissions Inventory sources based on 2020 data
  • Updated data inventory for surface stations and upper air stations
  • Updated to download wind data files from the National Center for Environmental Information website
  • Added the year 2023 to dropdown lists
  • Improved trajectory interface for 1-minute wind data
  • Modified download forms for 1-minute and 5-minute wind data files to select all months by default
  • Added export to Google Earth for Class I area boundaries and receptors
  • Added the ability to copy Class I area receptor locations and elevations to the clipboard
  • Added the ability to find surface stations, upper air stations, monitoring sites and Class I areas


AerMet:

  • AerMet runs AERMET 23132
  • Added prompt to confirm removing the last day of met data from AERMET output files
  • Added list of ASOS station anemometer heights to the Help menu


AerMinute:

  • Updated to download wind data files from the National Center for Environmental Information website


WindRose:

  • Added support for processing met data for 2023
  • Added support for multi-year ISHD files
  • Corrected stats for multi-year ISHD files
  • Fixed bug in selecting wind speed classes


AerScreen for Windows

AerScreen for Windows 4.04 was released December 18, 2023.

AerScreen for Windows:

  • Updated to run AERMOD 23132


Terrain Files Converter:

  • Updated to use Geospatial Data Abstraction Library 3.7
  • Updated user manual


BEEST Suite

BEEST 12.10 was released December 7, 2023.

BEEST:

  • BEEST runs AERMOD 23132
  • Added RLINEXT and SWPOINT sources
  • Added the ability to export RLINEXT and SWPOINT sources to Google Earth
  • Added the ability to create receptors along a line
  • Added the ability to read ArcGIS world files when opening background maps
  • Added warning when the number of partitions is greater than the total number of receptors
  • Added Flare menu item to the pop-up menu for point sources
  • Changed stack release type from RAINCAP to POINTCAP and from HORIZONTAL to POINTHOR in Source Grid View


AerMet:

  • AerMet runs AERMET 23132
  • Added prompt to confirm removing the last day of met data from AERMET output files
  • Added list of ASOS station anemometer heights to the Help menu


AerMinute:

  • Updated to download wind data files from the National Center for Environmental Information website


Terrain Files Converter:

  • Updated to use Geospatial Data Abstraction Library 3.7
  • Updated user manual


USF Viewer:

  • Opens AERMOD 23132 output summary files


WindRose:

  • Added support for processing met data for 2023
  • Added support for multi-year ISHD files
  • Corrected stats for multi-year ISHD files
  • Fixed bug in selecting wind speed classes