Latest Software Release
Release of CryoSat User Tool (CUT) 3.0.1
24 September 2012
The latest release of the CryoSat User Tool (CUT) version 3.0.1 is now available to download for free.
The CryoSat User Tool is a Windows stand-alone application for displaying and downloading CryoSat products from remote FTP servers or from local directories.
Decoding ERS FD LBR Data from WMO FM BUFR format
Purpose of the BUFR software (UNIX and VMS versions)
The ERS-2 Low Bit Rate Fast Delivery products are transmitted over the WMO GTS ( World Meteorological Organisation Global Telecommunications System) using a special Buffer format WMO FM94 BUFR.
The products transmitted with this BUFR format are:
Software changes applied on version 5.03 (September 2001)
Software changes applied on version 5.01 (January 2000)
Software features in version 4.04 (Dec 98)
Full text is accessible together with the software -see "access" below - or ordered through our helpdesk: use the help facility on this site. Access to the software
Instruction to download the file
BUFR Decoder v.503
How to uncompress the files
which will create a subdirectory.