The WCT provides tools for custom data overlays, background maps, animations and basic filtering. The export of images and movies is provided in multiple formats. The data export feature supports conversion of data to a variety of common formats including Shapefile, Well-Known Text, GeoTIFF, ESRI Grid and Gridded NetCDF. These data export features promote the interoperability of weather and climate information with various scientific communities and common software packages such as ArcGIS, Google Earth, MatLAB, etc Advanced data export support for Google Earth enables the 2-D and 3-D export of rendered data and isosurfaces.
New features include user interface improvements, NEXRAD Dual Polarization support, experimental Time Morphing and simple grid statistics.