The window for new read-in storm is shown in the figure below. It allows users to create a name and browse the data file for preview.
Click the Browse … button in the window to browse the data file to display it in the Data Preview area at the bottom as shown below. It supports the STM file and CSV file. The format of climate data files can be found in 10.2 Climate Data Files.
If Use File Name is checked, the file name will be set as the name of the new read-in design storm. If you are satisfied with the data, click OK button to create the design storm in the library.
Multiple read-in design storms can be created from multiple storm files. It is available from the Group context menu as shown in section 7.5.4. The new design storms will be added to the select-ed Group without preview. It is convenient when there are a few storm files.