TFV Package

The tfv package is primarily a suite of tools for post-processing results from the TUFLOW FV hydrodynamic and sediment transport modelling software. It is also provides a basic framework for extracting and visualizing 2D and 3D oceanographic and atmospheric model result data on unstructured meshes.

This page serves as the main source of documentation for anyone who likes TUFLOW FV and wants a great set of post-processing tools. To start extracting and visualising your data follow the installation steps and tutorials below.


The tfv package is available via the Python Package Index (PyPi).

From command prompt install and update using pip:

$ pip install tfv

See Installation for further details on additional steps required for package development.

Getting Started

For tips on the setup and use of Python with the TUFLOW FV software suite please refer to the TUFLOW FV Python Tools Page.

You can also download a series Example Scripts that utilise the tfv module and are used in combination with the outputs of the TUFLOW FV 3D Tutorial Module 05.


For help with the tfv package contact