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Severe thunderstorm east of Denver, 5/21/14
Founded on an NCAR-based research model, the new High-Resolution Rapid Refresh (HRRR) model will transform how the National Weather Service predicts short-range weather threats. The model features hourly updates and the ability to simulate individual thunderstorms.

Weather Research & Forecasting

The Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) Model is a next-generation mesoscale numerical weather prediction system designed to serve both atmospheric research and operational forecasting needs. For the current WRF forecast for today's weather, please click here.

Upcoming Visitors

Steve Conley, University of California, Davis, 2013-Jan-01 (Don Lenschow)
Wenxue Tong, Florida State University, 2013-Jan-01 (Jenny Sun)
Karina Apodaca, Colorado State University, 2013-Feb-04 (Tom Auligne)
Milija Zupanski, Colorado State University, 2013-Feb-04 (Tom Auligne)
Weimin Ma, Jiangyin Meteorological Bureau, 2013-Jun-26 (Zhiquan Liu)

Events & Seminars

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 3:30pm: The Effect of Gaussian vs. Non-Gaussian Turbulence on Wind Turbine Loads with [field_presenters] - [field_building] [field_room_number] [[field_division]]

Publications

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Santos-Alamillos, F.J., D. Pozo-Vázquez, J.A. Ruiz Arias, V. Lara-Fanego, and J. Tovar-Pescador, 2014: A methodology for evaluating the spatial variability of wind energy resources: Application to assess the potential contribution of wind energy to baseload power. Renewable Energy, 69, 147-156, DOI: 10.1016/j.renene.2014.03.006.
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Stern, D., J.R. Brisbois, and D.S. Nolan, 2014: An expanded dataset of hurricane eyewall sizes and slopes. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 71, 2747-2762., DOI: 10.1175/JAS-D-13-0302.1.
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Chen, F., C. Liu, J. Dudhia, and M. Chen, 2014: A sensitivity study of high-resolution regional climate simulations to three land surface models over the western United States. Journal of Geophysical Research-Atmospheres, 119, 7271-7291, DOI: 10.1002/2014JD021827.
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