MMM In the News

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

Wenxue Tong, Florida State University, 2013-Jan-01 (Jenny Sun)
Steve Conley, University of California, Davis, 2013-Jan-01 (Don Lenschow)
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

Friday, October 3, 2014 - 11:00am: UAV-Based 3D Acoustic Atmospheric Tomography with Anthony Finn - FL2 1022 [NCAR, NESL, MMM]

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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