References


User's manual

  • RSM/CVS System User's Manual (PDF): It hasn't been updated since 2004 but is still helpful for new users. This Wiki forum will eventually replace the manual.

Recent G-RSM publications/manuscripts


  • Li, H., M. Kanamitsu, S.-Y. Hong, K. Yoshimura, D. R. Cayan, V. Misra, and L. Sun, 2013: Projected Climate Change Scenario over California by a Regional Ocean-Atmosphere Coupled Model System. Climatic Change. DOI: 10.1007/s10584-013-1025-8.
  • Bastola, S., V. Misra, and H. Li, 2013: Seasonal hydrological forecasts for watersheds over the Southeastern United States for boreal summer and fall seasons. Earth Interactions, doi:http://dx.doi.org/10.1175/2013EI000519.1.
  • Misra, V., H. Li, 2013: The Seasonal Predictability of the Asian Summer Monsoon in a Two-Tiered Forecast System. Clim. Dyn., DOI:10.1007/s00382-013-1838-1.
  • Li, H., and V. Misra, 2013 Global Seasonal Climate Predictability in a Two Tiered Forecast System. Part II: Boreal Winter and Spring Seasons. Clim. Dyn., DOI:10.1007/s00382-013-1813-x.
  • Misra, V., H. Li, Z. Wu, and S. Dinapoli, 2013: Global Seasonal Climate Predictability in a Two Tiered Forecast System. Part I: Boreal Summer and Fall Seasons. Clim. Dyn. DOI:10.1007/s00382-013-1812-y.
  • Li, H., M. Kanamitsu, S.-Y. Hong, K. Yoshimura, D. R. Cayan, and V. Misra, 2013: A High-Resolution Ocean-Atmosphere coupled downscaling of a present climate over California. Clim. Dyn., DOI 10.1007/s00382-013-1670-7.

Recent G-RSM publications/manuscripts from ECPC




Other recent G-RSM publications

  • Kang, H., and S.-Y. Hong, 2008: An Assessment of the Land Surface Parameters on the Simulated Regional
    Climate Circulations: The 1997 and 1998 East Asian Summer Monsoon Cases. J. Geophys. Res., 113, D15121,
    doi:10.1029/2007JD009499.
  • Kang, H.-S., and S.-Y. Hong, 2008: Sensitivity of the simulated east Asian summer monsoon to
    four convective paramterization in a regional climate model. J. Geophys. Res., 113, D15119, doi:10.1029/2007JD009692.
  • Yhang, Y.B., and S.-Y. Hong, 2008: Improved Physical Processes in a Regional Climate Model and Their Impact on the Simulated Summer Monsoon Circulations over East Asia. J. Climate, 21, 963-979.
  • Kim, .J.-E., and S.-Y. Hong, 2007: Impact of Soil Moisture Anomalies on Summer Rainfall over East Asia: A Regional Climate Model Study. J. Climate, 20, 5732-5743.

RSM (general)


G-RSM Applications

  • Meinke, I., J. Roads,and M. Kanamitsu, 2006: Global evaluation of the RSM simulated precipitation through transferability studies during CEOP. J. Meteorol. Soc. Japan (CEOP Special Issue) 85A, 145-166.
  • Nunes, A.M.B., and John O. Roads. 2005: Improving Regional Model Simulations with Precipitation Assimilation. Earth Interactions, 9, No. 20, pp. 1-44.
  • Roads, J. 2004: Experimental Weekly to Seasonal U.S. Forecasts with the Regional Spectral Model. Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society 85(12) Dec 2004. 1887-1902
  • Roads, J., F. Fujioka, S. Chen, R. Burgan, 2005: Seasonal Fire Danger Forecasts for the USA. International Journal of Wildland Fire, Special Issue: Fire and Forest Meteorology, 14, 1-18.

Applications in Asia

  • Kang, H., and S.-Y. Hong, 2008: An Assessment of the Land Surface Parameters on the Simulated Regional Climate Circulations: The 1997 and 1998 East Asian Summer Monsoon Cases. J. Geophys. Res., 113, D15121,
    doi:10.1029/2007JD009499.
  • Kang, H.-S., and S.-Y. Hong, 2008: Sensitivity of the simulated east Asian summer monsoon to
    four convective paramterization in a regional climate model. J. Geophys. Res., 113, D15119, doi:10.1029/2007JD009692.
  • Yhang, Y.B., and S.-Y. Hong, 2008: Improved Physical Processes in a Regional Climate Model and Their Impact on the Simulated Summer Monsoon Circulations over East Asia. J. Climate, 21, 963-979.
  • Kim, .J.-E., and S.-Y. Hong, 2007: Impact of Soil Moisture Anomalies on Summer Rainfall over East Asia: A Regional Climate Model Study. J. Climate, 20, 5732-5743.

RSM (latest version at ECPC)


RSM workshop demonstration


Scale Selective Bias Correction


MPI version of RSM


Coupled Models now associated with G-RSM

  • Seo, H., A. Miller, J. Roads, 2006: The Scripps Coupled Ocean-Atmosphere Regional (SCOAR) Model, with Applications in the Eastern Pacific Sector. J. Climate, 20, 381–402.
  • Yulaeva, Elena, M. Kanamitsu, J. Roads, 2006: The ECPC Coupled Prediction Model. Monthly Weather Review, 136, 295-316.

The following list has been moved from G-RSM page on ECPC

  • Anderson, B., J.O. Roads, S. Chen, H.-M. H. Juang, 1999: Regional Modeling of the Low-level Monsoon Winds Over the Gulf of California and South-West United States: Simulation and Validation. J. Geophys. Res. (in press)
  • Chen, S.-C., J.O. Roads, H.-M. H. Juang, M. Kanamitsu, 1999: Global to regional simulation of California's wintertime precipitation. J. Geophys. Res. (in press)
  • Du J., and M. S. Tracton, 1999: Impact of lateral boundary conditions on regional-model ensemble prediction. Research activities in atmospheric and oceanic modelling (edited by H. Ritchie), Report 28, CAS/JSC Working Group Numerical Experimentation (WGNE), WMO/TD-No. 942, 6.7-6.8.
  • Hamill, T.M., and S.J. Colucci, 1998: Evaluation of Eta-RSM ensemble probabilistic precipitation forecasts. Mon. Wea. Rev., 126, 711-724.
  • Hamill, T.M., and S.J. Colucci, 1997: Verification of Eta-RSM short-range ensemble forecasts. Mon. Wea. Rev., 125, 1312-1327.
  • Hong, S.-Y., H.-M. H. Juang, and D.-K. Lee, 1999 : Evaluation of a regional spectral model for the East Asian monsoon case studies for July 1987 and 1988. J. Meteor. Soc. Japan, 77, 553-572.
  • Hong, S.-Y. and A. Leetmaa, 1999: An evaluation of the NCEP RSM for regional climate modeling. J. Climate, 12, 592-609.
  • Hong, S.-Y. and H.-L. Pan, 1998: Convective trigger function for a mass flux cumulus parameterization scheme. Mon. Wea. Rev., 126, 2599-2620.
  • Hong, S.-Y., H.-M.H. Juang, and Q. Zhao, 1998: Implementation of prognostic cloud scheme for a regional spectral model. Mon. Wea. Rev., 126, 2621-2639.
  • Hong, S.-Y. and H.-M.H. Juang, 1998: Orography blending in the lateral boundary of a regional model. Mon. Wea. Rev., 126, 1714-1718.
  • Jose, R. San, I. Salas, E. Cortes, and R. M. Gonzalez, 2000: Nesting of an operational air quality model (OPANA) into a global meteorological spectral model (RSM/NOAA): Preliminary results. Millennium NATO/CCMS, International Meeting on Air Pollution Modelling and its Application, Boulder, Colorado, USA.
  • Jose, R. San, I. Salas, A. Mart?n, J.L. P?rez, A.B. Carpintero, M. C. Ramos, J.I. Pe?a and R.M. Gonz?lez, 2000: Development of a global-through-urban scale nested air quality forecast model (RSM-ANA): Application over the Madrid domain. 6th ERCIM Environmental Modelling Group Workshop, Applications of Information Systems in Environmental Modelling, Abingdon, England.
  • Juang, H.-M.H., 2000: The NCEP mesoscale spectral model: The revised version of the nonhydrostatic regional spectral model. Mon. Wea. Rev., 128. (in press)
  • Juang, H.-M.H, 1998: The NCEP mesoscale spectral model for small-scale and short-term predictions. 12th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Phoenix, Arizona, Amer. Meteoro. Soc., 240-241.
  • Juang, H.-M.H., M. Iredell, and R. Petersen, 1998: Experimental results of the north Atlantic aviation weather forecasts by the NCEP regional spectral model. 12th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Phoenix, Arizona, Amer. Meteoro. Soc., 197-198.
  • Juang, H.-M.H., S.-Y. Hong, and M. Kanamitsu, 1997: The NCEP regional spectral model: an update. Bulletin Amer. Metero. Soc., 78, 2125-2143.
  • Juang, H.-M.H., 1997: Regional climate studies using NCEP Regional Spectral Model. COAA '97 First International Ocean-Atmosphere Conference, Oct. 18-19, 1997, Washington, DC, 160-162.
  • Juang, H.-M.H., 1997: On the numerical weather forecasts between hydrostatic and nonhydrostatic system from the NCEP regional spectral model. In Commemoration of 100 Years of Weather Observation in the Taiwan Area, Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting, March 35, 1997, Taipei, 273-278.
  • Juang, H.-M.H., 1996: Experimental daily weather forecast by the NCEP non-hydrostatic mesoscale spectral model. 11th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Norfolk, Virginia, Amer. Metero. Soc., 6A6.
  • Juang, H.-M.H., 1996: Applications of the NCEP regional spectral model. Conference on Weather Analysis and Forecasting, Mar 4-6, 1996, Taipei, 195-196.
  • Juang, H.-M.H., 1996: Multi monthly simulation of 1987 and 1988 East Asian monsoon by the NCEP global and regional spectral models. 2nd East Asian Weather and Climate Recent Development Conference, Chungli, Taiwan, March 1-2, 1996, 156-176.
  • Juang, H.-M.H., S.-Y. Hong, W.-S. Wu, H.-L. Pan and M. Kanamitsu, 1996: Recent improvement and parallel precipitation scores of the NCEP regional spectral model. 11th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Norfolk, Virginia, Amer. Metero. Soc., JP2.7.
  • Juang, H.-M.H. and M. Kanamitsu, 1994: The NMC nested regional spectral model. Mon. Wea. Rev., 122, 3-26.
  • Juang, H.-M.H., 1994: Testing the NMC nonhydrostatic regional spectral model at cloud scale resolutions. 10th conf. on Numerical Weather Prediction, Portland, OR., Amer. Meteor. Soc., 417-419.
  • Juang, H.-M.H. and M. Kanamitsu, 1994: Using the NMC's nested regional spectral model for regional enhancement of NMC Reanalysis. CAS/JSC Research Activities in Atmospheric and Oceanic Modeling, Report No. 19.
  • Juang, H.-M.H. and M. Kanamitsu, 1993: Using the NMC's nested regional spectral model for regional climate simulations. CAS/JSC Research Activities in Atmospheric and Oceanic Modeling, Report No. 18.
  • Juang, H.-M.H., 1992: A spectral fully compressible nonhydrostatic mesoscale model in hydrostatic sigma coordinates: formulation and preliminary results. Meteorol. Atmos. Phys., 50, 75-88.
  • Juang, H.-M.H. and M. Kanamitsu, 1991: Regional spectral modelling in NMC. 9th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, October 14-18, 1991, Denver, Colorado, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 6A6, 270-273.
  • Kanamitsu, M. and H.-M.H. Juang, 1995: Simulation of an Indian Monsoon by the high resolution NMC regional Spectral Model. Proceedings of the 5th Regional Workshop on Asian/African Monsoon Emphazsizing Training Aspects. New Delhi, Indial 30 January - 3 February 1995. Tropical Meteorology Research Programme Report Series. Repot. No. 52. WMO/TD - No. 698 pp.
  • Kanamitsu, M. and H.-M.H. Juang, 1994: Multi-Month Simulations of Indian Monsoon by the NMC Nested Regional Spectral Model. AMS preprints. 10th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, July 18-22, 1994. Portland Oregon. 351-352.
  • Kanamitsu, M. and H.-M.H. Juang, 1994: Regional Enhancement of the NMC Reanalysis by using the NMC Nested Regional Spectral Model. AMS Preprints. 10th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, July 18-22, 1994. Portland Oregon. 547-548.
  • Kanamtisu, M. and H.-M.H. Juang, 1994: Simulation and analysis of an Indian Monsoon by the NMC Nested Rregional Spectral Model. Proceedings of the International Conference on Monsoon Variablilty and Prediction. International Centre for Theoretical Physics. Trieste, Italy, 9-13 May 1994. Volume II. WMO.TD-No. 619 pp.
  • Mao, Q., S.F. Mueller, and H.M.H. Juang, 2000: Quantitative precipitation forecasting for the Tennessee and Cumberland River watersheds using the NCEP regional spectral model. Wea. Forecasting, 15, 29-45.
  • Mao, Q., R.T. McNider, S.F. Mueller, and H.-M.H. Juang, 1999: An optimal model output calibration algorithm suitable for objective temperature forecasting. Wea. Forecasting, 14, 190-202.
  • Mao, Q., S. F. Mueller, and H.-M.H. Juang, 1998: Estimation and evaluation of quantitative precipitation forecast for the Tennessee and Cumberland River watersheds using the NCEP regional spectral model with an enhanced raingage network. 6th International Conference on Precipitation: Predictability of Rainfall at the Various Scales. Kohala Coast, HI, 3-13.
  • Mao, Q., S. F. Mueller, H.-M.H. Juang, and R. T. McNider, 1998: Incorporating multivariate regression adjustment to site specific air temperature forecast from a non-climatological perspective. 12th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Amer. Meteor. Soc., Phoenix, Arizona, 329-332.
  • Mao, Q., S.F. Mueller, H.-M.H. Juang, and N. Nielsen, 1996: Short-range precipitation forecast and verification with a high resolution nested regional spectral model. 11th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Amer. Meteor. Soc., Norfolk, Virginia, J140-141.
  • McQueen, J.T., R.R. Draxler and H.-M.H. Juang, 1996: Evaluation of the NCEP regional spectral model to support NOAA's environmental emergency response program. 11th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Norfolk, Virginia, Amer. Metero. Soc., 6A8.
  • Roads, J.O. 2000: The Second International RSM Workshop: Meeting Summary. Bull. Amer. Meteor. Soc. Vol. 81 (12) p. 2979-2980.
  • Roads, J. and S. Chen, 1999: Surface Water and Energy Budgets in the NCEP Regional Spectral Model. J. Geophys. Res.
  • Roads, J., S. Chen, J. Ritchie, 1999: ECPC's Weekly to Seasonal U.S. Forecasts of FWI, Soil Moisture, and Precipitation. ELLFB bulletin, Sept., Dec. 1999.
  • Stensrud, D. J., H. E. Brooks, J. Du, M. S. Tracton and E. Rogers, 2000: Reply to Comments on ``Using ensembles for short-range forecasting". Mon. Wea. Rev., 128. (in press)
  • Stensrud, D. J., H. E. Brooks, J. Du, M. S. Tracton and E. Rogers, 1999: Using ensembles for short-range forecasting. Mon. Wea. Rev., 127, 433-446.
  • Takle, E.S., W.J. Gutowski Jr., R.W. Arritt, Z. Pan, C. Anderson, R. Silva, D. Caya, S.-C. Chen, J.H. Christensen, S.-Y. Hong, H.-M.H. Juang, J. Katzfey, W.M. Lapenta, R. Laprise, P. Lopez, J. McGregor, J.O. Roads.1999: Project to Intercompare Regional Climate Simulations (PIRCS). J. Geophys. Res., 104, 19,443-19,449.
  • Tracton, M. S., J. Du, Z. Toth, and H. Juang, 1997, Short-range ensemble forecasting (SREF) at NCEP/EMC. Preprints, 12th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Pheonix, AZ, Amer. Meteor. Soc., 269-272.
  • Wang, J.-J., H.-M. JUang, K. Kodama, S. Businger, Y.-L. Chen and J. Partain 1998: Application of the NCEP regional spectral model to improve weather forecastings in Hawaii. Wea. Forecasting, 13, 560-575.
  • Wang, J.-J.,H.-M.H. Juang, K. Kodama, and J. Partain, 1998: Application of the NCEP regional spectral model to improve severe weather forecasts in Hawaii. Weather Analysis and Forecasting. (submitted)
  • Wang, J.-J.,H.-M.H. Juang, and J. Partain, 1996: Application of the NCEP nested regional spectral model for weather forecasts in Hawaii. 11th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Norfolk, Virginia, Amer. Metero. Soc., 6A7.
  • Wu, W.-S. and H.-M.H. Juang, 1996: A 3-D variational analysis for the NCEP regional spectral model. 11th Conference on Numerical Weather Prediction, Norfolk, Virginia, Amer. Metero. Soc., P1.5. (submitted)