Real-Time Ensemble Forecasting at the University of Illinois

Routine forecasts are (still) discontinued while fixes/upgrades/changes are made


Status update Friday 3/27/2015 morning -
Spring Break. Getting limited forecasts running today if possible.


+ 1) transfer data from old machine (done)
+ 2) replace system+data hard disk (done)
+ 3) add memory for speed + ramdisk (done)
+ 4) build & benchmark WRF 3.6.1 (done)

- 5) testing RAP, SREF, CMCE, GEFS, FNMOC ingest (doing this today)
- 6) implement/expand post-processing (today)
- 7) implement fast-start & restart (initial tests done)
- 8) restart ensemble runs (hopefully today/Friday)
- 9) significantly revise web interface (return to this)

Please bookmark this backup web server.
Runs below are for gravity wave/strong wind case on Mar. 24
2-km IL-WRF based on 12z/Tue NAM, valid 11 pm Tuesday
10-km IL-WRF based on 12z/Tue NAM, valid 11 pm Tuesday
2-km IL-WRF based on 12z/Mon NAM, valid 4pm Tue
10-km IL-WRF based on 12z/Mon GFS, valid 4pm Tue
2-km WRF based on 12z/Mon GFS, valid 4pm Tue
10-km WRF based on 12z/Mon GFS, valid 4pm Tue
2-km WRF based on 06z/Mon GFS, valid 4pm Tue
10-km WRF based on 06z/Mon GFS, valid 4pm Tue
06z Monday: 2-km WRF/NAM valid 4pm Tue
06z Monday: 10-km WRF/NAM valid 4pm Tue
18z Sunday: 2-km WRF/NAM valid 4pm Tue
18z Sunday: 10-km WRF/NAM valid 4pm Tue
06z Sun: 2-km WRF/NAM valid 4pm Tue
06z Sun: 10-km WRF/NAM valid 4pm Tue
06z Sun: 2-km WRF/GFS valid 4pm Tue
06z Sun: 10-km WRF/GFS valid 4pm Tue

U.I. Atmospheric Sciences Last changed 3-21-2015 Brian F. Jewett