[Wrfems] Any interest in historical ECMWF data for WRF initialization?
carl.dierking at noaa.gov
Mon Sep 21 13:06:45 MDT 2009
We're definitely interested. Will this be a problem for Alaska domains?
Robert Rozumalski wrote:
> Good Morning All,
> I may be able to get access the ECMWF ERA Interm data set for WRF EMS
> model initialization. This
> data set covers a similar period (1981-current) as that of the
> Reanalysis II, but at a better spatial resolution
> (1.5 degree Vs. 5 degree). I've already tested the data with the EMS
> and everything works.
> You can manually download the data from:
> but the data sets can be very large. I would eventually make then
> available through the
> personal tile data servers.
> The files would only be available to NWS and collaborators for
> research and training purposes only,
> so I could not make these data available to commercial groups.
> Any publications would have to site the ECMWF.
> Is there any interest in these data before I start requesting disk
> space for 10Tbs of data?
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