SPARC Reanalysis Intercomparison Project

Recent S-RIP News

S-RIP Progress Report Published

9 June 2014 | A progress report was published after one year from the S-RIP Planning Meeting. [pdf].

S-RIP Workshop and DA Workshop - 1st Circulars

14 May 2014 | The 1st circular of the S-RIP workshop (10–12 September 2014 at NOAA) was released [pdf]. Also, the 1st circular of the SPARC Data Assimilation (DA) workshop (8–10 September 2014 at the same place) was released [pdf]. The information about both workshops is available here.

S-RIP Workshop Scheduled

28 March 2014 | The next S-RIP workshop will be held 10–12 September 2014 at the NOAA Center for Weather and Climate Prediction (NCWCP), Maryland, USA. The SPARC Data Assimilation (DA) activity will hold a workshop at the same location from 8–10 September, with a joint S-RIP–DA workshop on 10 September. Please reserve these dates. [link]

Additional JRA-55 Data Now Available

29 January 2014 | Daily mean and near-realtime gridded data from the Japanese 55-year Reanalysis (JRA-55) are now available for download from JMA (registration is required). JRA-55 data are also available through the NCAR RDA and DIAS. [link]

S-RIP Implementation Plan Approved

21 January 2014 | The SPARC Scientific Steering Group approved the S-RIP Implementation Plan and upgraded S-RIP to a "full" SPARC activity. [pdf] [link]
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