SPARC Reanalysis Intercomparison Project

Recent S-RIP News

S-RIP paper submitted to ACP

28 July 2016 | The paper on the S-RIP introduction and the reanalysis system overview (based on materials from Chapters 1 and 2 of the S-RIP report) has been submitted to the ACP special issue on The SPARC Reanalysis Intercomparison Project (S-RIP).

2016 AGU Fall Meeting

16 June 2016 | A reanalysis session, "A049: Evaluating Reanalysis: Learning about past weather and climate", will be held at the 2016 AGU Fall Meeting, San Francisco, USA, 12-16 December 2016 (the final abstract submission deadline is 3 August 2016, 11:59 P.M. EDT).

S-RIP 2016 Workshop - First circular released

1 June 2016 | The first circular of the next S-RIP workshop (Victoria, Canada, 19-21 October 2016) has been released. See the 2016 workshop page.

New co-lead of Chapter 11 and new point of contact for NASA reanalyses

24 April 2016 | John Knox becomes a co-lead of Chapter 11, working together with Lynn Harvey. Krzysztof Wargan becomes the new point of contact for MERRA and MERRA-2 reanalyses.

Variables on pressure levels available on S-RIP group workspace

8 March 2016 | Patrick Martineau has completed the transfer of his archive of 3D reanalysis variables (u,v,w,t,z) on pressure levels to the BADC's S-RIP group workspace. All files are provided in NetCDF format. The directory is ~/NETCDF_3D_pressure_levels/data_sets. The following reanalysis data sets are archived in separate sub-directories: 20CR, E20, ERA-40, ERA-INTERIM, JRA-25, JRA55, JRA55AMIP, JRA55C, NASA_MERRA, NCEP_CFSR, NCEP-DOE, and NCEP-NCAR.
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