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Plot of the USA, from a high resolution, 3 km, forecast over the CONUS on July 1, 2019

Short-Range Weather Application (SRW) 2.0.0 Released

UFS Short-Range Weather Application 2.0.0

Release Date: 06/23/2022

The UFS community is proud to announce the public release (version 2.0.0) of the UFS Short-Range Weather Application. This newly updated weather application is designed for short range (up to two days) regional forecasts located anywhere on the globe. It contains the Common Community Physics Package (CCPP) v6.0.0, version 10.1.0 of the Unified Post Processor (UPP) and version 3.0.0 of the UFS Weather Model. Documentation has been significantly enhanced and numerous test cases with all associated data files are now available to the public. The application is highly portable and detailed instructions describe how to build and run on a wide variety of platforms, including Ubuntu Linux and MacOS.

Featured Image (Top): Sample plot from the release version of the SRW application made from test cases – this example is from a high resolution (3km) forecast over the CONUS on July 1, 2019 and shows how the updraft helicity and reflectivity coincide

High resolution (3km) plot of USA, forecast over the CONUS on July 1, 2019.
Sample plot from the release version of the SRW application made from test cases - this example is from a high resolution (3km) forecast over the CONUS on July 1, 2019 and shows wind barbs

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