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Geoscientific Model Development An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union
Geosci. Model Dev., 10, 1363-1381, 2017
http://www.geosci-model-dev.net/10/1363/2017/
doi:10.5194/gmd-10-1363-2017
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Model experiment description paper
31 Mar 2017
Global 7 km mesh nonhydrostatic Model Intercomparison Project for improving TYphoon forecast (TYMIP-G7): experimental design and preliminary results
Masuo Nakano et al.

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Three 7 km mesh next-generation global models and a 20 km mesh conventional global model were run to improve tropical cyclone (TC) prediction. The 7 km mesh models reduce systematic errors in the TC track, intensity and wind radii predictions. However, the simulated TC structures and their intensities in each case are very different for each model. These results suggest that the development of more sophisticated initialization techniques and model physics is needed to further improvement.
Three 7 km mesh next-generation global models and a 20 km mesh conventional global model were...
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