UERRA General Assembly (GA4) and Project Meeting

21-23 November 2016, ECMWF, Reading

V1.6

2016-11-22

 

Monday 21 November

13.30-14.00 REGISTRATION.

Session 1. UERRA Annual Meeting GA, organisational and financial matters for the Consortium, initial talks

Chair: Andrea Kaiser-Weiss

14.00

Opening and welcome

Florian Pappenberger

14.10

Organisation of meeting

Manuel Fuentes / Per Undén

14.15

Reporting and financial status, administration

Per Undén/Madeleine Benderyd

14.25

Use of resources at at a general level, reporting, review questions

Per Undén/Madeleine Benderyd

14.30

Deliverables

Per Undén/Madeleine Benderyd

14.40

General issues, meetings and discussion , Consortium issues

Per Undén

14.45

Project objectives and achievements during the third year, dissemination and external meetings

Per Undén

14.55

Risks and encountered problems and impact on plans

Per Undén

15.00

Next Year's meetings

 

15.05

 Use of climate data and information for EEA climate change assessment and Copernicus

Blaz Kurnik

15.30

Coffee break

 

 

 

 

Session 2 UERRA progress in the WPs (1 and 2)

Chair: Eric Bazile

15.50

Summary of WP1 DARE activities and its outcome

Manola Brunet

16.10

Ensuring quality and spatial consistency of the UERRA rescued dataset: Procedures and resutlts

Joan Ramon Coll

16.30

Hail Climatology based on recovered data in Romania

Roxana Bojaru

16.50

E-OBS developments so far

Phil Jones

17.10

Future developments of E-OBS

Richard Cornes

 

17.30 – 17.50

Updating E-OBS in near real-time

Richard Cornes

 

 

18.00-18.45 (19.00 max) Side Meeting (only sub-group(s)) since no consortium wide C3S tender is possible)

 

 

Tuesday 22 November

Session 2 (cont)

Chair: Frank Kaspar

09.00

A multi-year probablilistic precipitation dataset for the Alps: Results and evaluation

Christoph Frei

09.20

Discussion on issues from WP1

 

 

 

 

09.35

WP2 overview and progress

Richard Renshaw

09.55

Use of observations in Met Office reanalysis

Jemma Davie

10.15

Plans and progress in the Met Office reanalysis

Peter Jermey

10.35

Coffee

 

10.55

SMHI HARMONIE RA overview, observations and production status

Martin Ridal

11.15

HARMONIE RA results and verifications

Esbjörn Olsson

11.35

Cloud analysis developments, tunings and results

Jelena Bojarova

11.55

 Status from the ensemble nudging RA and methods to evaluate the quality and uncertainties through ensembles

Lilo Bach

12.25 – 12.55

5 years Ensemble surface reanalysis with MESCAN

Eric Bazile and Rachid Abida

 

13.00-14.00 Lunch

 

Session 3 UERRA further WP2, WP3, WP4

 

 

Tuesday 22 November afternoon

Chair: Manola Brunet

14.00

SURFEX/TRIP model driven by MESCAN

Patrick Le Moigne

14.20

Discussion on WP2 – time schedule of production and data availability

 

 

 

 

14.30

WP 3 Overview

Andrea Kaiser-Weiss

14.50

Verification of wind speed and radiation in regional reanalyses

Michael Borsche

15.10

 

 

Some considerations on the temporal and spatial variations in gridding predictors

Ole Einar Tveito et al.

15.30

Coffee

 

15.50

Evaluation of reanalyses for precipitation in the Alps: Concepts and early results

Francesco Isotta and Cristian Lussana and C Frei, O E Tveito

16.20

Comparing reanalysis products against gridded observations and future plans

Richard Cornes

16.40

Drought variability and change in the Danabue basin and WP2 products

Roxana Bojariu and Marius-Victor Birsan

17.05-17.25

Discussion on WP3 and time schedule depending on WP2 data availabilty

 

 

17.40 – 18.40 (19.00 max) UERRA MST and ESAB meeting (Advisory board and Management team)

 

19.00 Project Dinner in ECMWF Restaurant

 

 

Wednesday 23 November

Chair: Albert Klein Tank

09.00

WP 4 Overview and status

Per Undén (with inputs from WP4)

09.15

Archiving of UERRA data in MARS and data access and services

Richard Mladek

09.40

Discussion and more on the common UERRA archive

 

09.50

Towards climate monitoring using reanalysis and climate impact indices

Gé Verver

10.10

Web map services and ESGF nodes and visualisation at KNMI

(more will be covered at the Showcase WS)

Richard Cornes

10.30-10.40

Discussion on more WP4 issues

 

 

 

 

Session 4 UERRA general overarching WPs and UERRA evaluation and review

 

 

Chair: Richard Renshaw

10.40

Coffee

 

11.00

WP7: Outreach and dissemination

Per Undén

11.10

WP8: User interaction and Wss, EUMETNET Climate programe and users

Gé Verver

11.25

CIBs for 2016

Gé Verver

11.40

 

 

11.45

Overarching activities and contribution to C3S

Albert Klein Tank

12.00

Discussion on WPs 7-9

 

12.10-12.35

ESAB views

ESAB members

12.35-12.45

Final points and next years workshops and meetings

Per Undén

 

12.45-12.50

Closure of meeting

 

 

 

12.50 - 13.00 Possibility for other discussions

 

13.00-14.00 Lunch / Showcase WS in the afternoon Registration 13.45-14.00 Starting 14.00 – 17.30 and then continuing 9.00-12.45 Thursday

 

N.B. The ECMWF restaurant only opens at 13.00 for visitors to ECMWF !

 

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