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NOAA NCEP EMC CFSv2: Climate Forecast System (CFS) Version 2.


overviewan outline showing sub-datasets of this dataset
CFSCFSv2 replaces CFS
CFSv2 documentationadditional CFS v2 documentation
dataset documentationThe NCEP Climate Forecast System

Semantic Documents


Datasets and variables

ENSEMBLE hindcasts organized as monthly starts of 24-28 members.
MONTHLY hindcasts organized as pentad starts of 4 members.
MONTHLY_REALTIME forecasts organized as daily starts of 4 members.
NMME_REALTIME_ENSEMBLE Four times daily realtime forecasts sampled from last day of previous month and first 7 days of current month (NMME sampling scheme), organized as monthly starts (S) of 32 members (M), starting from March 2011.
REALTIME_ENSEMBLE pentad realtime forecasts organized as monthly starts of 24-28 members, starting from Apr 2011.

Other Info



Saha, S., S. Nadiga, C. Thiaw, J. Wang, W. Wang, Q. Zhang, H.M. Van Den Dool, H.-L. Pan, S. Moorthi, D. Behringer, D. Stokes, M. Pena, S. Lord, G. White,W. Ebisuzaki, P. Peng, and P. Xie, 2006:The NCEP Climate Forecast System. J. Climate 19 (15): 3483-3517.

Suranjana Saha, Shrinivas Moorthi, Xingren Wu, Jiande Wang, Sudhir Nadiga, Patrick Tripp, Hua-Lu Pan, David Behringer, Yu-Tai Hou, Hui-ya Chuang, Mark Iredell, Michael Ek, Jesse Meng, Rongqian Yang, 2011 : The NCEP Climate Forecast System Version 2. To be submitted to the Journal of Climate.

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