Seamless prediction of the Earth system

From minutes to months

WMO-No. 1156

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Published in
Geneva
Year published
2015
Summary

This book collects together White Papers that have been written to describe the state of the science and to discuss the major challenges for making further advances. The authors of each chapter have attempted to draw together key aspects of the science that was presented at WWOSC-2014. The overarching theme of this book and of WWOSC-2014 is “Seamless Prediction of the Earth System: from minutes to months”. The book is structured with chapters that address topics regarding: Observations and Data Assimilation

Predictability and Processes

Numerical Prediction of the Earth System

Weather-related Hazards and Impacts. This book marks a point in time and the knowledge that has been accumulating on weather science. It aims to point the way to future developments. We hope it will be of great interest to researchers and practitioners alike.

Language of publication
English
Other language(s)
French, Spanish
Number of pages
483 p.
Format
Digital
ISBN
978-92-63-11156-2
Material type
Official number
WMO-No. 1156
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