SIMA v1 Applications

Simulated radar reflectivity of Typhoon Chaba (western Pacific) from a global MPAS simulation using a 3-km mesh
Tropical Cyclone Predictability

Answering the question, what is the predictability of tropical cyclone formation from short to extended time scales?

Fractional occurrence of graupel as a percent in a 14-km refined-mesh global simulation capturing heavy orographic precipitation in California
Climate Explorations of Weather Extremes

Answering the question, how will extreme weather events change regionally under climate change?

Grid meshes for the ACCLIP study
Impacts of the Asian Summer Monsoon

On Atmospheric Composition.

Wildfire during the WE-CAN field experiment in 2018, Image: Frank Flocke
Biomass Burning Effects

On Air Quality, Weather, and Climate

Fractional occurrence of graupel as a percent in a 14-km refined-mesh global simulation capturing heavy orographic precipitation in California
Geospace and Atmosphere Interactions

Answering the question, how do multiscale processes and interactions affect geospace-atmosphere coupling and space weather?

Streamlines of wind over the Greenland ice sheet from a 1/8° refined mesh, the CESM2-Greenland Ice sheet grid. Visualization from Matt Rehme (CISL) and Adam Herrington (CGD)
Coupled Prediction of the Polar Regions

Answering the question, what processes control atmospheric predictability in the Arctic?