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Training Seminar on One-month Forecast

Dates

16-20 November 2015

Venue

Headquaters of JMA, Tokyo, Japan

Objectives

To familiarize the participants with outputs of JMA's numerical prediction model and tools for one-month forecast.
To assist the participants in improving skills in generating one-month forecast products using statistical downscaling methods.

Textbook

(20.4MB)

Agenda

Date Period Program
Monday, 16 November AM 1. Opening session
   Welcome address
   Self-introduction by participants
   Group photo shooting Photo (0.5MB)  List of Participants (152KB)
   Courtesy call on JMA's Director-General
2. Introduction to Tokyo Climate Center (TCC) and TCC Training Seminar 2015
   (0.8MB)
3. Lecture: Introduction to Climate (Part I)
   (7.9MB)
PM 3. Lecture: Introduction to Climate (Part II)
   (2.2MB)
4. Lecture: Introduction to JRA-55
   (2.2MB)
5. Lecture and Exercise: Introduction and Basic Operation of iTacs
   (4.0MB)
Tuesday, 17 November AM 6. Lecture: Introduction of products for Climate System Monitoring
   (2.3MB)
7. Lecture: JMA's Ensemble Prediction System (EPSs) and their Products for Climate Forecast
   (8.0MB)
8. Lecture: Seasonal Forecast (One-month forecast)
   (3.9MB)
PM 9. Lecture: Concept of numerical guidance
   (0.6MB)
10. Lecture: Overview of the guidance tool
   (0.7MB)
11. Lecture: Example of the one month forecast
   (1.6MB)
12. Lecture and exercise: How to use the guidance tool (Producing Guidance and Verificatin)
   (2.0MB)
    Working files
     - guidance tool (temperature)
     - guidance tool (precipitation)
     - surface observation data (temperature at Tokyo, Japan)
     - surface observation data (precipitation at Tokyo, Japan)
Wednesday, 18 November AM 13. Lecture and exercise: Explanation about exercise
   (0.4MB)
14. Exercise: Generating One-month Forecast for your country
  
PM 15. Lecture and exercise: Current status and characteristics of predictions by the model
   (2.6MB)
16. Exercise: Generating One-month Forecast for your country (cont.)
Thursday, 19 November AM 17. Exercise: Generating One-month Forecast for your country (cont.)
PM 18. Presentation: Presentation by participants
Friday, 20 November AM 19. Presentation: Presentation by participants (cont.)
20. Summary and complemental materials: Summaryies
   (1.4MB)
21. Wrap up and Closing

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