[field_related_solution_area] Products

The  NCAR's GIS Program Climate Change Scenarios GIS data portal is intended to serve a community of GIS users interested in climate change. The free datasets of climate change projections can be... more

GIS Program Climate Change Scenarios

The Global Climatology Analysis Tool (GCAT) is capable of generating fine-scale (3.3km) climatological analyses anywhere around the globe. For example, in a given month, analyses for each of the... more

Global Climatology Analysis Tool (GCAT)

Climate-FDDA uses the RT-FDDA system (MM5/WRF mesoscale model + assimilation of observations) to build a database of gridded “weather” phenomena over a particular region of earth

“Weather... more

Climate-Four Dimensional Data Assimilation (C-FDDA)
The Climate Inspector is an interactive web application which expands Geographic Information Systems (GIS) mapping and graphing capabilities to visualize possible temperature and precipitation... more
Climate Inspector
WRF Model Output

The Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF) Model is a next-generation mesoscale numerical weather prediction system designed to serve both atmospheric research and operational... more

WRF model output showing simulated radar reflectivity (dBZ) for Typhoon Mawar at 3.3-km (2.1-mi) grid spacing. Time period is from 0000 UTC 22 August 2005 to 0000 UTC 24 August 2005.

The Dynamic Integrated foreCast (DICast®) system is tasked with ingesting meteorological data (observations, models, statistical data, climate data, etc.) and producing meteorological forecasts at... more

DICast® System

Two new postprocessing methods are proposed to reduce numerical weather prediction’s systematic and random errors. The first method consists of running a postprocessing algorithm inspired by the... more

Analog Kalman Filter (AnKF)

Many  managers of urban water utilities have only a limited understanding of climate change and how it may affect their ability to continue serving their customers' needs in a cost-effective and... more

The Climate Risk Management engine (CRMe) is an extensible, efficient NCL-based code set (with capability to integrate R packages) used to process and analyze large climate data sets (daily or... more

CRMe Viewer

As part of NASA and NREL funded projects, a new method has been proposed and demonstrated for the long-term estimate of the wind speeds at a target site, a key step in wind resource assessments (... more

Analog ensemble (AnEn)

Modeling the population dynamics of dengue vector mosquito Aedes aegypti is often done using dynamic life cycle models that simulate the life cycles of cohorts of mosquitoes using a mechanistic... more

WHATCH’EM (Water Height And Temperature in Container Habitats Energy Model)

There is a timely and critical need for collaborative and integrative research on adaptation strategies between biophysical and social scientists in the climate and water community. In July of... more

The Extreme Heat Climate Inspector is an interactive web application which expands GIS mapping and graphing capabilities to visualize projected heat. The data displayed in this app were produced... more

Heat Inspector
System for Integrated Modeling of Metropolitan Extreme Heat Risk

Extreme heat is a leading cause of weather-related human mortality in the United States and in many countries world-wide. Despite... more

Beat the Heat