Programme of the 41st EWGLAM and 26th SRNWP Meeting


Last update: 08.10.2019


Monday, 30th September

08:30-09:00 Registration and Poster set-up
09:00-09:10 Opening
09:10-09:15 Balázs Szintai: Introduction to the meeting's programme,
 Consortia Presentations (chair: Detlev Majewski)
09:15-09:30 COSMO (Dmitrii Mironov)
09:30-09:45 HIRLAM (Jeanette Onvlee)
09:45-10:00 ALADIN (Piet Termonia)
10:00-10:15 LACE (Martina Tudor)
10:15-10:45COFFEE BREAK
10:45-11:00 SEECOP (Goran Pejanovic)
11:00-11:15 Met Office (Mike Bush)
11:15-11:45 ECMWF (Michail Diamantakis)
  Review talks (chair: Bruce Macpherson)
11:45-12:15 Data Assimilation (Conor McNicholas): Citizen Science in the United States: With a focus on crowdsourcing smartphone pressures
12:15-12:45 Applications (Kasper Hintz): Collection, processing, utilisation and privacy issues of crowdsourced data with a focus on smartphones
12:45-14:00LUNCH BREAK
14:00-14:30 Surface Aspects (Roger Randriamampianina): Integrating citizen observations in operational weather forecasts
14:30-15:00 Predictability (Alfons Callado): The SRNWP-EPS Module - NWP EUMETNET Programme
15:00-15:30 Verification (Hywel Williams): Social sensing of weather hazard impacts
15:30-16:00COFFEE BREAK
 EUMETNET related presentations (chair: Chiara Marsigli)
16:00-16:15 Dick Blaauboer: Developments in EUMETNET: New Programme Phase (2019-2023); EUMETNET Forecasting Capability Area
16:15-16:35 Balázs Szintai: Actual coordination activities within C-SRNWP
16:35-16:45 Michal Nestiak: Introduction to OPERA
16:45-16:55 Bruce Macpherson: NWP requirements on observations
16:55-17:15 Sreerekha Thonipparambil: EUMETSAT User Preparation for MTG and EPS-SG
  Poster Session (chair: Philippe Steiner)
17:15-18:15 Introduction to national posters
Japan Masami Narita
Austria Clemens Wastl
Belgium Alex Deckmyn
Bulgaria Boryana Tsenova
Croatia Antonio Stanesic
Czech Republic Alena Trojakova
Denmark Bent Hansen Sass
Finland Ekaterina Kurzeneva
France Patricia Pottier
Germany Detlev Majewski
Hungary Gabriella Szépszó
Ireland Emily Gleeson
Italy Francesca Marcucci
Poland: ALADIN Piotr Sekuła
Poland: COSMO Joanna Linkowska
Portugal Maria Monteiro
Romania: ALADIN Simona Tascu
Romania: COSMO Ramona Dragomir
Russia Gdaly Rivin and Inna Rozinkina
Serbia Ana Mihalovic
Slovakia Maria Derkova
Slovenia Benedict Strajnar
Spain Javier Calvo
Sweden Ulf Andrae
Switzerland Philippe Steiner
United Kingdom Bruce Macpherson


Tuesday, 1st October
 Thematic sessions of Expert Teams:
 Session on Verification (chair: Mike Bush)
08:40-09:00 Flora Gofa: Overview of COSMO verification activities
09:00-09:20 Marion Mittermaier: Verification activities at the Met Office
09:20-09:40 Christoph Zingerle: harp verification toolbox - status and recent developments
09:40-10:00 Bent Sass : A spatial verification scheme based on observed and forecasted local extremes : status and prospects
10:00-10:20 Marion Mittermaier: Using citizen-observations for the evaluation of warnings: challenges and prospects
10:20-10:25 Marieta Dimitrova: Comparison of ALADIN model wind speed with satellites data over Black sea (poster)
10:35-11:00COFFEE BREAK
 Session Surface Aspects - (chair: Ekaterina Kurzeneva)
11:00-11:20 Jürgen Helmert: Overview of COSMO surface activities
11:20-11:40 Michail Diamantakis: Overview of ECMWF surface activities
11:40-12:00 Patrick Le Moigne: Overview of ALADIN surface activities
12:00-12:20 Patrick Samuelsson: Overview of HIRLAM surface activities
12:20-12:40 Jürgen Helmert: The COSMO software for processing geospatial data (EXTPAR) including updates
12:50-14:00LUNCH BREAK
 Session on Data assimilation (chair: Claude Fischer)
14:00-14:20 Roger Randriamampianina: Recent progress in HIRLAM upper-air data assimilation
14:20-14:40 Christoph Schraff: Recent developments in KENDA
14:40-15:00 Jean-Francois Mahfouf: On the use of EUMETNET observations in the AROME-France model
15:00-15:20 Benedikt Strajnar: Overview of DA activities in LACE, Animation
15:20-15:40 Marco Milan: Met Office UKV 4D-Var, present and future plans
15:40-16:00 Michael Tsyrulnikov: Estimation of model errors due to unresolved scales using the coarse-graining approach: a study with COSMO
16:10-16:30COFFEE BREAK
16:30-18:30 ALADIN LTM meeting


Wednesday, 2nd October
Parallel Sessions
08:30-10:00 Parallel session on data assimilation
08:30-10:00 Parallel session on verification
 Thematic sessions of Expert Teams:
 Session on Predictability (chair: Alfons Callado)
10:00-10:20 Anne McCabe: Understanding ensemble spread in MOGREPS-UK
10:20-10:40 Inger-Lise Frogner: Model error representation in HarmonEPS
10:40-11:00 Martin Bellus: LAM-EPS activities in RC LACE
11:00-11:20 Chiara Marsigli: Ensemble developments in COSMO
11:20-11:25 Andrzej Mazur: ANN calibration for ensembles (poster)
10:25-10:30 Francesca Marcucci: SRNWP-EPS post-processing tool for high-impact weather forecasting: application to COSMO model (poster)
11:40-12:00COFFEE BREAK
 Session on Dynamics (chair: Piet Termonia)
12:00-12:20 Petra Smolikova: RC LACE advances in dynamics
12:20-12:40 Piet Termonia: Dynamics developments within ALADIN
12:40-13:00 Michael Baldauf: Recent numerics developments in the COSMO model and an outlook for the ICON model
13:00-13:20 Michail Diamantakis: Overview of dynamical core numerical method developments at ECMWF
 Parallel Sessions
14:30-16:00Parallel session on predictability
Chiara Marsigli: EPS Parallel
Nigel Roberts: Convection-permitting ensembles and neighbourhoods for extreme events
14:30-16:00Parallel session on surface aspects
Additional presentations
Jürgen Helmert: Implementation of a Mire parameterization in TERRA
Patrick Le Moigne: Design of a high-resolution land cover database for numerical modelling applications
Massimo Milelli: Evaluation of the urban parameterisation in COSMO-Model
Jan-Peter Schulz: Improved processes in the land surface model TERRA: Bare soil evaporation and skin temperature


Thursday, 3rd October
 Thematic sessions of Expert Teams:
 Session on Link with Applications (chair: Jeanette Onvlee)
08:50-09:00 Mike Bush: Developing high-resolution surface analyses from bias corrected home AWS data
09:00-09:20 Inna Rozinkina: Moscow megacity forecasting based on COSMO-modelling
09:20-09:40 Anastasia Bundel: Overview of activities in Interpretation and Applications working group in COSMO
09:40-10:00 Geert Smet: Probabilistic storm forecasts for wind farms in the North Sea
10:00-10:20 Fiona Rust: IMPROVER
10:30-11:00COFFEE BREAK
 Session on Upper-air Physics (chair: Dmitrii Mironov)
11:00-11:20 Anke Finnenkoetter: Convective scale modelling in the UM - current research and developments
11:20-11:40 Claude Fischer: Progress and plans in MF's ARPEGE and AROME suites, with a focus on resolution and new model outputs
11:40-12:00 Sander Tijm: HARMONIE-AROME physics developments
12:00-12:20 Martina Tudor: LACE physics overview
 Closing Session (chair: Balázs Szintai)
12:30-12:40 Summary of parallel sessions by Expert Team Chairs
12:40-12:50 EWGLAM final discussion
12:50-13:50LUNCH BREAK
13:50-15:50SRNWP Advisory Expert Team Meeting