WGNE session presentations

Pan-WCRP Modelling Groups Meeting and the 6th Session of the WCRP Modelling Advisory Council 
UK Met Office, Exeter, United Kingdom, 9‑13 October 2017
Marion Mittermaier, Laurie Wilson:                          Joint Working Group for Forecast Verification Research highlights
Nils Wedi, Martin Janousek, Thomas Haiden:         Deterministic (HRES) and ensemble (ENS) verification score
Hitoshi Sato, Shusuke Nishimoto
(presented by Junichi Ishida):                                    WGNE intercomparison of Tropical Cyclone Track forecast, 2015
Daniel Klocke, Xubin Zeng:                                       GASS Global Atmospheric System Studies
Michael Ek, Gab Abramowitz:                                   World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) Global Energy and Water Cycle Exchanges Project (GEWEX): 
                                                                                       Global Land/Atmosphere System Study (GLASS)
Ayrton Zadra, Keith Williams:                                   Report on the 5th WGNE Workshop on Systematic Errors
Elena Astakhova:                                                         WGNE Blue Book
Thomas Jung,  W. Kirstin
(presented by Michael Ek, Francois Engelbrecht):  The Year of Polar Prediction (YOPP)
Francois Engelbrecht:                                                  Some thoughts on YOPP and the seasonal prediction of Antarctic sea-ice extent
Irina Sandu, Thomas Jung:                                          APPLICATE: Advanced Prediction in Polar regions and beyond: Modelling, observing system design,
                                                                                        and LInkages associated with a Changing Arctic ClimATE
Junichi Ishida, Carolyn Reynolds:                              Recent activities related to EPS (operational aspects)
Carolyn Reynolds, Junichi Ishida:                              Current Issues and Challenges in Ensemble Forecasting
François Bouyssel:                                                       A field campaign dedicated to fog modelling
Ariane Frassoni:                                                            Understanding and forecasting extreme weather events in Andes lee side:The Relampago opportunity
Nils  Wedi:                                                                     Earth System Modelling at ECMWF
Julio Bachmeister, Jean-François Lamarque,
Andrew Gettelman, Richard Neale,
Cecile Hannay, and many others:                              Developing the next version of the Community Earth System Model: Aerosol effects using
                                                                                        CMIP5 and CMIP6 forcing data
Kengo Matsubayashi, Tabito Hara,
Kohei Aranami, Kohei Kawano
(presented by Junichi Ishida):                                     Comparison of parameterized/resolved cloud top height and satellite observation
Francois Engelbrecht
with  contributions from John McGregor:                 Numerics of the new Earth System Model at the CSIR
François Bouyssel (presenter):                                    WGNE Precipitation verification