UERRA General Assembly (GA) and Review Meeting

1-3 February 2016, Météo-France, Toulouse

V1.6

2016-01-29

Monday 1 February

13.30-13.45 REGISTRATION.

Session 1. UERRA Annual Meeting GA, organisational and financial matters for the Consortium, initial talks

Chair: Eric Bazile

13.45

Opening and welcome

Marc Pontaud, CNRM

 

Organisation of meeting

Eric Bazile/ Per Undén

14.00

Reporting and financial status, administration

 

Madeleine Benderyd/ Per Undén

14.10

Use of resources at at a general level

Madeleine Benderyd/ Per Undén

14.15

Deliverables

Madeleine Benderyd/Per Undén

14.30

General issues, meetings and discussion , Consortium issues

Per Undén

14.40

Project objectives and achievements during the second year

Per Undén

14.45

Risks and encountered problems

Per Undén

14.50

Dissemination, UERRA web, other meetings, management

Per Undén

15.00

Use of climate data and information for EEA climate change assessment

Blaz Kurnik

15.20

Coffee break

 

Session 2 UERRA review and progress in the WPs (1 and 2)

Chair: Eric Bazile

15.45

General overview of UERRA DARE efforts and results

Manola Brunet

16.05

Quality control of recovered WP1 data

Linden Ashcroft

16.25

Improvements fo the E-OBS gridding procedures

Richard Cornes

16.45

Daily updates of the E-OBS data set

Else van den Besselaar

 

17.05

Station density influence on E-OBS

Else van den Besselaar

- 17.25

 

 

 

 

17.30-18.30 (19.00 max) Side Meeting C3S Regional RA (Richard Renshaw, WP2, and more?

 

 

Tuesday 2 February

Session 2 (cont)

Chair: Andrea Kaiser-Weiss

09.00

Probabilistic approaches for gridding

Phil Jones

09.20

Uncertainties in precipitation analyses for Alpine catchments and their use for evaluation. Presentation Part I     Part II

Christoph Frei and Francesco Isotta

09.40

Discussion on observations and rescue and databases for RA

 

09.50

Review comments of WP1

 

 

 

 

09.55

WP2 overview and progress

Richard Renshaw

10.15

Met Office design and plans and results

Peter Jermey

10.35

Coffee

 

 

 

 

10.55

SMHI overview

Martin Ridal

11.15

SMHI results

Esbjörn Olsson

11.35

Cloud analysis

Jelena Bojarova

11.55

Results from the ensemble nudging RA and LETKF status

Lilo Bach

12.15

Use of conventional observations, rejection lists and bias corrections

Jemma Davie

 

 

12.30-13.30 Lunch

 

 

Session 3 UERRA further WPs, WP3, WP4

 

 

Tuesday 2 February afternoon

Chair: Manola Brunet

13.30

Status of the surface reanalysis and uncertainties and observations

Eric Bazile

13.55

SURFEX/TRIP model driven by MESCAN

Patrick Le Moigne

14.10

Discussion on WP2

 

14.20

Review of WP2

 

 

 

 

14.30

WP 3 Overview

Andrea Kaiser-Weiss

14.50

Verification of regional reanalysis with station and tower measurements

Michael Borsche

15.10

UERRA Common Evaluation procedure: Assessing uncertainties in reanalysis by evalutation against gridded observational datasets.

Cristian Lussana and Ole Einar Tveito

15.30

Coffee

 

15.50

Romanian observation gridded data set and validation of reanalyses and models

Roxana Bojariu/ Marius Birsan

16.00

Comparing reanalysis products and observations using European averaged metrics and local extreme events

Else van den Besselar (Gerard van der Schrier)

16.20

Discussion on fitness for purpose of WP3 methods

 

16.30

Review questions

 

 

 

 

16.40

WP 4 Overview and status

Gé Verver / Else van den Besselar

16.55

Archiving of UERRA data in MARS and data access and services

Richard Mladek

17.15-17.25

Discussion on the common UERRA archive

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

17.30 – 18.30 (19.00 max) PO and UERRA MST and ESAB meeting (Advisory board and Management team and PO and Adviser)

 

20.00 Dinner in Toulouse “La cantine de l’Opéra” 54 allée Jean Jaures, Toulouse

 

 

 

Wednesday 3 February

Chair: Richard Renshaw

09.00

Web map services and ESGF nodes, KNMI work, visualisation

Else van den Besselaar (Maarten Plieger)

09.20

Hydrological applications on reanalyses and evaluation

Peter Berg

09.40

Discussion on linkage of WP3 with WP4

 

09.55-10.05

Review of WP4

 

 

 

 

 

Session 4 UERRA general overarching WPs and UERRA evaluation and review

 

 

 

Chair: Richard Renshaw

10.05

WP8: User interaction and WS

Gé Verver

10.25

Review comments on WP8

 

10.30

Coffee

 

10.50

Overarching WP9 activities or other Copernicus projects discussion, lessons learned so far

Per Undén and discussion

11.00

WP7 Outreach and discussion on outreach

 

11.10

Review comments of WP 7-9

 

11.20

ESAB views

ESAB members

11.40

EU reviewer's views

Mikko Strahlendorff

12.05

REA views and in relation to C3S

Monika Kacik

12.15

Discussion, planned meetings, next GA

 

12.25

Final points

 

 

-12.30

 

 

 

 

 

12.30-13.30/14.00 Lunch / User WS in the afternoon

 

 

 

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