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Experiment 0.1 Results - Minimum Temperature
 
Validation data are bi-linearly interpolated to the model native grid. To view a full image in a new browser, click on a thumbnail image.

Definition of Metrics
Bias: Difference of time average quantities

Use the following links to see plots of other variables:
500 hPa Height
Maximum Temperature
Minimum Temperature
Precipitation

 

 
February
1979
May
1979
August
1979
November
1979
TMIN: CRU TS2.10
TMIN:
ISUMM5
TMIN Bias:
ISUMM5 Minus CRU
TMIN:
Canadian
TMIN Bias:
Canadian Minus CRU
TMIN:
PNLMM5
TMIN Bias:
PNLMM5 Minus CRU
TMIN:
REGCM3
TMIN Bias:
REGCM3 Minus CRU

 

One of the goals of NARCCAP is to compare regional climate model simulations using different reanalyses as driving data. Such comparisons will help establish a baseline for model sensitivity to initial and boundary data. Below are comparisons of CRU observations with HadRM3P output. HadRM3P uses ECMWF Reanalysis-15 as driving data.

 

 
February
1979
May
1979
August
1979
November
1979
TMIN: CRU TS2.10
TMIN: HadRM3P
TMIN Bias:
HadRM3P Minus CRU
 
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