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Monsoon Desk

The "Monsoon Desk" at NOAA's National Centers for Environmental Prediction (NCEP) serves as the modality to coordinate numerical model simulations and diagnostics between NCEP and MoES parties in India. Read the Monsoon Desk curriculum.


Dec 2014 - SW Monsoon report available at IMD Click here for the pdf

June 2014 - IITM scientists predicted 10-day delay in SW Monsoon arrival Click here to read the news.. For All India daily rainfall and progress of Monsoon 2014, please Click here to go to the report page.

May 2014 - IMD Rpeort on GFS performance for SW Monsoon (2013) and Cyclone Phailin are now available Click here to go to the report page

Mar 2014 - Monsoon 2013 report available at NCMRWF Click here for the pdf

Dec 2013 - 6th Ensemble user workshop organised by NCEP/NWS will take place at NOAA Centre for Weather and Climate Prediction in College Park, MD between 25 to 27th March, 2014. To read more about this workshop click here - Click here for the link

Dec 2013 - NCMRWF will organise PROWESS-2014, an international conference, on continued development of numerical weather prediction in India during 17-19th February, 2014. To read more about this conference click here - Click here for pdf

Oct 2013 - Visiting IMD Scientist Ananda Das completed one month work on HWRF system at NCEP - Click here for presentations

May 2012 - CFSv2 Workshop presentations added to Events tab - Click here to read

April 2012 - IMD MoES Long Range Forecast for 2012 South-west Monsoon Season Rainfall - Click here to read

April 2012 - US input to help India meteorological department predict rains better (India Times) - Click here to read

April 2012 - Visiting Indian scientist Roxy Mathew presents to EMC - View presentation here

April 2012 - Visiting Indian scientist Ashish Routray presents to EMC - View presentation here

March 2012 - Indian scientist Ashish Routray arrives for two month visit as part of his work with the SARR project

March 2012 - Output from NCMRWF's GFS system is now included in NCEP/EMC's model verification graphics - View images here

March 2012 - Indian scientist Roxy Mathew arrives for three month visit to work on Earth System Model development with CFSv2.

December 2011 - Indian presentations at NCEP Annual Production Suite Review - View presentations here

November 2011 - Visit by Suryachandra A. Rao from IITM, India
View presentation here

August 2011 - CFSv3 Planning Meeting - View presentations here

August 2011 - IITM National Monsoon Mission website

July 2011 - The Hurricane Weather Research and Forecasting (HWRF) System has been installed at the India Meteorological Department (IMD) for Tropical Cyclone Forecast for Indian Seas. Click to read trip report

April 2011 - With the completion of the National Monsoon Mission Scoping Workshop at IITM in Pune, India (April 11-15, 2011) the Monsoon Desk at NCEP/EMC is open for business!
Click to view NCEP presentations from workshop

Experimental version of GFS 10.0.0 ported to IITM & NCMRWF - February 2012

EnKF Hybrid GSI update - Spring 2012

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