RE_UBA_A2_D3_1HC_APRS: snowfall_amount (via bilinear interpolation)

Jacob, Daniela; Mahrenholz, Petra

Dataset
Summary
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The regional climate model REMO has been used to simulate future climate of Germany for different climate scenarios (IPCC).
The simulations have been initiated by Umweltbundesamt (P. Mahrenholz) and performed by Max-Planck-Institute for Meteorology (D. Jacob).
The use of the data is possible after acceptance of the user conditions. A special user contract has to be signed, contact
 remo-daten@nulldkrz.de
for further details.
The experiment REMO_UBA_A2_D3 starts 2001 and calculates in 0.088 degree horizontal resolution the future climate of the IPCC scenario A2 from 2001 to 2100.
For initialization and as boundary condition the coarse REMO IPCC consortial run (REMO_IPCC044_A2_1_R001503) in 0.44 degree horizontal resolution is used.
In the possible future climate scenario A2 the economic development is regionally orientated, the economic growth and technical changes are more fragmented and slower than in other scenarios. The population is assumed to increase continuously.
Data stream 3 (D3) denotes a part of the regular variables of REMO and additionally derived quantities. Data stream 3 is derotated and interpolated (bilinear interpolation using CDO routines) on a regular geographical grid with 0.1 degree horizontal resolution in netCDF format. For some model variables statistics on daily, monthly and yearly basis are available.
The model domain covers Germany starting at 45.85/3.95 (lat/lon, lower left corner) with an increment of 0.1 degrees. The number of grid points is 92/134 (lat/lon).
After interpolation the cutout of the model domain has been chosen in a way that the river Rhine and Switzerland are lying completely in the model domain. Therefore there exist missing values at the western and southern boundary which are set on -9.x10**33. All surface quantities are not corrected in height. The correction in height is necessary for comparisons with observational data particularly for mountainous terrain.
Location(s)
REMO_UBA_germany: Longitude 3.95 to 17.25 Latitude 45.85 to 54.95
Spatial Coverage
Longitude 3.95 to 17.25 Latitude 45.85 to 54.95 Altitude: 0 m
Temporal Coverage
2001-01-01 to 2100-12-31 (calendrical)
Use constraints
work group only
Data Catalog
World Data Center for Climate
Access constraints
restricted: access to project members
Size
42.29 GiB (45408854400 Byte)
Format
NetCDF
Status
in work
Creation Date
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Cite as
[ Derived from parent entry - See data hierarchy tab ]
Jacob, Daniela; Mahrenholz, Petra (2006). REMO A2 SCENARIO RUN, UBA PROJECT, DATASTREAM 3. World Data Center for Climate (WDCC) at DKRZ. http://cera-www.dkrz.de/WDCC/ui/Compact.jsp?acronym=REMO_UBA_A2_D3

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[Entry acronym: RE_UBA_A2_D3_1HC_APRS] [Entry id: 2107826]
Accuracy report
accurate
Completeness report
complete
Consistency report
as consistent as the model is (REMO version 5.7)
Horizontal accuracy
exact
Vertical accuracy
exact
 
VariableCodeAggregationUnit
snowfall_amount
APRS (REMO_UBA_DS3: 144)
1hr accumulatedkilogramme metre**-2
Contact typePersonInstitute
investigatorProf. Dr. Daniela JacobMax-Planck-Institut fuer Meteorologie
investigatorPetra MahrenholzUmweltbundesamt
originatorDr. Elke Keup-ThielMax-Planck-Institut fuer Meteorologie (MD)
load dataOliver KruegerMax-Planck-Institut fuer Meteorologie (MD)
metadataHolger GoettelMax-Planck-Institut fuer Meteorologie (MD)
metadata reviewerDr. Elke Keup-ThielMax-Planck-Institut fuer Meteorologie (MD)

Parent

REMO A2 SCENARIO RUN, UBA PROJECT, DATASTREAM 3
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