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Joint 27th ALADIN Workshop & HIRLAM All Staff Meeting 2017, 3-7/04/2017, Helsinki, Finland
Article published on 6 April 2017
last modification on 10 January 2018

by Patricia

The joint 27th ALADIN Wk & HIRLAM ASM 2017 was held on the premises of the Finnish Meteorological Institute in Helsinki - Dynamicum - (see How to find FMI, see also the map over Dynamicum) during the first week of April 2017 :

 Agenda and list of participants

Welcoming address by Yrjö Viisanen (FMI Head of Research), Dynamicum meeting room
HIRLAM and ALADIN overviews by the PMs and status of C-SRNWP by the coordinator

 Recorded sessions on youtube

 Presentations : link to the pdf of the presentations

 Working groups and side meetings

  • WG on Recent upper-air DA issues (Roger Randriamampianina)
  • Surface side meeting on Surface processes and data assimilation (Patrick Samuelsson)
  • WG on clouds, radiation and aerosol, (minutes on HIRLAM wiki, for authorized access only) (Laura Rontu)
  • WG on System
  • Verification/HARP side meeting (Bent Hansen Sass, Christoph Zingerle)



 Instructions for real time video streaming )

This link allowed you to follow the sessions on a real-time basis : .

For accommodation, please consult the instructions for booking hotels (this material was prepared by FMI planner Heidi Aaltonen, heidi.aaltonen"at"

it is still possible to register to the Wk/ASM, including your proposal for poster before 24 March 2017. No additional presentations can be added to the agenda.

Experiences and challenges with MetCOoP EPS 6.1 MiB / PDF

ACRANEB2 in ESCAPE: Testing a multigrid idea 1.5 MiB / PDF

AEMET operational suit: HARMONIE Regular Cycle of Reference for cycle 40- 1.8 MiB / PDF

ALADIN activities in Romania 3.8 MiB / PDF

ALADIN – Portuguese Technical and Scientific Activities 2.9 MiB / PDF

ALADIN in Slovenia 2017 4.1 MiB / PDF

ALADIN Related Activities in Tunisia 1.3 MiB / PDF

ALADIN status overview 2.5 MiB / PDF

ALARO at 4 km forecast post processing using Kalman filter 747.5 KiB / PDF

ALARO status overview 1.4 MiB / PDF

An update on observation processing 1.8 MiB / PDF

Appropriate Bmatrix for BlendVar 2.2 MiB / PDF

Assimilation of ATOVS and GNSS ZTD observations in Aemet 2.3 MiB / PDF

Assimilation of GNSS ZTD from the NGAA processing centre 691.6 KiB / PDF

Cloud and convection in ALARO-1 4.9 MiB / PDF

Comparison of HIRLAM radiation fluxes to surface observations 6.7 MiB / PDF

Convective precipitation in HARMONIE-AROME 28.9 MiB / PDF

Could (NWCSAF) assimilation in Harmonie 11.2 MiB / PDF

Current development of the cloud microphysics within MetCoOp 1.2 MiB / PDF

Current Research and Development in dynamics at Meteo-France 1 MiB / PDF

Desert dusts modeling in AROME: Contribution of physical parameterizations at convective scale 2.1 MiB / PDF

Developments on HarmonEPS and GLAMEPS 9 MiB / PDF

ESCAPE: Optimizing physics subroutines for multithreaded 500.2 KiB / PDF

Experiences with sub-km HARMONIE-AROME 6.3 MiB / PDF

Final session : annonce of the 2018 meeting 1.5 MiB / PDF

Final session : outcomes of the meeting 81 KiB / PDF

FLake in Harmonie 3.2 MiB / PDF

Harmonie-Arome system: Status and future 9.1 MiB / PDF

HARP news 191.4 KiB / PDF

High-resolution operational ALADIN system for forecasting meteotsunamis 11.9 MiB / PDF

HIRLAM atmospheric data assimilation 3.7 MiB / PDF

Impact of the Sea Surface temperature in operational forecast using ALADIN System 23.3 MiB / PDF

Instructions for hotel reservations during the Wk/ASM in Helsinki 123.8 KiB / PDF

LACE-Problems in dynamics & coupling and some solutions 5.1 MiB / PDF

Lake Surface Water Temperature autocorrelation function 7 MiB / PDF

LAM features in the ATLAS framework 2.9 MiB / PDF

LAM-EPS activities in LACE 9.1 MiB / PDF

Local semi-implicit scheme 2.8 MiB / PDF

Low cloud experiments with AROME over Hungary 1.6 MiB / PDF

Mast Verification 596.8 KiB / PDF

Met Eireann 35-year regional reanalysis 4.5 MiB / PDF

Numerical Weather Prediction @ Czech Hydrometerological Institute 1 MiB / PDF

NWP at the Hungarian Meteorological Service 1.4 MiB / PDF

NWP Related Activities in Turkey 1.8 MiB / PDF

OOPS developments at ECMWF 2.4 MiB / PDF

Operational HARMONIE-AROME issues (clouds and precipitation) 13.3 MiB / PDF

Operational poster for Ireland 1.6 MiB / PDF

Overview of HIRLAM surface progress and plans 3.4 MiB / PDF

Polish National poster 4.8 MiB / PDF

Poster on radiation work 1.7 MiB / PDF

Preliminary tests of the CMC ALARO-1 coupled to SURFEX-8 using CY43T2 over Belgium 17 MiB / PDF

Progress and pla,s in the ARPEGE and AROME models physics 2.8 MiB / PDF

progress and plans of global data assimilation at Meteo-France 1.5 MiB / PDF

Recent HIRLAM highlights 5.1 MiB / PDF

Recent progress on the ACRANEB2 dwarf from the ESCAPE project , Part I 1.4 MiB / PDF

Recent progress on the ACRANEB2 dwarf from the ESCAPE project , Part II 1.8 MiB / PDF

RMI-EPS: a prototype convection-permitting EPS for Belgium 2.5 MiB / PDF

Sea ice mass balance in the Arctic Ocean 584.1 KiB / PDF

Single precision IFS 2.3 MiB / PDF

Status of numerical weather prediction in Morocco 483.8 KiB / PDF

Status of the EUMETNET C-SRNWP status 2.9 MiB / PDF

Status on Verification and Quality Assurance in HIRLAM-C 4.3 MiB / PDF

Stochastic perturbation of partial tendencies in AROME 2.8 MiB / PDF

Studying the local microclimate in Gent 16.6 MiB / PDF

Surface perturbations in HarmonEPS 5 MiB / PDF

System status: about IFS cycles, about OOPS 205.6 KiB / PDF

Tests on cloud initialisation with AROME over Austria and Germany 16.1 MiB / PDF

The dynamics core program 4.1 MiB / PDF

The growth of ensemble spread in mesoscale NWP model due to LB and IC perturbations 1.6 MiB / PDF

The Impact of Climate Change (until 2050) on the potential of renewable energy sources (wind and solar radiation) for the territory of Bulgaria 369.6 KiB / PDF

The latest data assimilation activities in LACE countries 835.9 KiB / PDF

The NWP systems at Météo-France 8 MiB / PDF

The Reanalyses and Data produced in UERRA 1.2 MiB / PDF

Use of Ceilometer Data for Cloud Validation 1.5 MiB / PDF

Using wave forecast model to estimate the accuracy of surface wind fields in the Baltic Sea 7 MiB / PDF

Verification/HARP side meeting 86.1 KiB / PDF

Wk2017 : agenda 133.5 KiB / PDF

Wk2017 : participants 56.8 KiB / PDF