Mark's WeatherLynx

Weather Resource Database

Forecast Models

 

LONG RANGE FORECAST MODELS – Use With Caution

 

 

AVIATION

 

 http://www.aviationweather.gov/progchart/sfc?fore=all    Analysis & Forecast Conditions Tau 0 – 158 Hours

 

 

GLOBAL FORECAST SYSTEM

 

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs012hr_sfc_prcp.gif    12 Hours

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs024hr_sfc_prcp.gif    24 Hours  1 Day

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs036hr_sfc_prcp.gif    36 Hours

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs048hr_sfc_prcp.gif    48 Hours  2 Days

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs060hr_sfc_prcp.gif    60 Hours

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs072hr_sfc_prcp.gif    72 Hours  3 Days

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs084hr_sfc_prcp.gif    84 Hours

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs096hr_sfc_prcp.gif    92 Hours  4 Days

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs108hr_sfc_prcp.gif  108 Hours

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs120hr_sfc_prcp.gif  120 Hours  5 Days

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs132hr_sfc_prcp.gif  132 Hours

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs144hr_sfc_prcp.gif  144 Hours  6 Days

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs156hr_sfc_prcp.gif  156 Hours

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs168hr_sfc_prcp.gif  158 Hours  7 Days

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs180hr_sfc_prcp.gif  180 Hours

http://weather.rap.ucar.edu/model/gfs192hr_sfc_prcp.gif  192 Hours  8 Days

 

 

GFS AVN Pressure runs:

http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f000_nhbg.gif Day 0
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f024_nhbg.gif Day 1
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f048_nhbg.gif Day 2
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f072_nhbg.gif Day 3
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f096_nhbg.gif Day 4
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f120_nhbg.gif Day 5
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f144_nhbg.gif Day 6
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f168_nhbg.gif Day 7
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f192_nhbg.gif Day 8
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f216_nhbg.gif Day 9
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f240_nhbg.gif Day 10
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f264_nhbg.gif Day 11
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f288_nhbg.gif Day 12
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f312_nhbg.gif Day 13
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f336_nhbg.gif Day 14
http://www.cdc.noaa.gov/map/images/ens/m500z_f360_nhbg.gif Day 15

  

 

GFSx/MRF - Medium Range Forecast 0 – 10 days

 

http://www.meteo.psu.edu/~fxg1/MRF_0z/mrfloop.html     12 - 240 Hours

 

 

UKMET

 

Precip & SLP Runs

 

http://meteocentre.com/models/get_panel.php?mod=ukmet&run=12&stn=PNMPR&map=na&lang=en&hh=000       0 -  72 hours



NORTH AMERICAN MODEL

 

http://www.meteo.psu.edu/~fxg1/NAMSFC4SE_0z/comploop.html    0 - - 60 Hour Loop Selector

http://weather.unisys.com/nam/nam.php?plot=pres&inv=0&t=4p&expanddiv=hide_bar    4 Panel

 

 

RAPID REFRESH MODEL – RAP   Model Selector

 

http://rapidrefresh.noaa.gov/RAP/ 

 

 

HIGH RESOLTION RAPID REFRESH - HRRR  Model Selector


https://rapidrefresh.noaa.gov/hrrr/HRRR/

 


WEATHER RESEARCH & FORECAST – WRF

(Note that the RPM Rapid Precision Mesoscale Model uses the WRF model as it’s forecast engine)

 

http://www.nssl.noaa.gov/wrf/   00 - 36 Hours

http://www.meteo.psu.edu/~gadomski/WRF_0z/wrfloop.html 06 – 84 Hours

 

 

ETA NORTH AMERICAN Model  - SLP & Precipitation

 

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/model/eta06hr_sfc_prcp.gif 06 Hours

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/model/eta12hr_sfc_prcp.gif 12 Hours

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/model/eta18hr_sfc_prcp.gif 18 Hours

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/model/eta24hr_sfc_prcp.gif 24 Hours

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/model/eta30hr_sfc_prcp.gif 30 Hours

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/model/eta36hr_sfc_prcp.gif 36 Hours

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/model/eta42hr_sfc_prcp.gif 42 Hours

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/model/eta48hr_sfc_prcp.gif 48 Hours

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/model/eta60hr_sfc_prcp.gif 60 Hours

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/model/eta72hr_sfc_prcp.gif 72 Hours

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/model/eta84hr_sfc_prcp.gif 84 Hours

 


UW Nonhydrostatic Modeling System


http://cup.aos.wisc.edu/   0 - 48 Hours


 

EUROPEAN CENTER FOR MEDIUM RANGE WEATHER FORECASTS – ECMWF

 

http://www.meteo.psu.edu/~gadomski/ECMWF_0z/ecmwfloop.html 00 – 168 Hours

http://www.meteo.psu.edu/~gadomski/ECMWF0.5_0z/ecmwfloop.html 24 -- 240 Hours

 

 

MESOSCALE MODEL 5 – MM5 - Eastern US

 

 

http://www.atmos.umd.edu/~mm5/   MM5 Model Selector

http://www2.mmm.ucar.edu/prod/rt/pages/rt.html   MM5 Model Selector (other models available also)

http://aurora.aos.wisc.edu/    MM5Selector


 

 

US NAVY NAVGEM - Navy Global Environmental Model

 

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/    Model Selector

 

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_0.gif  0 Hours

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_12.gif 12 Hours

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_24.gif 24 Hours - 1 Day

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_36.gif 36 Hours

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_48.gif 48 Hours - 2 Days

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_60.gif 60 Hours

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_72.gif 72 Hours - 3 Days

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_84.gif 84 Hours

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_96.gif 96 Hours - 4 Days

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_108.gif 108 Hours

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_120.gif 120 Hours - 5 Days

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_132.gif 132 Hours

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_144.gif 144 Hours - 6 Days

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_156.gif 156 Hours

http://www.nrlmry.navy.mil/metoc/nogaps/gif_files/no_amer_slp_wind_168.gif 168 Hours - 7 Days

 

 

 

NAVY NOGAPS - Navy Operational Global Atmospheric Prediction System

 

http://www.meteo.psu.edu/~fxg1/NOGAPS_0z/nogapsloop.html    12 - 180 Hours



 

North American Model – 0 - 60 Hours

 

http://weather.unisys.com/forecasts?source=5&plot=141ฎion=us&view=1



Canadian Model - CMC Run

http://www.meteo.psu.edu/~fxg1/CMC_0zA/cmcloop.html   6 - 144 Hours

 

Canadian GLOBAL ENVIRONMENTAL MULTISCALE - GEM Runs

 

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_000.jpg 0 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_012.jpg 12 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_024.jpg 24 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_036.jpg 36 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_048.jpg 48 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_060.jpg 60 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_072.jpg 72 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_084.jpg 84 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_096.jpg 96 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_108.jpg 108 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_120.jpg 120 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_132.jpg 132 Hour

http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/data/model_forecast/colour_images/00_054_G1_north@america@zoomout_I_4PAN_CLASSIC@012_144.jpg 144 Hour

 

http://meteocentre.com/models/models.php?mod=gemglb&map=na&run=00&lang=en   GEM-GLB Model Selector   0 - 240 Hour

 

 

 

GFS – NOAA WAVEWATCH III      0 – 180 hours

 

http://www.stormsurfing.com/cgi/display_alt.cgi?a=nam_precip

 

 

CPTEC – Brazilian Center For Weather Forecasting and Climate Research Model    6 - 204 hours

 

http://www.meteociel.fr/modeles/cptece_cartes.php?ech=6&code=0&carte=1&mode=2&archive=0

 

 

JMA -  Japanese Model       6 – 102 hours

 

http://www.meteociel.fr/modeles/jma.php?ech=24&mode=3&nh=1&archive=0

 

 

CFSv2 (Climate Forecast System Version 2) - NCEP – Model      6 – 174 hours

 

http://www.meteociel.fr/modeles/cfse_cartes.php?ech=6&code=0&carte=1&mode=3&run=10

 

 

FIM - NOAA Earth System Research Laboratory Model    6 – 192 hours

 

http://www.meteociel.fr/modeles/fime_cartes.php?ech=6&carte=1&mode=2&archive=0

 

 

CMA – Chinese Model    12 – 240 hours

 

http://www.meteociel.fr/modeles/cmae_cartes.php?ech=12&code=0&mode=2&carte=3&archive=0

 

 

NASA/GEOS Model    3 – 240 hours

 

http://www.meteociel.fr/modeles/geose_cartes.php?ech=3&code=0&mode=2&carte=1&archive=0

 

 

ICON – Max Planck Institute for Meteorology / German DWD Model   0 – 78 hours

 

http://www.meteociel.fr/modeles/icone_cartes.php?ech=6&code=0&mode=2&map=2&archive=0

 

 

 

 

HYDROLOGICAL PPREDICTION CENTER Products

 

http://www.wpc.ncep.noaa.gov/pqpf/conus_hpc_pqpf.php  Experimental HPC 6-Hour Probabilistic Precipitation Guidance for Days 1-3

http://www.wpc.ncep.noaa.gov/pqpf/conus_hpc_percentile.php  Experimental HPC 6 Hour QPF Percentile Guidance Days 1 - 3

http://www.wpc.ncep.noaa.gov/qpf/qpf_12hr.shtml  12 Hour Quantitative Precipitation Forecast 0 To 72 Hours

http://www.wpc.ncep.noaa.gov/  HPC 1 - 6 day forecast maps

http://mag.ncep.noaa.gov/model-guidance-model-area.php        Various Models

 

 

FORECAST TOOLS

 

Latest SPC U.S. Composite Map!   IR/RUC/OBS Compsite Map
Surface and Upper Air Maps   Selectable Timescale & Heights

e-WALL : PSU ELECTRONIC MAP WALL Forecast model selector from Penn State

http://www.arl.noaa.gov/ready/animations.html  Forecast model selector from NOAA

http://www.ral.ucar.edu/weather/   National Center For Atmospheric Reasearch Forecast Tools

http://www.twisterdata.com/   RUC, NAM & GFS Long Range

 

 

ZAMBRETTI & SAGER ONLINE WEATHER PREDICTION CALCULATORS

 

http://www.casacota.cat/2x2/predictor.pl Zambretti Forecaster - Input Wind Pressure & Tendency for forecast

http://www.weather-above.com/Sager%20Algorithm.html Sager Weathercaster - Input Wind, Pressure, Tendency & Cloud Cover for forecast