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WWRP advances society's ability to cope with high impact weather through research focused on improving the accuracy, lead time and utilization of weather prediction. The WWRP includes working groups, experts teams and the THORPEX programme.

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World Weather Open Science Conference
16-21 August 2014, Montréal, Canada


  • Eighth International Workshop on Tropical Cyclones (IWTC-VIII) and Third International Workshop on Tropical Cyclone Landfall Processes (IWTCLP-III)
    (Jeju, Republic of Korea, 2-10 December) new Call for Papers for IWTCLP-III

  • Forecast Verification Research Working Group Meeting
    (Montreal, Canada, 23 August)

  • Polar Prediction Project Steering Group Meeting
    (Montreal, Canada, 22 -23 morning August)

  • Subseasonal to Seasonal Project Working Group Meeting
    (Montreal, Canada, 22 August)

  • SERA Working Group Meeting
    (Montreal, Canada, 21 afternoon - 22 August)

  • The World Weather Open Science Conference
    (Montreal, Canada, 16-21 August)

  • Joint Meeting THORPEX PDP/GIFS-TIGGE Working Group Meeting
    (Montreal, Canada, 18 August evening)

  • MJO Task Force Meeting
    (Montreal, Canada, 16 August)

  • Joint Mesoscale WG and THORPEX DAOS WG meeting
    (Montreal, Canada, 16 August afternoon)

  • THORPEX DAOS Working Group Meeting
    (Montreal, Canada, 15-16 morning August)

  • Tropical Meteorology Research Working Group Meeting
    (Montreal, Canada, 15 August)

  • Nowcasting Working Group Meeting
    (Montreal, Canada, 14-15 August)

  • Mesoscale Weather Forecasting Research Working Group Meeting
    (Montreal, Canada, 14-15 August)

  • Takio Murakami Memorial Symposium
    (Honolulu, Hawaii, 1-3 July)

  • High Impact Weather (HIW) Project Workshop
    (Silver Spring, Maryland, USA, 2-4 June)

  • YOPP Planning meeting and Polar Prediction Project Townhall meeting in association with the Arctic Observations Summit
    (Helsinki, 8-9 April)

  • Joint WG Meeting THORPEX PDP and GIFS TIGGE Working Groups
    (Geneva, WMO Headquarters, 18-20 March)

  • 6th International Verification Methods Workshop
    (New Delhi, India, 13-19 March)

  • Twenty-ninth session of the WWRP/WCRP Working Group on Numerical Experimentation (WGNE-29)
    (Melbourne, Australia, 10-14 March)


Dr Tetsuo Nakazawa
e-mail:TNakazawa at

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Mme Nathalie Tournier
e-mail: NTournier at

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