WORLD METEOROLOGICAL ORGANIZATION 

COMMISSION FOR BASIC SYSTEMS

OPAG on DPFS 

IMPLEMENTATION COORDINATION TEAM (ICT) ON
DATA-PROCESSING AND FORECASTING SYSTEMS  

MONTREAL, CANADA, 29 SEPTEMBER 3 OCTOBER 2008

 

CBS/ICT-DPFS/INF. 1

       (08.VII.2008)
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Item:    2

Original:  ENGLISH only

DOCUMENTATION PLAN
(updated, 29 September 2008)

         

 

Agenda
Item

Subject

Doc. No.

Submitted by

Expected/
received

1

OPENING OF THE MEETING

2

ORGANIZATION OF THE MEETING

2.1

Provisional Agenda 
Explanatory Memorandum 
Documentation Plan

2.1(1)
2.1(2)
INF. 1

Secretariat

done
draft done

n/a

Provisional List of Participants   

INF. 2

Secretariat

done

n/a

General Information for Participants  Hotel Information

Template for Covering Sheet of meeting documents

n/a

Secretariat

done

 

Relevant documents from previous meetings :  
- CBS OPAG on DPFS Structure and Terms of Reference (CBS-Ext. (06)) and
approved by CBS Management Group 7 (June 2007)

- Report of ICT OPAG on DPFS (June 2006)





Secretariat



3

Introduction and Background

 

 



B. STRAUSS
Secretariat

4

Severe Weather Forecasting

 

Report of Rapporteur
Report of Chairperson of Steering Group, Severe Weather Forecasting Demonstration Project (SWFDP)

4(1)
4(2)

J.-M. CARRIERE
B. STRAUSS, Secretariat

done

5

Very Short-Range Forecasting

 

Report of Chairperson of Expert Meeting on Very Short-range Forecasting

5(1)

J.-M. CARRIERE 

done

6

EXTENDED AND LONG-RANGE FORECASTING 

 

Report of Chairperson of ET-E&LRF
Activities and Future Plans of the Expert Team on Extended and Long-range Forecasting

Cooperation with CCl
Guidance on Establishment and Designation of WMO RCCs

A Briefing of Long Range Forecast at CPTEC
Request for Designation of the South African Weather Service (SAWS) as a Global Producing Centre (GPC)
(pdf)



6(1)
6(2)
6(3)

INF. 3
INF. 4


R. GRAHAM
R. GRAHAM
Secretariat (WDS & CLW)

done
done

done

done
done

7

Probabilistic Forecasting and Ensemble Prediction Systems, and Applications

 

Report of Chairperson of ET-EPS   NEW !
Cooperation with CAS/THORPEX

7(1)
7(2)

K. MYLNE
K. MYLNE

done
done

8

Emergency Response Activities (ERA)

 

Report of Chairperson of CG-Nuclear ERA
Report of Chairperson of ET-Non-Nuclear ERA

8(1)
8(2)

R. SERVRANCKX
C. RYAN

done
done

9

NWP Forecast Verification

 

Report of Chairperson of CG on NWP Verification

9(1)

D. RICHARDSON

done

10

Status of the GDPFS

 

Status and Evolution of the GDPFS

10(1)

Secretariat 

done

11

Regional perspectives on NWP infrastructure

 

Reports of the 6 Regional Rapporteurs on the DPFS
Status Report for GDPFS in RA I
RA VI Report on Regional Aspects of the DPFS
Regional Perspectives for Global Data-Processing and Forecasting System in RA II

 

 


11(1)
11(2)
11(3)

Regional Rapporteurs:

RA I   B. HAMADACHE
RA II H.-D. YOO

RA VI – L. PERRON

RA III R. CISNEROS

RA IV A. METHOT

RA V H.A. CHOO




done
done

done

12

FUTURE WORK PROGRAMME OF OPAG ON DPFS 

 

Strategic direction, Structure, Terms of Reference, etc.

In session

B. STRAUSS, chairs

n/a

13

OTHER BUSINESS

14

CLOSURE OF THE MEETING