Numerical Weather Prediction (NWP) Containers | System Architecture

Containerized Components

Container stack including individual components
Fig 1. Graphical representation of the DTC end-to-end NWP components.

At the present time, the following components are containerized and available for use to create an end-to-end system:

  • WRF Preprocessing System (WPS)
  • Advanced Research Weather Research and Forecasting (WRF-ARW) model
  • Gridpoint Statistical Interpolation (GSI) data assimilation
  • Unified Post Processor (UPP)
  • NCAR Command Line (NCL) graphics
  • Model Evaluation Tools (MET)
  • METviewer database and display

Related Information

Each component used in the end-to-end container process has related documentation and email support offered. More information can be found at the following locations: