Climate science technical notes

Climate Science Technical Notes

Recent reports in the Met Office Hadley Centre Technical Note series.

Climate science involves the development of climate datasets based on observations; the use of these datasets in climate change monitoring and attribution; and the use of Earth System Models to make future predictions from months to centuries into the future.

Hadley Centre Technical Notes
97 HCTN97_2 Investigation and quality assessment of the Past Weather Code from the Integrated Surface Database. (PDF, 4 MB) Pope, R.J.; Willett, K.M.; Osborn, T.J.; Thorne, P.2014
96 Hadley Centre Technical Note 96 Disaggregation of daily data in JULES. (PDF, 27 MB) Williams, K.; Clark, D.2014
95 Hadley Centre Technical Note HCTN95 Revised vertical mixing parameters for the UK community standard configuration of the global NEMO ocean model. (PDF, 5 MB) Calvert, D.; Siddorn, J.2013
94 Hadley Centre Technical Note 94 Real-time forecast skill for Europe in the combined Met Office and ECMWF monthly prediction system. (PDF, 1 MB) Becker, B.; Wallace, E.; Williams, A.; Arribas, A.2013
93 HCTN93 A review of lateral diffusion for Met Office ocean shelf modelling. (PDF, 344 kB)

Furner, R.

92 HCTN_92 Reducing the atmospheric lifetime of black carbon when using the CLASSIC aerosol scheme. (PDF, 1 MB)

Rumbold, S.T.

91 HCTN 91 Assessment of possibility and impact of rapid climate change in the Arctic. (PDF, 1 MB)

Hewitt, H.; Bacon, S.; Feltham, D.; Folland, C.; Giles, K.; Graham, T.; Hawkins, E.; Hodson, D.; Jackson, L.; Keeley, S.; Keen, A.; Laxon, S.; McLaren, A.; Menary, M.; Palmer, M.; Ridley, J.; Scaife, A.; Smith, D.; Srokosz, M.; West, A.; Wood, R.; Schweiger, A.

90 HCTN 90 Twenty-first century climate change in Greenland: a comparative analysis of three Regional Climate Models. (PDF, 4 MB) Rae, J; Aðalgeirsdóttir, G; Edwards, T; Fettweis, X; Gregory, J; Hewitt, H; Lowe, J; Lucas-Picher, P; Mottram, R; Payne, T; Ridley, J; Shannon, S; Van de Berg, W.J.; Van de Wal, R;
Van den Broeke, M.
89 HCTN 89 Terrestrial response of QUMPC ensemble. (PDF, 653 kB)

Booth, B.B.B.; Jones, C.D.

88 HCTN 88 Modifying the stratospheric zonal wind and temperature in HadGEM3. (PDF, 1 MB)

Hardiman, S.C.; Bushell, A.C.

87 HCTN 87 Mineral dust in HadGEM2. (PDF, 504 kB) Woodward, S.2011
86 HCTN 86 Reviews of observational data availablility over Africa, for monitoring, attribution and forecast evaluation. (PDF, 2 MB) Parker, D; Good, E.; Chadwick, R.2011
84 HCTN84 Estimates of the liklihood of Arctic shipping routes opening in the 21st century using an IPCC class model. (PDF, 158 kB) West, A; Hewitt, H.2011

You can browse the complete Met Office Hadley Centre Technical Note series and link to our digital publications archive for those reports available in electronic format.

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Last updated: 12 November 2014