Rose is a framework for managing and running meteorological suites.


Rose is open source and freely available for general use. See Rose Documentation for detail.

Rose is a group of utilities and specifications which aim to provide a common way to manage the development and running of scientific application suites in both research and production environments.

Rose uses cylc for its suite engine, developed collaboratively with Hilary Oliver at National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (New Zealand).


Download Rose at Github.

See also Rose Changes.


Send your feedback to the FCM team or post an issue on Rose at Github.

Support for external users is usually limited to those using Rose with Met Office software systems. However, we are always happy to receive bug reports/patches or to discuss requests for enhancements.

Last updated: 13 January 2014