Statistical Forecast

Leader of the project: Dr. Jonq-Gong Chern


The major function of this group is to play the interface between NWP and forecasters. After the phases I and II of NWP projects, statistical forecast become a new item in the phase III of the NWP projecct. To assist forecaster to quantitatively utilize the NWP products is the major task to perform. Also, verification of the forecast capability of the NWP products is another important work to feedback to the NWP development.

Subjects of Statistical Forecast:

Structure of team work:

Future Tasks:

The prospective major task will focus on the development of MOS forecast system (Model Output Statistic). Also, the new forecast items and forecast guilding tools are required to be developed to assist the forecaster making decision and to improve the forecast services.