Regional Modeling and Applications Group

Current Efforts:

Real-time Alaska WRF Weather Forecasts
BOEM Beaufort Sea Mesoscale Meteorology Study


Dr. Jing Zhang, Associate Professor
Jeremy Krieger, Research Programmer
Fuhong Liu, Graduate Research Assistant
Steve Stegall, Graduate Research Assistant
Wei Tao, Graduate Research Assistant


Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), Alaska OCS Region, part of the U.S. Department of the Interior
International Arctic Research Center (UAF)
Geophysical Institute (UAF)
Xiangdong Zhang of IARC, UAF
Martha Shulski of the High Plains Regional Climate Center, University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Peter Olsson of the Alaska Experimental Forecast Facility and Alaska State Climate Center, University of Alaska Anchorage
Tom Weingartner of the Institute of Marine Science, UAF
Keith Hines of the Polar Meteorology Group, Byrd Polar Research Center, Ohio State University
Xingang Fan of the Department of Geography and Geology, Western Kentucky University

Other Links of Interest:

Weather Research and Forecasting Model (WRF)
Community Earth System Model (CESM)
Anchorage NWS Forecast Office
Fairbanks NWS Forecast Office
Alaska Region of the National Weather Service
Alaska Wildfire Smoke Forecast Page

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