Articles | Volume 10, issue 2
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-10-827-2017
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-10-827-2017
Model description paper
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21 Feb 2017
Model description paper |  | 21 Feb 2017

OZO v.1.0: software for solving a generalised omega equation and the Zwack–Okossi height tendency equation using WRF model output

Mika Rantanen, Jouni Räisänen, Juha Lento, Oleg Stepanyuk, Olle Räty, Victoria A. Sinclair, and Heikki Järvinen

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This paper describes new software OZO, which is a meteorological tool for both studying and research purposes. OZO can be used for investigating physical mechanisms affecting the development of extratropical cyclones. The software is an open-source tool and the distribution is supported by the authors. OZO will be used as a part of the author's PhD, in which the changes in cyclone dynamics due to warmer climate are studied.