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Geosci. Model Dev., 12, 5229–5249, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-12-5229-2019
Geosci. Model Dev., 12, 5229–5249, 2019
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-12-5229-2019

Model evaluation paper 13 Dec 2019

Model evaluation paper | 13 Dec 2019

Sensitivity studies with the regional climate model COSMO-CLM 5.0 over the CORDEX Central Asia Domain

Emmanuele Russo et al.

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This is an investigation of COSMO-CLM 5.0 sensitivity for the CORDEX Central Asia domain, with the main goal of evaluating general model performances for the area, proposing a model optimal configuration to be used in projection studies. Results show that the model seems to be particularly sensitive to those parameterizations that deal with soil and surface features and that could positively affect the repartition of incoming radiation.