Articles | Volume 13, issue 2
Geosci. Model Dev., 13, 483–505, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-13-483-2020

Special issue: Joint UK Land Environment Simulator (JULES) – configurations,...

Geosci. Model Dev., 13, 483–505, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-13-483-2020

Model description paper 07 Feb 2020

Model description paper | 07 Feb 2020

JULES-GL7: the Global Land configuration of the Joint UK Land Environment Simulator version 7.0 and 7.2

Andrew J. Wiltshire et al.

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We present the Global Land (GL) configuration of the Joint UK Land Environment Simulator (JULES). JULES-GL7 can be used to simulate the exchange of heat, water and momentum over land and is therefore applicable for helping understand past and future changes, and forms the land component of the HadGEM3-GC3.1 climate model. The configuration is freely available subject to licence restrictions.