Articles | Volume 14, issue 3
Geosci. Model Dev., 14, 1427–1443, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-14-1427-2021
Geosci. Model Dev., 14, 1427–1443, 2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/gmd-14-1427-2021
Development and technical paper
15 Mar 2021
Development and technical paper | 15 Mar 2021

Effects of spatial resolution on WRF v3.8.1 simulated meteorology over the central Himalaya

Jaydeep Singh et al.

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Atmospheric models often have limitations in simulating the geographically complex and climatically important central Himalayan region. In this direction, we have performed regional modeling at high resolutions to improve the simulation of meteorology and dynamics through a better representation of the topography. The study has implications for further model applications to investigate the effects of anthropogenic pressure over the Himalaya.