Articles | Volume 14, issue 8
Methods for assessment of models
13 Aug 2021
Methods for assessment of models |  | 13 Aug 2021

TempestExtremes v2.1: a community framework for feature detection, tracking, and analysis in large datasets

Paul A. Ullrich, Colin M. Zarzycki, Elizabeth E. McClenny, Marielle C. Pinheiro, Alyssa M. Stansfield, and Kevin A. Reed

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TempestExtremes (TE) is a multifaceted framework for feature detection, tracking, and scientific analysis of regional or global Earth system datasets. Version 2.1 of TE now provides extensive support for nodal and areal features. This paper describes the algorithms that have been added to the TE framework since version 1.0 and gives several examples of how these can be combined to produce composite algorithms for evaluating and understanding atmospheric features.