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HIWeather Project Index

Aug 26,2019

High-Impact Weather project leaders identified national research activities to support its goals in the Australia, China, Germany, New Zealand, Switzerland, United Kingdom (UK), United States of America (US) and so on

The complet list of HIWeather ongoing Project worldwide.


Review the state of wind   hazard forecasting

NAWDEX *North Atlantic Waveguide and Downstream   Impacts Experiment

Multi-scale,   multi-leadtime predictability of high-impact weather

RELAMPAGO-CACTI *Remote   sensing of Electrification, Lightning, And Meso-scale/micro-scale Processes   with Adaptive Ground Observations - Cloud Aerosols and Complex Terrain   Interactions

SCMREX *Southern China   Monsoon Rainfall EXperiment

PRECIP  *Prediction of Rainfall Extremes Campaign   in the Pacific


MOUNTAOM  *RDP alongside the 2022 Winter Olympic   Games in Beijing

Review the current state of nowcasting & forecasting high impact   weather

Intercomparison of km-scale DA & nowcast/forecast systems

SURF  *Study of Urban Rainfall and fog/haze

ICE-POP2018 *RDP/FDP   alongside the Pyeongchang Winter Olympic Games in South Korea

UK Environmental Prediction (UKEP) project


Formal (statistical) impact model intercomparison

Impact data collection

Fire weather evaluation

Review & classification of impact modelling


Unconventional data sources for impact modelling, evaluation &   communication

Review of approaches to communicating high impact weather.

Training Materials

Review of the role of trust, salience and beliefs on people’s responses to   weather warnings

Communicating uncertainty

Post-event case studies

Communication platform

HIGHWAY *Lake Victoria Basin Nowcasting project

GCRF African Science for Weather Information and Forecasting Techniques *GCRF African SWIFT


Evaluating the effectiveness of impact-based, extreme weather warnings   and behavioural recommendations.

Warning response

Global Hazard Map

Weather Information Value Chain

Probabilistic forecasting and evaluation of Tropical Cyclones

Mesoscale Verification Inter-comparison over Complex Terrain (MesoVICT)

Societal and Economic Research Applications (SERA) Workshop

Value Chain review by WWRP SERA Working Group

Verification Challenge

Method(s) to measure avoided losses due to improved warnings

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