J-STAGE Home  >  Publications - Top  > Bibliographic Information

Journal of the Meteorological Society of Japan. Ser. II
Vol. 94A (2016) p. 191-197



Notes and Correspondence

 This paper clarifies that the skillful time-scale characteristic of a model is one of the key factors to reproduce the amount precipitation at a specific location with the model. A comparison with data from an operational weather station of the Japan Meteorological Agency in Tokyo (Ote-machi) revealed that a model needed That a model requires 5-km-grid resolution and below to represent the power spectrum of hourly precipitation. A model with a higher resolution is probably needed to simulate hourly precipitation in Tokyo during the summer monsoon season.

Copyright © 2016 by Meteorological Society of Japan

Article Tools

Share this Article