Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society

(The median citation count of Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society is 2. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-01-01 to 2024-01-01.)
The ERA5 global reanalysis9001
The ERA5 global reanalysis: Preliminary extension to 1950151
The impact of Aeolus wind retrievals on ECMWF global weather forecasts67
Convection‐permitting modelling improves simulated precipitation over the central and eastern Tibetan Plateau58
An evaluation of ERA5 precipitation for climate monitoring49
Dynamical systems theory sheds new light on compound climate extremes in Europe and Eastern North America45
Using machine learning to correct model error in data assimilation and forecast applications41
The evaluation of FY4A's Geostationary Interferometric Infrared Sounder (GIIRS) long‐wave temperature sounding channels using the GRAPES global 4D‐Var39
An evaluation of surface meteorology and fluxes over the Iceland and Greenland Seas in ERA5 reanalysis: The impact of sea ice distribution38
Increasing heavy rainfall events in south India due to changing land use and land cover38
Evaluation of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation in global climate models for the SPARC QBO‐initiative37
Enhanced extended‐range predictability of the 2018 late‐winter Eurasian cold spell due to the stratosphere37
Response of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation to a warming climate in global climate models33
How does knowledge of atmospheric gravity waves guide their parameterizations?32
On the role of Ural Blocking in driving the Warm Arctic–Cold Siberia pattern32
Evaluating the GECCO3 1948–2018 ocean synthesis – a configuration for initializing the MPI‐ESM climate model31
Differences between the 2018 and 2019 stratospheric polar vortex split events29
Assimilation of satellite data in numerical weather prediction. Part II: Recent years28
Quality of wind characteristics in recent wind atlases over the North Sea27
An evaluation of tropical waves and wave forcing of the QBO in the QBOi models27
Cold‐pool‐driven convective initiation: using causal graph analysis to determine what convection‐permitting models are missing27
Assessing the potential and application of crowdsourced urban wind data26
On the role of Rossby wave breaking in the quasi‐biennial modulation of the stratospheric polar vortex during boreal winter25
A diagnostic study of cloud physics and lightning flash rates in a severe pre‐monsoon thunderstorm over northeast India24
Towards an unbiased stratospheric analysis23
A convective‐scale 1,000‐member ensemble simulation and potential applications23
Revisiting the identification of wintertime atmospheric circulation regimes in the Euro‐Atlantic sector22
Summertime cloud phase strongly influences surface melting on the Larsen C ice shelf, Antarctica22
Hourly 4D‐Var in the Met Office UKV operational forecast model22
An assessment of GNSS radio occultation data produced by Spire21
Urban‐induced modifications to the diurnal cycle of rainfall over a tropical city21
Year‐round sub‐seasonal forecast skill for Atlantic–European weather regimes21
Insights into the convective evolution of Mediterranean tropical‐like cyclones21
Teleconnections of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation in a multi‐model ensemble of QBO‐resolving models21
A global evaluation of multi‐model ensemble tropical cyclone track probability forecasts21
Stratospheric influence on ECMWF sub‐seasonal forecast skill for energy‐industry‐relevant surface weather in European countries19
Latent space data assimilation by using deep learning19
The regional model‐based Mesoscale Ensemble Prediction System, MEPS, at the Japan Meteorological Agency19
Dynamics of concurrent and sequential Central European and Scandinavian heatwaves19
Assimilating visible satellite images for convective‐scale numerical weather prediction: A case‐study19
On the analysis of a summertime convective event in a hyperarid environment19
Sub‐km scale numerical weather prediction model simulations of radiation fog18
A consistent interpretation of the stochastic version of the Ensemble Kalman Filter18
Recent upgrades to the Met Office convective‐scale ensemble: An hourly time‐lagged 5‐day ensemble18
Impact of the Pacific Meridional Mode on landfalling tropical cyclone frequency in China18
SINGV: A convective‐scale weather forecast model for Singapore18
Street canyon ventilation: Combined effect of cross‐section geometry and wall heating18
Foehn–cold pool interactions in the Inn Valley during PIANO IOP218
Revisiting the relation between momentum and scalar roughness lengths of urban surfaces18
The detailed dynamics of the June–August Hadley Cell17
Evaluation of ice particle growth in ICON using statistics of multi‐frequency Doppler cloud radar observations17
Fog in heterogeneous environments: the relative importance of local and non‐local processes on radiative‐advective fog formation17
Tropical cyclone life cycle in a three‐dimensional numerical simulation17
Revision of the Stochastically Perturbed Parametrisations model uncertainty scheme in the Integrated Forecasting System17
Influence of submeso motions on scalar oscillations and surface energy balance17
Sub‐seasonal to seasonal prediction of rainfall extremes in Australia17
Statistical approaches to assimilate ASCAT soil moisture information—I. Methodologies and first assessment16
Three‐dimensional pathways of dust over the Sahara during summer 2011 as revealed by new Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer observations16
Extreme precipitation events over northern Italy. Part II: Dynamical precursors16
Optimization and impact assessment of Aeolus HLOS wind assimilation in NOAA's global forecast system16
A weather system perspective on winter–spring rainfall variability in southeastern Australia during El Niño16
How an urban parameterization affects a high‐resolution global climate simulation15
On resolution sensitivity in the Community Atmosphere Model15
Response times of meteorological air temperature sensors15
Climate variability and impacts on maize (Zea mays) yield in Ghana, West Africa15
On the daily cycle of mesoscale cloud organization in the winter trades15
The representation of winter Northern Hemisphere atmospheric blocking in ECMWF seasonal prediction systems15
Central Arctic weather forecasting: Confronting theECMWF IFSwith observations from the Arctic Ocean 2018 expedition15
What can we learn about orographic drag parametrisation from high‐resolution models? A case study over the Rocky Mountains15
Constraining stochastic parametrisation schemes using high‐resolution simulations15
Abnormal warm sea‐surface temperature in the Indian Ocean, active potential vorticity over the Tibetan Plateau, and severe flooding along the Yangtze River in summer 202015
Large‐eddy simulation of foehn–cold pool interactions in the Inn Valley during PIANO IOP 215
Diabatic generation of negative potential vorticity and its impact on the North Atlantic jet stream15
Upper‐tropospheric inflow layers in tropical cyclones15
SINGV‐DA: A data assimilation system for convective‐scale numerical weather prediction over Singapore15
A deep learning framework for lightning forecasting with multi‐source spatiotemporal data15
Impact of the Aeolus Level‐2B horizontal line‐of‐sight winds in the Environment and Climate Change Canada global forecast system15
Air pollution in the Gobi Desert region: Analysis of dust‐storm events15
Characteristics of convective precipitation over tropical Africa in storm‐resolving global simulations15
Contribution of mean and eddy momentum processes to tropical cyclone intensification14
An evaluation of operational and research weather forecasts for southern West Africa using observations from the DACCIWA field campaign in June–July 201614
Spatial variability and possible cause analysis of regional precipitation complexity based on optimized sample entropy14
Which precipitation forecasts to use? Deterministic versus coarser‐resolution ensemble NWP models14
Linking rapid forecast error growth to diabatic processes14
Prediction of the quasi‐biennial oscillation with a multi‐model ensemble of QBO‐resolving models14
Predictability of tropical rainfall and waves: Estimates from observational data14
Resolved gravity waves in the tropical stratosphere: Impact of horizontal resolution and deep convection parametrization14
Operational assimilation of Aeolus winds in the Météo‐France global NWP model ARPEGE14
Following moist intrusions into the Arctic using SHEBA observations in a Lagrangian perspective13
Assimilation of radar reflectivity volumes in a pre‐operational framework13
Analysis of diurnal to seasonal variability of Integrated Water Vapour in the South Indian Ocean basin using ground‐based GNSS and fifth‐generation ECMWF reanalysis (ERA5) data13
On the turbulence structure of deep katabatic flows on a gentle mesoscale slope13
Introducing TC intensity into the DSAEF_LTP model and simulating precipitation of super‐typhoon Lekima (2019)13
Spectrum calibration of the first hyperspectral infrared measurements from a geostationary platform: Method and preliminary assessment13
Analysis and design of covariance inflation methods using inflation functions. Part 1: Theoretical framework13
The fractional energy balance equation12
Assessment of convection‐permitting versions of the Unified Model over the Lake Victoria basin region12
Hailstorms in the Alpine region: Diurnal cycle, 4D‐characteristics, and the nowcasting potential of lightning properties12
One‐dimensional maximum‐likelihood estimation for spaceborne precipitation radar data assimilation12
NowPrecip: localized precipitation nowcasting in the complex terrain of Switzerland12
Convective organization and eastward propagating equatorial disturbances in a simple excitable system12
A well‐observed polar low analysed with a regional and a global weather‐prediction model11
Configuration and hindcast quality assessment of a Brazilian global sub‐seasonal prediction system11
Large‐scale connection to deadly Indian heatwaves11
Reducing the spin‐up of a regional NWP system without data assimilation11
Role of moist and dry air advection in the development of Mediterranean tropical‐like cyclones (medicanes)11
Combining distribution‐based neural networks to predict weather forecast probabilities11
Jet latitude regimes and the predictability of the North Atlantic Oscillation11
Identifying the key challenges for fog and low stratus forecasting in complex terrain11
Improving the ocean and atmosphere in a coupled ocean–atmosphere model by assimilating satellite sea‐surface temperature and subsurface profile data11
Can geostrophic adjustment of baroclinic disturbances in the tropical atmosphere explain MJO events?11
Probabilistic high‐impact rainfall forecasts from landfalling tropical cyclones using Warn‐on‐Forecast system11
Modes of coastal precipitation over southwest India and their relationship with intraseasonal variability11
Towards a dry‐mass conserving hydrostatic global spectral dynamical core in a general moist atmosphere11
Radar‐based climatology of damaging hailstorms in Brisbane and Sydney, Australia11
Exploring the potential and limitations of weak‐constraint 4D‐Var11
Understanding the post‐monsoon tropical cyclone variability and trend over the Bay of Bengal during the satellite era11
The equatorial stratospheric semiannual oscillation and time‐mean winds in QBOi models11
Observational analysis and simulations of a severe hailstorm in northeastern Italy10
The role of secondary cyclones and cyclone families for the North Atlantic storm track and clustering over western Europe10
Examination of all‐sky infrared radiance simulation of Himawari‐8 for global data assimilation and model verification10
Supermodding – A special footprint operator for mesoscale data assimilation using scatterometer winds10
Background error statistics in the Tropics: Structures and impact in a convective‐scale numerical weather prediction system10
Heavy versus extreme rainfall events in southeast Australia10
Baroclinicity and directional shear explain departures from the logarithmic wind profile10
Relative impact of observations on a regional Arctic numerical weather prediction system10
Reconciling different methods of high‐latitude blocking detection10
More accuracy with less precision10
The influence of aggregation and statistical post‐processing on the subseasonal predictability of European temperatures10
Impact of model upgrades on diabatic processes in extratropical cyclones and downstream forecast evolution10
Dynamics and oceanic response of the Madeira tip‐jets10
Major surface melting over the Ross Ice Shelf part I: Foehn effect9
Atmospheric rivers and water fluxes in precipitating quasi‐geostrophic turbulence9
The influence of DACCIWA radiosonde data on the quality of ECMWF analyses and forecasts over southern West Africa9
Addressing the causes of large‐scale circulation error in the Met Office Unified Model9
The clear‐sky downwelling long‐wave radiation at the surface in current and future climates9
Influence of a spectral cumulus parametrization on simulating global tropical cyclone activity in an AGCM9
Beyond skill scores: exploring sub‐seasonal forecast value through a case‐study of French month‐ahead energy prediction9
Stratified rank histograms for ensemble forecast verification under serial dependence9
Spontaneous inertia‐gravity wave emission from a nonlinear critical layer in the stratosphere9
The intricacies of identifying equatorial waves9
Assimilating polarimetric radar data with an ensemble Kalman filter: OSSEs with a tornadic supercell storm simulated with a two‐moment microphysics scheme9
Impact of the Madden–Julian Oscillation on extreme precipitation over the western Maritime Continent and Southeast Asia9
Analog ensemble data assimilation and a method for constructing analogs with variational autoencoders9
Mesoscale marine tropical precipitation varies independently from the spatial arrangement of its convective cells9
Improving the Met Office's Forecast Ocean Assimilation Model (FOAM) with the assimilation of satellite‐derived sea‐ice thickness data from CryoSat‐2 and SMOS in the Ar9
Local and non‐local controls on a persistent cold‐air pool in the Arve River Valley9
Exploring relationships between weather patterns and observed lightning activity for Britain and Ireland9
Revised GNSS‐RO observation uncertainties in the Met Office NWP system9
Direct 4D‐Var assimilation of space‐borne cloud radar reflectivity and lidar backscatter. Part I: Observation operator and implementation9
Numerical prediction of tropical cyclogenesis part I: Evaluation of model performance9
Wind‐Topo: Downscaling near‐surface wind fields to high‐resolution topography in highly complex terrain with deep learning9
Assimilation of atmospheric infrasound data to constrain tropospheric and stratospheric winds9
Multigrid preconditioners for the mixed finite element dynamical core of the LFRic atmospheric model9
Forcing of the Martian polar annulus by Hadley cell transport and latent heating8
The linearity of the El Niño teleconnection to the Amundsen Sea region8
Observational evidence of the preferential occurrence of wind convergence over sea surface temperature fronts in the Mediterranean8
How grid‐spacing and convection representation affected the wind speed forecasts of four polar lows8
An idealized numerical study of tropical cyclogenesis and evolution at the Equator8
NWP calibration applied to Aeolus Mie channel winds8
Vertical diffusion and cloud scheme coupling to the Charney–Phillips vertical grid in GRAPES global forecast system8
Quality control and bias adjustment of crowdsourced wind speed observations8
A data assimilation algorithm for predicting rain8
Towards a more “scale‐aware” orographic gravity wave drag parametrization: Description and initial testing8
On the separation of upper and low‐level centres of tropical storm Kong‐Rey (2013) near Taiwan in association with asymmetric latent heating8
Monthly and zonally averaged zonal wind information in the equatorial stratosphere provided by GNSS radio occultation8
On the sensitivity of deep‐convection initiation to horizontal grid resolution8
Stochastic parametrization: An alternative to inflation in ensemble Kalman filters8
Urban intensification of convective rainfall over the SingaporeJohor Bahru region8
What do large‐scale patterns teach us about extreme precipitation over the Mediterranean at medium‐ and extended‐range forecasts?8
Geostrophic drag law for conventionally neutral atmospheric boundary layers revisited8
Coupled data assimilation at ECMWF: current status, challenges and future developments8
A compatible finite‐element discretisation for the moist compressible Euler equations8
Understanding changes of the continuous ranked probability score using a homogeneous Gaussian approximation8
The generalized Ekman model for the tropical cyclone boundary layer revisited: The myth of inertial stability as a restoring force8
The impact of using reconditioned correlated observation‐error covariance matrices in the Met Office 1D‐Var system8
Assimilation of shipborne precipitable water vapour by Global Navigation Satellite Systems for extreme precipitation events7
Characterising extratropical near‐tropopause analysis humidity biases and their radiative effects on temperature forecasts7
The resistance law for stably stratified atmospheric planetary boundary layers7
Speed‐up of the Madeira tip jets in the ERA5 climate highlights the decadal variability of the Atlantic subtropics7
Tropical water vapour in the lower stratosphere and its relationship to tropical/extratropical dynamical processes in ERA57
A particle flow filter for high‐dimensional system applications7
Features of atmospheric deep convection in northwestern South America obtained from infrared satellite data7
Near‐field atmospheric inversions for the localization and quantification of controlled methane releases using stationary and mobile measurements7
Comparison of kilometre and sub‐kilometre scale simulations of a foehn wind event over the Larsen C Ice Shelf, Antarctic Peninsula using the Met Office Unified Model (MetUM)7
Numerical discretization causing error variance loss and the need for inflation7
Perspective on aircraft in the stratosphere: 50 years from COMESA through the ozone hole to climate7
The role of observed cloud‐radiative anomalies for the dynamics of the North Atlantic Oscillation on synoptic time‐scales7
Variation in the Holton–Tan effect by longitude7
An implementation of single‐precision fast spherical harmonic transform in Yin–He global spectral model7
Multi‐resolution incremental 4D‐Var for WRF: Implementation and application at convective scale7
Forecast bias correction through model integration: A dynamical wholesale approach7
Baroclinic instability and large‐scale wave propagation in a planetary‐scale atmosphere7
The SPARC Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation initiative7
Changes in atmospheric latent energy transport into the Arctic: Planetary versus synoptic scales7
Assessing the quality of novel Aeolus winds for NWP applications at NCMRWF7
TRAIL part 2: A comprehensive assessment of ice particle fall speed parametrisations7
Distilling the mechanism for the Madden–Julian Oscillation into a simple translating structure7
Major surface melting over the Ross Ice Shelf part II: Surface energy balance7
Quantifying the circulation induced by convective clouds in kilometer‐scale simulations7
Estimating optimal localization for sampled background‐error covariances of hydrometeor variables7
Regularized variational data assimilation for bias treatment using the Wasserstein metric7
Dynamical propagation and growth mechanisms for convectively coupled equatorial Kelvin waves over the Indian Ocean7
Radar reflectivity assimilation using hourly cycling 4D‐Var in the Met Office Unified Model7
Evaluation of adjoint‐based observation impacts as a function of forecast length using an Observing System Simulation Experiment7
Numerical impacts on tracer transport: A proposed intercomparison test of Atmospheric General Circulation Models7
Katabatic and convective processes drive two preferred peaks in the precipitation diurnal cycle over the Central Himalaya7
Why does EnKF suffer from analysis overconfidence? An insight into exploiting the ever‐increasing volume of observations7
Observations of air–sea heat fluxes in the southwestern Atlantic under high‐frequency ocean and atmospheric perturbations7
Model error covariance estimation in particle and ensemble Kalman filters using an online expectation–maximization algorithm7
Effects of terrain‐following vertical coordinates on simulation of stratus clouds in numerical weather prediction models6
Estimating GPS radio occultation observation error standard deviations over China using the three‐cornered hat method6
A new stochastic ocean physics package and its application to hybrid‐covariance data assimilation6
Lp‐norm regularization approaches in variational data assimilation6
Impact of season, cloud cover, and air pollution on different spectral regions of ultraviolet and visible incident solar radiation at the surface6
Evaluation of a roughness length parametrization accounting for wind–wave alignment in a coupled atmosphere–wave model6
Observations and high‐resolution simulations of convective precipitation organization over the tropical Atlantic6
Sub‐hourly resolution quality control of rain‐gauge data significantly improves regional sub‐daily return level estimates6
On the addition of microwave sounders and numerical weather prediction skill6
Improvements in tropical precipitation and sea surface air temperature fields in a coupled atmosphere–ocean data assimilation system6
Incorporating the North Atlantic Oscillation into the post‐processing of MOGREPS‐G wind speed forecasts6
Sensitivity of QBO teleconnection to model circulation biases6
Two‐fluid single‐column modelling of Rayleigh–Bénard convection as a step towards multi‐fluid modelling of atmospheric convection6
Modelling and parametrization of the convective flow over leads in sea ice and comparison with airborne observations6
Direct 4D‐Var assimilation of space‐borne cloud radar and lidar observations. Part II: Impact on analysis and subsequent forecast6
Parametrizing cloud geometry and its application in a subgrid cloud‐edge erosion scheme6
Forcing mechanism of the Silk Road pattern and the sensitivity of Rossby‐wave source hotspots to mean‐state winds6
Implementation of a double moment cloud microphysics scheme in the UK met office regional numerical weather prediction model6
Comparing wavelet and Fourier perspectives on the decomposition of meridional energy transport into synoptic and planetary components6
Partition of analysis and forecast error variance into growing and decaying components6
Enhanced parallelization of the incremental 4D‐Var data assimilation algorithm using the Randomized Incremental Optimal Technique6
Distributed urban drag parametrization for sub‐kilometre scale numerical weather prediction6
Recurvature and movement processes of tropical cyclones over the Bay of Bengal6
Representation of the Scandinavia–Greenland pattern and its relationship with the polar vortex in S2S forecast models6
The sensitivity of the West African monsoon circulation to intraseasonal soil moisture feedbacks6
Continuous data assimilation for global numerical weather prediction6
Effective buoyancy and CAPE: Some implications for tropical cyclones6
Understanding spatiotemporal variability of drought in recent decades and its drivers over identified homogeneous regions of India6
A conjugate BFGS method for accurate estimation of a posterior error covariance matrix in a linear inverse problem6
Delhi Model with Chemistry and aerosol framework (DM‐Chem) for high‐resolution fog forecasting6
Evaluation of point forecasts for extreme events using consistent scoring functions5
Spatial and temporal variations in near‐surface energy fluxes in an Alpine valley under synoptically undisturbed and clear‐sky conditions5
Impact of all‐sky water vapour channel radiance from INSAT‐3D/3DR satellite over South Asia region using WRF model5
Assimilation of crowd‐sourced surface observations over Germany in a regional weather prediction system5
Accurate, simple equation for saturated vapour pressure over water and ice5
Understanding the relationship of storm‐ to large‐scale environment in the monsoon trough region: results inferred from long‐term radar and reanalysis datasets5
An Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer – New Generation (IASI‐NG) channel selection for numerical weather prediction5
Assessing the robustness of multidecadal variability in Northern Hemisphere wintertime seasonal forecast skill5
The daytime trapped lee wave pattern and evolution induced by two small‐scale mountains of different heights5