Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society

(The TQCC of Quarterly Journal of the Royal Meteorological Society is 6. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 500 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2019-11-01 to 2023-11-01.)
The ERA5 global reanalysis8239
The ERA5 global reanalysis: Preliminary extension to 1950131
Sugar, gravel, fish and flowers: Mesoscale cloud patterns in the trade winds68
The impact of Aeolus wind retrievals on ECMWF global weather forecasts60
Convection‐permitting modelling improves simulated precipitation over the central and eastern Tibetan Plateau56
Assimilation of satellite data in numerical weather prediction. Part I: The early years49
Dynamical systems theory sheds new light on compound climate extremes in Europe and Eastern North America44
Using machine learning to correct model error in data assimilation and forecast applications40
The effect of westerlies on East African rainfall and the associated role of tropical cyclones and the Madden–Julian Oscillation38
Increasing heavy rainfall events in south India due to changing land use and land cover37
The evaluation of FY4A's Geostationary Interferometric Infrared Sounder (GIIRS) long‐wave temperature sounding channels using the GRAPES global 4D‐Var37
Enhanced extended‐range predictability of the 2018 late‐winter Eurasian cold spell due to the stratosphere37
An evaluation of surface meteorology and fluxes over the Iceland and Greenland Seas in ERA5 reanalysis: The impact of sea ice distribution37
Evaluation of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation in global climate models for the SPARC QBO‐initiative35
Response of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation to a warming climate in global climate models33
On the role of Ural Blocking in driving the Warm Arctic–Cold Siberia pattern32
An evaluation of ERA5 precipitation for climate monitoring32
Linking extreme precipitation in Southeast Asia to equatorial waves31
Evaluating the GECCO3 1948–2018 ocean synthesis – a configuration for initializing the MPI‐ESM climate model30
How does knowledge of atmospheric gravity waves guide their parameterizations?29
Trends in cyclones in the high‐latitude North Atlantic during 1979–201628
Quality of wind characteristics in recent wind atlases over the North Sea26
Differences between the 2018 and 2019 stratospheric polar vortex split events26
An evaluation of tropical waves and wave forcing of the QBO in the QBOi models26
Techniques and challenges in the assimilation of atmospheric water observations for numerical weather prediction towards convective scales26
Assessing the potential and application of crowdsourced urban wind data26
Cold‐pool‐driven convective initiation: using causal graph analysis to determine what convection‐permitting models are missing25
On the role of Rossby wave breaking in the quasi‐biennial modulation of the stratospheric polar vortex during boreal winter24
Towards an unbiased stratospheric analysis23
A convective‐scale 1,000‐member ensemble simulation and potential applications23
A diagnostic study of cloud physics and lightning flash rates in a severe pre‐monsoon thunderstorm over northeast India22
Assimilation of satellite data in numerical weather prediction. Part II: Recent years21
Sensitivity study of the planetary boundary layer and microphysical schemes to the initialization of convection over the Arabian Peninsula21
Revisiting the identification of wintertime atmospheric circulation regimes in the Euro‐Atlantic sector21
Hourly 4D‐Var in the Met Office UKV operational forecast model21
An assessment of GNSS radio occultation data produced by Spire20
Summertime cloud phase strongly influences surface melting on the Larsen C ice shelf, Antarctica20
Teleconnections of the Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation in a multi‐model ensemble of QBO‐resolving models19
Interpretation of the spectrum of eastward‐moving tropical convective anomalies19
Year‐round sub‐seasonal forecast skill for Atlantic–European weather regimes19
Dynamics of concurrent and sequential Central European and Scandinavian heatwaves19
On the analysis of a summertime convective event in a hyperarid environment18
Revisiting the relation between momentum and scalar roughness lengths of urban surfaces18
Street canyon ventilation: Combined effect of cross‐section geometry and wall heating18
Stratospheric influence on ECMWF sub‐seasonal forecast skill for energy‐industry‐relevant surface weather in European countries18
Urban‐induced modifications to the diurnal cycle of rainfall over a tropical city18
A global evaluation of multi‐model ensemble tropical cyclone track probability forecasts18
Impact of the Pacific Meridional Mode on landfalling tropical cyclone frequency in China18
Latent space data assimilation by using deep learning18
Insights into the convective evolution of Mediterranean tropical‐like cyclones18
Influence of submeso motions on scalar oscillations and surface energy balance17
Extreme precipitation events over northern Italy. Part II: Dynamical precursors17
Revision of the Stochastically Perturbed Parametrisations model uncertainty scheme in the Integrated Forecasting System17
Application of MORUSES single‐layer urban canopy model in a tropical city: Results from Singapore17
Evaluation of the turbulence parametrization in the MOLOCH meteorological model17
Assimilating visible satellite images for convective‐scale numerical weather prediction: A case‐study17
Sub‐seasonal to seasonal prediction of rainfall extremes in Australia17
Sub‐km scale numerical weather prediction model simulations of radiation fog16
Constraining stochastic parametrisation schemes using high‐resolution simulations16
The regional model‐based Mesoscale Ensemble Prediction System, MEPS, at the Japan Meteorological Agency16
Statistical approaches to assimilate ASCAT soil moisture information—I. Methodologies and first assessment16
Seasonal predictability of primary East Asian summer circulation patterns by three operational climate prediction models16
The detailed dynamics of the June–August Hadley Cell16
A consistent interpretation of the stochastic version of the Ensemble Kalman Filter16
Recent upgrades to the Met Office convective‐scale ensemble: An hourly time‐lagged 5‐day ensemble16
Foehn–cold pool interactions in the Inn Valley during PIANO IOP216
A framework for high‐resolution meteorological surface reanalysis through offline data assimilation in an ensemble of downscaled reconstructions16
Tropical cyclone life cycle in a three‐dimensional numerical simulation16
SINGV: A convective‐scale weather forecast model for Singapore16
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
A weather system perspective on winter–spring rainfall variability in southeastern Australia during El Niño15
Buoyancy‐driven entrainment in dry thermals15
Three‐dimensional pathways of dust over the Sahara during summer 2011 as revealed by new Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer observations15
Response times of meteorological air temperature sensors15
The representation of winter Northern Hemisphere atmospheric blocking in ECMWF seasonal prediction systems15
Upper‐tropospheric inflow layers in tropical cyclones15
Contribution of mean and eddy momentum processes to tropical cyclone intensification14
Spatial variability and possible cause analysis of regional precipitation complexity based on optimized sample entropy14
SINGV‐DA: A data assimilation system for convective‐scale numerical weather prediction over Singapore14
What can we learn about orographic drag parametrisation from high‐resolution models? A case study over the Rocky Mountains14
Evaluation of ice particle growth in ICON using statistics of multi‐frequency Doppler cloud radar observations14
Diabatic generation of negative potential vorticity and its impact on the North Atlantic jet stream14
Central Arctic weather forecasting: Confronting theECMWF IFSwith observations from the Arctic Ocean 2018 expedition14
Prediction of the quasi‐biennial oscillation with a multi‐model ensemble of QBO‐resolving models14
Spatial and temporal variability in energy and water vapour fluxes observed at seven sites on the Indian subcontinent during 201714
On resolution sensitivity in the Community Atmosphere Model14
How an urban parameterization affects a high‐resolution global climate simulation14
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
Large‐eddy simulation of foehn–cold pool interactions in the Inn Valley during PIANO IOP 213
Climate variability and impacts on maize (Zea mays) yield in Ghana, West Africa13
Droplet size distributions in turbulent clouds: experimental evaluation of theoretical distributions13
Characteristics of convective precipitation over tropical Africa in storm‐resolving global simulations13
Prediction and precursors of Idai and 38 other tropical cyclones and storms in the Mozambique Channel13
Which precipitation forecasts to use? Deterministic versus coarser‐resolution ensemble NWP models13
Fog in heterogeneous environments: the relative importance of local and non‐local processes on radiative‐advective fog formation13
A physically based precipitation separation algorithm for convection‐permitting models over complex topography13
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
NowPrecip: localized precipitation nowcasting in the complex terrain of Switzerland12
Probabilistic high‐impact rainfall forecasts from landfalling tropical cyclones using Warn‐on‐Forecast system12
Spectrum calibration of the first hyperspectral infrared measurements from a geostationary platform: Method and preliminary assessment12
Assimilation of radar reflectivity volumes in a pre‐operational framework12
Air pollution in the Gobi Desert region: Analysis of dust‐storm events12
Convective organization and eastward propagating equatorial disturbances in a simple excitable system12
Resolved gravity waves in the tropical stratosphere: Impact of horizontal resolution and deep convection parametrization12
Linking rapid forecast error growth to diabatic processes12
A practical assimilation approach to extract smaller‐scale information from observations with spatially correlated errors: An idealized study12
Hailstorms in the Alpine region: Diurnal cycle, 4D‐characteristics, and the nowcasting potential of lightning properties12
Predictability of tropical rainfall and waves: Estimates from observational data11
Exploring the potential and limitations of weak‐constraint 4D‐Var11
Airmass analysis of the processes driving the progression of the Indian summer monsoon11
Reflectivity and velocity radar data assimilation for two flash flood events in central Italy: A comparison between 3D and 4D variational methods11
One‐dimensional maximum‐likelihood estimation for spaceborne precipitation radar data assimilation11
Radar‐based climatology of damaging hailstorms in Brisbane and Sydney, Australia11
Reducing the spin‐up of a regional NWP system without data assimilation11
An evaluation of operational and research weather forecasts for southern West Africa using observations from the DACCIWA field campaign in June–July 201611
Impact of the Aeolus Level‐2B horizontal line‐of‐sight winds in the Environment and Climate Change Canada global forecast system11
The equatorial stratospheric semiannual oscillation and time‐mean winds in QBOi models11
Towards a dry‐mass conserving hydrostatic global spectral dynamical core in a general moist atmosphere11
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
Following moist intrusions into the Arctic using SHEBA observations in a Lagrangian perspective11
The fractional energy balance equation11
Assessment of convection‐permitting versions of the Unified Model over the Lake Victoria basin region11
A well‐observed polar low analysed with a regional and a global weather‐prediction model11
On the daily cycle of mesoscale cloud organization in the winter trades11
Optimization and impact assessment of Aeolus HLOS wind assimilation in NOAA's global forecast system11
Analysis and design of covariance inflation methods using inflation functions. Part 1: Theoretical framework10
Supermodding – A special footprint operator for mesoscale data assimilation using scatterometer winds10
Dynamics and oceanic response of the Madeira tip‐jets10
Mesoscale precipitation systems and their role in the rapid development of a monsoon depression over the Bay of Bengal10
Influence of deepening and mesoscale organization of shallow convection on stratiform cloudiness in the downstream trades10
Role of moist and dry air advection in the development of Mediterranean tropical‐like cyclones (medicanes)10
Impact of model upgrades on diabatic processes in extratropical cyclones and downstream forecast evolution10
Jet latitude regimes and the predictability of the North Atlantic Oscillation10
Configuration and hindcast quality assessment of a Brazilian global sub‐seasonal prediction system10
A deep learning framework for lightning forecasting with multi‐source spatiotemporal data10
Can geostrophic adjustment of baroclinic disturbances in the tropical atmosphere explain MJO events?10
Understanding the post‐monsoon tropical cyclone variability and trend over the Bay of Bengal during the satellite era10
Operational assimilation of Aeolus winds in the Météo‐France global NWP model ARPEGE10
Modes of coastal precipitation over southwest India and their relationship with intraseasonal variability10
Background error statistics in the Tropics: Structures and impact in a convective‐scale numerical weather prediction system10
Large‐scale connection to deadly Indian heatwaves10
The influence of aggregation and statistical post‐processing on the subseasonal predictability of European temperatures10
Reconciling different methods of high‐latitude blocking detection9
Dynamics of sting‐jet storm Egon over continental Europe: Impact of surface properties and model resolution9
Influence of a spectral cumulus parametrization on simulating global tropical cyclone activity in an AGCM9
Combining distribution‐based neural networks to predict weather forecast probabilities9
Baroclinicity and directional shear explain departures from the logarithmic wind profile9
The intricacies of identifying equatorial waves9
Addressing the causes of large‐scale circulation error in the Met Office Unified Model9
More accuracy with less precision9
Mesoscale marine tropical precipitation varies independently from the spatial arrangement of its convective cells9
Local and non‐local controls on a persistent cold‐air pool in the Arve River Valley9
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
Observational analysis and simulations of a severe hailstorm in northeastern Italy9
The role of secondary cyclones and cyclone families for the North Atlantic storm track and clustering over western Europe9
Assimilation of atmospheric infrasound data to constrain tropospheric and stratospheric winds9
Major surface melting over the Ross Ice Shelf part I: Foehn effect9
Examination of all‐sky infrared radiance simulation of Himawari‐8 for global data assimilation and model verification9
Revised GNSS‐RO observation uncertainties in the Met Office NWP system9
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
Direct 4D‐Var assimilation of space‐borne cloud radar reflectivity and lidar backscatter. Part I: Observation operator and implementation8
Why does EnKF suffer from analysis overconfidence? An insight into exploiting the ever‐increasing volume of observations8
The clear‐sky downwelling long‐wave radiation at the surface in current and future climates8
The linearity of the El Niño teleconnection to the Amundsen Sea region8
The impact of Argo observations in a global weakly coupled ocean–atmosphere data assimilation and short‐range prediction system8
Observational evidence of the preferential occurrence of wind convergence over sea surface temperature fronts in the Mediterranean8
Exploring relationships between weather patterns and observed lightning activity for Britain and Ireland8
Relative impact of observations on a regional Arctic numerical weather prediction system8
An idealized numerical study of tropical cyclogenesis and evolution at the Equator8
Assimilating polarimetric radar data with an ensemble Kalman filter: OSSEs with a tornadic supercell storm simulated with a two‐moment microphysics scheme8
Quality control and bias adjustment of crowdsourced wind speed observations8
Assessing the impact of observations in a multi‐year reanalysis8
Wind‐Topo: Downscaling near‐surface wind fields to high‐resolution topography in highly complex terrain with deep learning8
Impact of the Madden–Julian Oscillation on extreme precipitation over the western Maritime Continent and Southeast Asia8
Heavy versus extreme rainfall events in southeast Australia8
How grid‐spacing and convection representation affected the wind speed forecasts of four polar lows8
Stratified rank histograms for ensemble forecast verification under serial dependence8
A localized weighted ensemble Kalman filter for high‐dimensional systems8
On the separation of upper and low‐level centres of tropical storm Kong‐Rey (2013) near Taiwan in association with asymmetric latent heating8
NWP calibration applied to Aeolus Mie channel winds8
Urban intensification of convective rainfall over the SingaporeJohor Bahru region8
Vertical diffusion and cloud scheme coupling to the Charney–Phillips vertical grid in GRAPES global forecast system8
Geostrophic drag law for conventionally neutral atmospheric boundary layers revisited8
Analog ensemble data assimilation and a method for constructing analogs with variational autoencoders8
A data assimilation algorithm for predicting rain8
Beyond skill scores: exploring sub‐seasonal forecast value through a case‐study of French month‐ahead energy prediction8
Monthly and zonally averaged zonal wind information in the equatorial stratosphere provided by GNSS radio occultation8
Spontaneous inertia‐gravity wave emission from a nonlinear critical layer in the stratosphere8
Multi‐resolution incremental 4D‐Var for WRF: Implementation and application at convective scale7
Estimating optimal localization for sampled background‐error covariances of hydrometeor variables7
Speed‐up of the Madeira tip jets in the ERA5 climate highlights the decadal variability of the Atlantic subtropics7
Features of atmospheric deep convection in northwestern South America obtained from infrared satellite data7
Probabilistic temperature forecasting with a heteroscedastic autoregressive ensemble postprocessing model7
Radar reflectivity assimilation using hourly cycling 4D‐Var in the Met Office Unified Model7
Perspective on aircraft in the stratosphere: 50 years from COMESA through the ozone hole to climate7
Model error covariance estimation in particle and ensemble Kalman filters using an online expectation–maximization algorithm7
Major surface melting over the Ross Ice Shelf part II: Surface energy balance7
Numerical prediction of tropical cyclogenesis part I: Evaluation of model performance7
An implementation of single‐precision fast spherical harmonic transform in Yin–He global spectral model7
Forecast bias correction through model integration: A dynamical wholesale approach7
Dynamical propagation and growth mechanisms for convectively coupled equatorial Kelvin waves over the Indian Ocean7
Baroclinic instability and large‐scale wave propagation in a planetary‐scale atmosphere7
A particle flow filter for high‐dimensional system applications7
The SPARC Quasi‐Biennial Oscillation initiative7
Numerical impacts on tracer transport: A proposed intercomparison test of Atmospheric General Circulation Models7
On the probabilistic skill of dual‐resolution ensemble forecasts7
Quantifying the circulation induced by convective clouds in kilometer‐scale simulations7
Multigrid preconditioners for the mixed finite element dynamical core of the LFRic atmospheric model7
Characterising extratropical near‐tropopause analysis humidity biases and their radiative effects on temperature forecasts7
Tropical water vapour in the lower stratosphere and its relationship to tropical/extratropical dynamical processes in ERA57
Nontraditional hypsometric equation7
On the sensitivity of deep‐convection initiation to horizontal grid resolution7
Changes in atmospheric latent energy transport into the Arctic: Planetary versus synoptic scales7
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
Variation in the Holton–Tan effect by longitude7
Assimilation of shipborne precipitable water vapour by Global Navigation Satellite Systems for extreme precipitation events7
Performance of the NCMRWF convection‐permitting model during contrasting monsoon phases of the 2016 INCOMPASS field campaign6
Coupled data assimilation at ECMWF: current status, challenges and future developments6
Two‐fluid single‐column modelling of Rayleigh–Bénard convection as a step towards multi‐fluid modelling of atmospheric convection6
A new stochastic ocean physics package and its application to hybrid‐covariance data assimilation6
Direct 4D‐Var assimilation of space‐borne cloud radar and lidar observations. Part II: Impact on analysis and subsequent forecast6
Effective buoyancy and CAPE: Some implications for tropical cyclones6
Evaluation of a roughness length parametrization accounting for wind–wave alignment in a coupled atmosphere–wave model6
Comparing wavelet and Fourier perspectives on the decomposition of meridional energy transport into synoptic and planetary components6
Distilling the mechanism for the Madden–Julian Oscillation into a simple translating structure6
Effects of terrain‐following vertical coordinates on simulation of stratus clouds in numerical weather prediction models6
The role of shallow convection in the momentum budget of the trades from large‐eddy‐simulation hindcasts6
The resistance law for stably stratified atmospheric planetary boundary layers6
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 Ar6
Regularized variational data assimilation for bias treatment using the Wasserstein metric6
A compatible finite‐element discretisation for the moist compressible Euler equations6
Stochastic parametrization: An alternative to inflation in ensemble Kalman filters6
Sub‐hourly resolution quality control of rain‐gauge data significantly improves regional sub‐daily return level estimates6
A conjugate BFGS method for accurate estimation of a posterior error covariance matrix in a linear inverse problem6
On the addition of microwave sounders and numerical weather prediction skill6
Enhanced parallelization of the incremental 4D‐Var data assimilation algorithm using the Randomized Incremental Optimal Technique6
Incorporating the North Atlantic Oscillation into the post‐processing of MOGREPS‐G wind speed forecasts6
Sensitivity of QBO teleconnection to model circulation biases6
Representation of the Scandinavia–Greenland pattern and its relationship with the polar vortex in S2S forecast models6
Towards a more “scale‐aware” orographic gravity wave drag parametrization: Description and initial testing6
Impact of season, cloud cover, and air pollution on different spectral regions of ultraviolet and visible incident solar radiation at the surface6
Observations and high‐resolution simulations of convective precipitation organization over the tropical Atlantic6
Assessing the quality of novel Aeolus winds for NWP applications at NCMRWF6
TRAIL part 2: A comprehensive assessment of ice particle fall speed parametrisations6
Improvements in tropical precipitation and sea surface air temperature fields in a coupled atmosphere–ocean data assimilation system6
Forcing of the Martian polar annulus by Hadley cell transport and latent heating6