REPORTS

IPWG report on space radar applications
The report aims at illustrating different applications of cloud and precipitation radar observations that have been fostered by exchanges within the IPWG community
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The Joint IPWG/GEWEX Precipitation Assessment

A joint project of the
World Climate Research Programme - Global Energy and Water Exchanges project
and of the
Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellites - International Precipitation Working Group

CGMS High Level Priority Plan 2018-2022
Report Prepared by the CGMS Secretariat following CGMS-46 deliberations

GEO User Surveys and GEOSS Water Strategy
GEO, 2012: GEO Task US-09-01a: Critical Earth Observations Priorities; Water Societal Benefit Area. Final Report (Second Ed.), L. Friedl (task lead), GEO, 82 pp
GEO, 2014: GEO Task US-09-01a: Critical Earth Observation Priorities; Precipitation Data Characteristics and User Types. L. Friedl (task lead), GEO, 60 pp.
GEOSS, 2013: The GEOSS Water Strategy: From Observations to Decisions. R. Lawrence (Ed.), JAXA (Pub.), 276 pp

7th IPWG Workshop, Tsukuba. Working Group Reports
Applications WG Report
Research Activity WG Report
Validation WG Report
Data Assimilation WG Report
New Technology WG Report

6th IPWG Workshop, São José dos Campos. Working Group Reports
Applications WG Report
Research and New Technologies WG Report
Validation WG Report
Recommendations to CGMS

5th IPWG Workshop, Hamburg. Working Group Reports (extracted from the proceedings)
Applications WG Report
Research and New Technologies WG Report
Validation WG Report

4th IPWG Workshop, Beijing. Working Group Reports
Applications WG Report
New Technologies WG Report
Research WG Report
Validation WG Report

Assessment of Global Precipitation Products A Project of the Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (GEWEX) Radiation Panel GEWEX, World Climate Research Program, WMO
Report The Report was prepared as a joint effort of GEWEX GRP and IPWG. Lead authors are Arnold Gruber and Vincenzo Levizzani

3rd IPWG Workshop, Melbourne. Working Group Reports
Applications WG Report
Research WG Report
Validation WG Report

Report on the IPWG/GPM/GRP Workshop on Global Microwave Modeling and Retrieval of Snowfall, October 11-13, 2005, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
Report Edited by Ralf Bennartz and Ralph Ferraro

Report for the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society on the 2nd IPWG Workshop, October 25-28, 2004, NRL, Monterey, CA
BAMS article Edited by Peter Bauer and Joe Turk

Climate monitoring principles and requirements
Report Prepared by Phil Arkin

Requirements of IPWG for MW/sub-mm frequencies protection
Report Prepared by Bizzarro Bizzarri

1st IPWG Workshop, Instituto Nacional de Meteorologia, Madrid, Spain, 23-27 September, 2002
Working Groups Reports