Meteorology and Atmospheric Physics

, Volume 40, Issue 4, pp 170–180 | Cite as

An operational model of objective frontal analysis based on ECMWF products

  • F. Huber-Pock
  • Ch. Kress


Since early experiments by Renard and Clarke in 1965 there has been until now no essential progress in numerical frontal analysis. To overcome the frequent lack of agreement of frontal analysis between different analysts and weather bureau centers an objective frontal analysis model seems to be necessary. Therefore an attempt will be made to develop an algorithm to analyse fronts in relation to their location, type and activity by a numerical method.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • F. Huber-Pock
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ch. Kress
    • 2
  1. 1.Institute for Meteorology and GeophysicsUniversity ViennaWienAustria
  2. 2.Central Institute for Meteorology and GeodynamicsWienAustria

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