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Table 1 Simulation performance for forecasting TC genesis

From: Outcomes and challenges of global high-resolution non-hydrostatic atmospheric simulations using the K computer

  Malou Meranti Rananim Malakas Megi Chaba Aere Songda
Central pressure (hPa) 996 960 950 990 970 910 955 925
Lifetime (days) 0.875 4.75 4.5 2.75 4.125 11.75 6.25 11
Week 1 0 100 75 43 86 71 71 86
Week 2 N/A N/A N/A N/A 80 43 57 57
Week 3 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 29
  1. Each of the eight TCs occurring in August 2004 is listed with their observed central pressure and lifetime, and the simulation’s hitting ratio (%) in weeks 1, 2, and 3. Adapted from Table 1 of Nakano et al. (2015).