COSMOCurrently selected. COSMO is the high resolution regional forecast model of DWD. It covers Central Europe with a resolution of 2.8 km and is run 8 times a day (0,3,6,9,12,15,18,21 UTC). Forecast period is 27 h.
HIRLAMThe selected time, variable and region is available for this model. HIRLAM is a regional model used by many weather services. WZ offers the Dutch (KNMI) and Finnish (FMI) version. It covers Europe with 10 km resolution and is calculated 4 times per day with 48 h forecasts.
ICONThe selected time, variable and region is available for this model. ICON is the global weather forecast of the German weather service (DWD) with a grid spacing of approx. 13 km globally (Europe nest: 6 km). Model output is available up to 180 hours ahead for the 0Z and 12Z runs, and up to 120 hours for the 6Z and 18Z runs.
WRFThe selected time, variable and region is available for this model. WRF (Weather Research and Forecasting model) is a freely available weather forecast model. WRF version 3.9 is run on the WZ servers and offers 4 forecasts per day up to 72 hours. It is currently run with a horizontal grid spacing of 5 km and uses the WRF single-moment 3 class microphysics scheme, the YSU PBL scheme and the Dudhia radiation scheme.