WRF v4.1.3 installation

Foreword

This document is intended to serve as a handy reference for new users in building and running the WRF and WPS on the Gadi cluster at NCI without the need of making site-specific modifications to WRF and WPS.

This document is only valid for version 4.1.3 of WRF. Please refer to the other version pages for other instructions.

Source code

The source code ported to Gadi can be found on Github

For installation and compilation, please follow the instructions in the README on the home page on Github for the V4.1.3 branch.

How to run

Please refer to this page

Tests

We tested v4.1.3 with the default case from the WRF tutorial. The output can be found in /g/data/sx70/data/KGO/4.1.3

Some tests are underway to run with ERA-Interim boundary conditions using wps-era