Tutorials (Videos)

About The Tutorial Videos

These video tutorials require the Macromedia Flash player in order to run. If the Flash plugin isn't already part of your browser, you can download it from here.

Most of the videos are reasonably small (around 2-3 Mb in size) and run a few minutes long.

Quick Overview Videos

 

 

How To Launch Software

 

 

WRF Portal Tutorials

These Flash tutorials demonstrate how to use WRF Portal.

6) Download Jan 2000 test data, and run real and wrf
Note: if you get the fatal error "not enough info for a p sfc computation", add the following flag to the "domains" section of namelist.input:
sfcp_to_sfcp = .true.
Note: if you get a seg fault fatal error from wrf.exe, try running "ulimit -s unlimited" from a startup script and then re-running WRF.
7) Run WRF Portal "locally" on a remote machine using X forwarding
You might do this if WRF Portal's built-in SSH support doesn't work with the token card security of the computer that WRF is installed on.

 

WRF Domain Wizard Tutorials

These Flash tutorials demonstrate how to use WRF Domain Wizard.

>>NEW VIDEO>> Domain Wizard 2.00 In A Nutshell (installing, configuring, creating domain, running WPS, visualizing NetCDF output)
8) Run WRF Domain Wizard "locally" on a remote machine using X forwarding
You might do this if WRF Domain Wizard's built-in SSH support doesn't work with the token card security of the computer that WPS is installed on.