A stochastic multicloud convective parameterization in the NCEP Climate Forecast System (CFSv2) : implementation and calibration.

Bidyut Bikash Goswami1, Boualem Khouider2, R Phani Murali Krishna3, Parthasarathi Mukhopadhyay3 and Andrew Majda4, (1)New York University Abu Dhabi, Centre for Prototype Climate Modelling, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, (2)University of Victoria, Mathematics and Statistics, Victoria, BC, Canada, (3)Indian Institute of Tropical Meteorology, Pune, India, (4)Courant Institute-NYU, New York, NY, United States