Impact of GSI analysis on forecasts of Typhoon Meranti (2016) in HWRF

Masahiro Sawada1,2, Zaizhong Ma2, Banglin Zhang2, Avichal Mehra2, Vijay Tallapragada2, Ryo Oyama1 and Kazuki Shimoji3, (1)Meteorological Research Institute, Ibaraki, Japan, (2)National Centers For Environmental Prediction-Environmental Modeling Center, College Park, MD, United States, (3)Meteorological Satellite Center, Tokyo, Japan