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GIRAFE is a software which provides forecasts of plumes trajectories. Trajectories are calculated using lagrangian model FLEXPART and ECMWF meteorological fields.
At the moment two versions of GIRAFE exists :
To find online data, click on the campaign that you want in "Archive", and choose the day of simulation. The you will be able to see the results of the simulation.
The software was first developped by AKKA Technologies SII (Toulouse) for AMMA campaign (2006). Then, it was used by LACY and LPC2E. The first logo was :
In 2011, a lot of modifications where made, principaly due to ECMWF archiving modifications. In 2012, SEDOO continued the developpements and updates of GIRAFE, to be able to predict trajectories for TRAQA and SAMBBA campaigns, in summer 2012. The new logo was choosen :
For now, GIRAFE is developped by SEDOO, the data service of Observatoire Midi-Pyrénées.
|Project GIRAFE © 2012 ETHER|