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Energy budget problem in NOAHMP GLACIER

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Dear colleagues,

when running wrf.exe (ver. WRF V4.2.1) forced with 20CRv3 reanalysis data for the period 1882-08-16 - 1882-12-03 after successfully running the model for nearly two months of that period, I suddenly get a model crash with the following error message:

d01 1882-10-08_21:00:00 Input data is acceptable to use:
ERRENG = 1.46484375E-02
105 61 0.0000 358.565255545.6016**********-5760.6357
-------------- FATAL CALLED ---------------
Energy budget problem in NOAHMP GLACIER

To me it looks like the surface energy budget has a problem. I have studied the source code of and it is unfortunately not clear to me where the error stems from (faulty input data / model numerics) and how to overcome it.

Any suggestions are very much appreciated.

I attached my namelist.input, the rsl.error.out, and domain setup.
Thank you and greetings,


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This topic has been moved to the WRF Physics section of the forum, as this error is specifically related to the NoahMP physics scheme. Someone will respond to your inquiry soon.