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NOAA UFS-METPlus hackathon -- registration deadline extended

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Registration deadline has been extended to 22 April 2022!

Unified Forecast System – METplus Hackathon
05/02 – 06/29
Virtual on Amazon Cloud

Graduate students are invited to form hackathon teams with the purpose of using the Model Evaluation Tools (METplus) verification system ( for mining the Unified Forecast System (UFS) subseasonal-to-seasonal (S2S) experimental products (

Participation is limited to 10 teams. The top two teams will be awarded the following prizes:
  • 1st place: Summer fellowship at DTC (Boulder) or NCEP’s EMC
  • 2nd place: HPC hours to run the UFS model on a cloud platform under the guidance of an EPIC mentor
For details and registration see the attached flyer and visit the UFS-METplus hackathon website:

Thank you,
Cristiana Stan on behalf of the organizing committee

Cristiana Stan
Associate Chair
Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Earth Sciences
Research Hall | Room: 267
George Mason University
4400 University Drive | MSN: 6C5
Fairfax | VA 22030
(703) 993-5391 |


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