This is JAMSTEC YMC Page.

BMKG YMC Page is [here].

What's New

2018.12.03
China-Australia Joint Research Cruise successfully deployed Bailong Buoy and Argo Floats. Congratulations!
See more details from [here]
2018.11.27
AOGS 2019 Abstract Submission is now available.
OS11: Ocean Circulation and Air-sea Interaction Over the Maritime Continent and Surrounding Waters
AS28: Theory, Observations and Modeling of Maritime Continent Weather and Climate
2018.10.26
Note. Meeting page has been updated telling call for papers to EGU2019 and US CLIVAR workshop.
2018.10.15
PISTON R/V Thompson cruise successfully finished. Congratulations!
2018.09.18
AMOS-ICTMO 2019 Abstract Submission has opened. Deadline is November 18. YMC session can be found at "Theme 07. ICTMO - 31. Maritime Continent earth system science and the Years of the Maritime Continent".
2018.08.24
Meeting info is updated. The 4th Xiamen Symposium on Marine Environmental Sciences - The abstract deadline is Aug. 31 extended to Sept. 14.
2018.08.04
PISTON and SCSTIMX boreal summer campaigns will soon start. Forecast products are available from both sites.
2018.07.13
YMC-BSM 2018 page is now available.
2018.06.21
AGU Fall meeting Abstract Submission is now available. Don't miss session A067: Local Processes and Global Impact of the Indo-Pacific Maritime Continent!
2018.05.19
Meetings Page has been updated to note; YMC 4th International Workshop, AGU Fall Meeting, and AMS 99th Annual Meeting.
2018.03.07
Activities of YMC, PISTON, and CAMP2Ex were introduced at the 15th UP/IESM Anniversary Lecture Series on March 1.
2018.02.24
The first Call for Papers on International Conference on Tropical Meteorology and Atmospheric Sciences (ICTMAS) in Bandung has been released.
2018.01.16
YMC-Sumatra 2017 Field Campaign has been successfully ended.
2017.11.20
Send-off ceremony onboard the R/V MIRAI was held at Singapore Cruise Centre on Nov 19.
2017.11.16
YMC-Sumatra 2017 Campaign has been started.
2017.11.09
NICAM forecast run has been started for YMC-Sumatra 2017 Campaign.
2017.09.22
NICAM forecast is now available for research purposes only.
2017.09.22
Real-time monitoring of ISO is now available from this page.
2017.09.22
Implementation Plan (1st version) is now available [pdf].
2017.09.15
Numerical products offered by ARCCSS and University of Melbourne are now linked from Data page.
2017.08.09
Note. Due to maintenance, YMC web site will not be available during Aug 11-15.
2017.07.21
YMC in Indonesia Launch Meeting was held at the BMKG in Jakarta on July 17, 2017.
2017.07.01
Start of YMC campaign period
2017.04.05
YMC 3rd Workshop page has been updated. A brief sumamry can be found.
2017.03.11
CLIVAR has endorsed the YMC! See Special Notes.
2016.12.10
Several obsevational plans are introduced at the Campaigns page.
2016.12.01
Note. Due to maintenance, YMC web site will not be available during Dec 3-4.
2016.11.15
YMC activity is introduced at the WWRP/Working Group on Tropical Meteorology Research web site.
2016.08.12
YMC Mailing List has just been opened. To join, please contact to .
2016.06.20
Support letter from WGNE has arrived! See Special Notes.
2016.06.08
A special session on the YMC will be held at the Japan Meteorological Society Fall Meeting, at Nagoya, Oct 26-28. Abstract submission deadline is July 5, 2016.
2016.04.22
Support letter from S2S has arrived! See Special Notes.
2016.04.01
YMC SSC meeting will be held during the coming Singapore WS.
2016.02.11
Note. Due to maintenance, YMC web site will not be available during Feb 12-14 and 19-21.
2016.01.29
Have you noticed? We put a list of must-see papers prior to the campaign at the Publications page.
2015.12.30
A summary of 2nd International Science and Planning Workshop in Jakarta is now available.
2015.12.25
Pre-YMC in Sumatra 2015 has been completed.
2015.11.11
The observation campaign Pre-YMC 2015 website is now available! Please check out "Campaigns" page.
2015.11.09
YMC is endorsed by WMO/WWRP/WGTMR. See "Special Notes" below or "Members Only" pages for more details.
2015.09.09
Provisional agenda of 2nd International Science and Planning Workshop in Jakarta is now available.
2015.08.09
Check Publications page. We put recent relevant papers which help designing the coming campaign. Update will be made constantly hereafter.
2015.05.27-29
US YMC Workshop at NCAR/EOL in Boulder [Summary]
2015.05.15
JAMSTEC YMC Page is launched.
2015.03.30
Japanese group science meeting in Kyoto
2015.01.28-30
First International Science and Planning Workshop on YMC at CCRS/MSS in Singapore
2014.12.15-19
MC Session at AGU Fall Meeting
2014.09.05
YMC Kick-off Meeting in Jakarta, Indonesia
2014.09.02-04
7SEAS Workshop in Citeko, Indonesia
2014.08.16-21
YMC Initial Plan was introduced at the World Weather Open Science Conference in Montreal. Presentation file is available [pdf (12.63MB)].
2014.07.14-18
YMC Initial Plan was introduced at Pan-CLIVAR/Pan-GEWEX Meetings in Den Haag
2013.07.08-12
YMC Plan was first discussed at DACA-13 in Davos

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What is YMC?

  YMC is a 2-year (2017-2019) campaign. Through international collaboration and coordination, integrating observation and modeling, bridging research and operation, and outreach and capacity building, YMC is expected to advance to an unprecedented level our understanding and prediction of the MC weather-climate systems for socioeconomic benefit both locally and globally.
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