Foreword


This document is intended to serve as a handy reference for new users in building and running the WRF and WPS on the RAIJIN cluster at NCI without the need of making site-specific modifications to WRF and WPS.
This document is only valid for version 4.0.2 of WRF and later. Please refer to the older version pages for other instructions.

Source Code


The source code ported to Raijin can be found both under /projects/WRF/WRFV_4.0.2 and on Github: https://github.com/coecms/WRF

Clone the WRF Github repository (using HTTPS or SSH protocol depending on your setup) to your own space under /short:
cd /short/$PROJECT/$USER/
git clone -b V4.0.2 https://github.com/coecms/WRF.git
or
cd /short/$PROJECT/$USER/
git clone -b V4.0.2 git@github.com:coecms/WRF.git

Building WRF (ARW)


The building instructions are the same as for WRF V3.9. Please refer to the wiki page for WRF v3.9 or to the github repository .

Tests


We tested v4.0.2 with the default case from the WRF tutorial. The output can be found in /projects/WRF/data/KGO/4.0.2