Table 1: Four forecast sets with 30 hours’ forecast time and 2 km horizontal resolution used in the study. Each forecast is overlapped with 6 hours.

Forecast periodFirst forecast2011/09/01 03:00–09/02 09:00 JST
Second forecast2011/09/02 03:00–09/03 09:00 JST
Third forecast2011/09/03 03:00–09/04 09:00 JST
Fourth forecast2011/09/04 03:00–09/05 09:00 JST