Forecast Verification: A Practitioner's Guide in Atmospheric Science
Ian T. Jolliffe, David B. Stephenson
Wiley, Aug 1, 2003 - Science - 254 pages
This handy reference introduces the subject of forecast verification and provides a review of the basic concepts, discussing different types of data that may be forecast.
Each chapter covers a different type of predicted quantity (predictand), then looks at some of the relationships between economic value and skill scores, before moving on to review the key concepts and summarise aspects of forecast verification that receive the most attention in other disciplines.
The book concludes with a discussion on the most important topics in the field that are the subject of current research or that would benefit from future research.