WRF-Hydro 5.1.1-foss-2020b

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WRF-Hydro, an open-source community model, is used for a range of projects, including flash flood prediction, regional hydroclimate impacts assessment, seasonal forecasting of water resources, and land-atmosphere coupling studies.

Accessing WRF-Hydro 5.1.1-foss-2020b

To load the module for WRF-Hydro 5.1.1-foss-2020b please use this command on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEARCloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs):

module load WRF-Hydro/5.1.1-foss-2020b

BEAR Apps Version




The listed architectures consist of two part: OS-CPU.

  • BlueBEAR: The OS used on BlueBEAR is represented by EL and there are several different processor (CPU) types available on BlueBEAR. More information about the processor types on BlueBEAR is available on the BlueBEAR Job Submission page.
  • BEAR and CaStLeS Cloud VMs: These VMs can have one of two OSes. Those with access to a BEAR Cloud or CaStLeS VM should check that the listed architectures for an application include the OS of VM being used. The VMs, irrespective of OS, will use the haswell CPU type.

WRF-Hydro Compile Options

This version of WRF-Hydro was compiled with the following environment variables:


More Information

For more information visit the WRF-Hydro website.


This version of WRF-Hydro has a direct dependency on: foss/2020b netCDF/4.7.4-gompi-2020b netCDF-Fortran/4.5.3-gompi-2020b

Other Versions

These versions of WRF-Hydro are available on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEARCloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs). These will be retained in accordance with our Applications Support and Retention Policy.

Version BEAR Apps Version
5.1.1-foss-2020b-v1 2020b

Last modified on 27th September 2021