The TERRA_URB urban canopy scheme within the COSMO(-CLM) model is able to ingest LCZ urban canopy information. The tool has been tested over Moscow (see citation below) and is available here.

For complementary information or questions please contact matthias.demuzere@rub.de.

When using this code, please cite:

Varentsov, M., Samsonov, T., & Demuzere, M. (2020). Impact of Urban Canopy Parameters on a Megacity’s Modelled Thermal Environment. Atmosphere, 11(12), 1349. https://doi.org/10.3390/atmos11121349.