Many people from the Canadian Meteorological Centre and the Meteorological Research Branch contributed to the recent operational implementation at the CMC of the GEM model, including many who also contributed to the development phase. The authors are grateful to the staff of CMC’s Implementation and Operational Services Division for implementing the model in a parallel evaluation run and then operationally, and to the CMC operational meteorologists for their contributions to the evaluation of the new model’s meteorological performance.
Among those not already mentioned at the end of Part I, particular thanks are due to Michel Baltazar, Bernard Bilodeau, Normand Brunet, Gérard Croteau, Louise Faust, Michel Grenier, Patrick Hertel, Richard Hogue, André Plante, and Richard Verret for the technical support they afforded during the project’s operational phase.
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