The Apache Open Climate Workbench team is pleased to announce the 1.2.0 release! This release addresses over 50 issues, bugs, and improvements. For a full breakdown of the work packaged into this release please see the release report. In particular, OCW packaging has been improved significantly. Users can now use OCW via our Conda Package. we also provide a Pypi package for those using PIP. Download. We urge all users to upgrade to this version immediately. Please let us know how you are using OCW over on the community mailing lists. Finally, please see our 1.3.0 Roadmap for an idea of the next line of development.
What is OCW?
OCW is an effort to develop software that performs climate model evaluation using model outputs from a variety of different sources the Earth System Grid Federation, the Coordinated Regional Climate Downscaling Experiment, the U.S. National Climate Assessment and the North American Regional Climate Change Assessment Program and temporal/spatial scales with remote sensing data from NASA, NOAA and other agencies. The Python toolkit includes capabilities for rebinning, metrics computation and visualization.
The OCW DOAP can be viewed at 
Source code for this release can be obtained from our downloads page .
(On behalf of the OCW Project Management Committee)
 https://github.com/apache/climate/blob/ ... LIMATE.rdf