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Simulated images - Infrared channel and total precipitation

Base Time: Sun 03 Jul 2022 00 UTC T+24 Valid time: Mon 04 Jul 2022 00 UTC (T+24)

Simulated Forecast image products are generated from the model forecast fields using the same radiative transfer algorithm (RTTOV) as in the ECMWF operational data assimilation. The forecast brightness temperature is used to produce pictures equivalent to the infra-red images available from geostationary satellites.

Precipitation which includes all precipitation types (rain, snow etc.) is represented using colour shades and has units of mm of rainfall equivalent.

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Radio Frequency Interference: an NWP perspective on the RFI 2022 workshop

Radio frequency interference poses serious risks to numerical weather prediction and other fields. Stephen English takes us through the key issues discussed at the RFI 2022 workshop on monitoring, mitigation, and management.

14 March 2022

NEWS

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European State of the Climate 2021 shows a year of contrasts

Europe experienced its warmest summer on record, and one of the most intense fire seasons in 30 years, according to the European State of the Climate 2021, published by the Copernicus Climate Change Service, implemented by ECMWF and funded by the European Union.

22 April 2022
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Spring 2022 Newsletter published

The spring 2022 issue of the ECMWF Newsletter is now available. As well as news about ECMWF staff and events, it features articles about new developments and the use that can be made of ECMWF products.

13 April 2022
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25 January 2022

Even more #OpenData now available!
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More details from ECMWF makes wide range of data openly available

 

 

 

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