La Estación Quinta Normal, ubicada en dependencias de la Dirección Meteorológica de CHILE (DMC) en Santiago fue reconocida por la Organización Meteorología Mundial (OMM), como una Estación de Observación Centenaria, por su ininterrumpido aporte en la observación meteorológica, registro histórico y porque siempre ha conservado su emplazamiento original.
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 17 January 2018 – Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE and Minister of Presidential Affairs, the awardees of the Third Cycle of the UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science were announced and honored at an exclusive ceremony held as part of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2018.
JMA has launched its new international HimawariRequest service, which allows National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHSs) to request Target Area observation conducted by Himawari-8/9 every 2.5 minutes.
In a clear sign of continuing long-term climate change caused by increasing atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse gases, 2015, 2016 and 2017 have been confirmed as the three warmest years on record. 2016 still holds the global record, whilst 2017 was the warmest year without an El Niño, which can boost global annual temperatures.
Climandes aims to develop user-tailored climate services and improve science-based decision making in the Andean region. MeteoSwiss and SENAMHI initiated the Climandes project in 2012 with the financial support of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and under the umbrella of the WMO-led Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS). For us, this is the time of the year to look back at what we have achieved over the last few months and team up for the future activities of the Climandes project. Curious? Please find our latest Climandes Newsletter.
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The Third Pacific Meteorological Council opened in the Kingdom of Tonga today bringing together over 1