Autumn 2019 Newsletter published

24 October 2019

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The autumn 2019 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.

Contents include:

  • This year's European heatwaves
  • Recent progress in all-sky radiance assimilation
  • Use of ERA5 reanalysis to initialise re-forecasts proves beneficial
  • Use of super-site observations to evaluate near-surface temperature forecasts
  • WEkEO DIAS moves towards operational release

A PDF version and a web version of the Newsletter are available.

The ECMWF Newsletter is published quarterly.

Previous issues are available on the Newsletter publications page.