Access to real-time open data

ECMWF services for the WIS (WMO Information System)

ECMWF makes available some of its products via the WIS (more information on WMO website). The main dissemination routes are ECMWF's DCPC and the GISCs of the WIS, EUMETSAT's  EUMETCast service and the GTS (Global Telecommunication System).

Data formats available are GRIB Edition 2 on a 0.5° x 0.5° lat/lon grid,  BUFR (Tropical Cyclones)  and graphical products.

The data can be downloaded from ECMWF's DCPC FTP server - links are provided on the product pages.