ECMWF Newsletter

  • Featuring
    • Global reanalysis: goodbye ERA-Interim, hello ERA5
    • The use of Sentinel-5P air quality data by CAMS
    • The varied uses of OpenIFS
    • The ECMWF Production Data Store
  • Featuring
    • A new product to flag up the risk of cold spells in Europe weeks ahead
    • Continuous data assimilation for the IFS
    • A 50-member Ensemble of Data Assimilations
    • A nonhydrostatic finite-volume option for the IFS
    • The new CAMS global reanalysis of atmospheric composition
  • Featuring
    • Forecasting the 2018 European heatwave
    • Roberto Buizza talks about probabilistic forecasting and life after ECMWF
    • Addressing biases in near-surface forecasts
    • Progress in using single precision in the IFS
    • Major upgrade for European flood forecasts
  • Featuring
    • IFS upgrade brings more seamless coupled forecasts
    • Dynamic sea ice in the IFS
    • Indian Ocean winds: changes and challenges
    • Using ECMWF’s new ensemble vertical profiles
    • Using NWP ensembles in nuclear test verification
  • Featuring
    • Promising results for lightning predictions
    • Improved use of atmospheric in situ data
    • A new radiation scheme for the IFS
    • CERA-SAT: A coupled satellite-era reanalysis
  • Featuring
    • New products for precipitation type probabilities
    • ECMWF's new long-range forecasting system SEAS5
    • Why warm conveyor belts matter in NWP
    • Ocean coupling in tropical cyclone forecasts
    • Using EC-Earth for climate prediction research
  • Featuring
    • 25 years of ensemble forecasting at ECMWF
    • New point-rainfall forecasts for flash flood prediction
    • Assimilating satellite data along a slanted path
    • How to evolve global observing systems
    • RMDCN upgrade nears completion
  • Featuring
    • IFS Cycle 43r3 brings model and assimilation updates
    • Monitoring thin sea ice in the Arctic
    • Assessing the impact of observations using observation-minus-forecast residuals
    • Calibrating forecasts of heavy precipitation in river catchments
    • The new ECMWF interpolation package MIR
  • Featuring
    • The 2015/2016 El Niño and beyond
    • Climate service develops user-friendly data store
    • Reanalysis sheds light on 1916 avalanche disaster
  • Featuring
    • New IFS cycle brings sea-ice coupling and higher ocean resolution
    • Impact of orographic drag on forecast skill
    • CERA-20C: An Earth system approach to climate reanalysis
    • Twenty-one years of wave forecast verification
  • Featuring

     

    • The use of radar altimeter products at ECMWF
    • Joint project trials new way to exploit satellite retrievals
    • Global radiosonde network under pressure
    • Use of forecast departures in verification against observations

     

  • Featuring
    • Single-precision IFS
    • Hungary's use of ECMWF ensemble boundary conditions
    • 'L'alluvione di Firenze del 1966': an ensemble-based re-forecasting study
    • What conditions led to the Draupner freak wave?
  • Featuring
    • New model cycle brings higher resolution
    • Use of high-density observations in precipitation verification
    • Diagnosing model performance in the tropics
    • NWP-driven fire danger forecasting for Copernicus