Category: Weather

The latest news about the science of weather and forecasting.

The year in pictures: 2017

We had a look back at all of the images taken in 2017 to see which ones had the most views on our Flickr account. Here are the results (for more information, just click on each image): These composite images...

/ 24 January 2018

RV Polarstern, 19 April 2017

Meteorological measurements and observations at sea - a challenge by Volker Heil, DWD

/ 18 April 2017

RV Polarstern, 13 April 2017

Forecasting waves and wave height

/ 13 April 2017

RV Polarstern – squalls in the tropical South Atlantic, 07 April 2017

The RV Polarstern passed the Inner-Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), an important part of the global circulation.

/ 7 April 2017

Where old satellites go to die

Meteosat-7, EUMETSAT’s oldest operational meteorological satellite, tomorrow begins its final journey to the great graveyard orbit in the sky.

/ 2 April 2017

RV Polarstern, tropical South Atlantic, 31 March 2017

RV Polarstern moves into the tropics

/ 31 March 2017

RV Polarstern, just passed Tropic of Capricorn, 29 March 2017

Oliver talks about the Polarstern's experience in tropical waters

/ 30 March 2017