Category: Weather

The latest news about the science of weather and forecasting.

A celestial pas de trois

The Flight Operations teams at EUMETSAT’s Darmstadt headquarters are carrying out an intricate, nearly two-month-long process to reposition three of Europe’s crucial Meteosat meteorological satellites.

/ 1 February 2018

The year in pictures: 2017

A round-up of some of the last year's images from space.

/ 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