PRIMET AGM 2017 Minutes

PRIMET @ EMS 2017 and AGM Minutes

PRIMET had a significant presence at EMS 2017. The event was used as the venue for the AGM and ECOMET meeting and we co-convened a Conference session with ECOMET. We also took a small exhibition space in order to make PRIMET more visible in front of a large international audience. From both the formal meetings Read More

PRIMET AGM 2017 Minutes

Earth Day: 22 April – Collective Global Climate Statement

An international coalition of 33 meteorological and climate societies and institutions have released a Collective Global Climate Statement to coincide with Earth Day on 22nd April, which this year is focused on environmental and climate literacy. The Statement was initiated and coordinated by the Royal Meteorological Society. The full Statement can be found here >> The Statement acknowledges Read More

PRIMET AGM 2017 Minutes

Highlights from ECMWF Workshop

ECMWF has posted the highlights of the recent Workshop on improving the socio-economic impact of NWP data. The first paragraph is particularly interesting: “A forecast has no value until it is understood and changes behaviour. The socio-economic value of open data has been measured in studies by the European Commission, but is generally lacking for NWP. Read More