African meteorologists prepare for next-generation weather satellite data
About 150 meteorologists and scientists from 54 African nations are gathering in Tanzania from today until Friday to prepare for the exploitation of data from Europe’s next-generation satellite systems, to ensure their communities get maximum benefit from these new capabilities.
Meteosat 0° Multi-Sensor Precipitation Estimate (MPE) product discontinued
Meteosat 0° MPE product discontinued on 10 July 2019 and replaced with the P-IN-SEVIRI (PR-OBS-3B) product from the H SAF.
New version of MSG Evapotranspiration product coming soon
Enhanced MSG Evapotranspiration product from LSA SAF distributed on EUMETCast from 20 Feb 2019.
11th EUMETSAT African Forum to prepare African users for future Meteosat data usage
The 11th EUMETSAT User Forum in Africa takes place in Benoni, South Africa, on 8-12 September 2014, hosted by the South African Weather Service.
Trial dissemination of data from the MSG-3 satellite begins
EUMETSAT has started trial dissemination of MSG-3 image data and meteorological products to national meteorological services in the organisation’s Member and Cooperating States and to the European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECMWF).