News & Features
Survey on EUMETSAT's DCS Web Service
Gathering feedback on our Data Collection Service (DCS) Web Service
Changes to the GRIB format of some Meteosat Meteorological Products
GRIB format of three Meteosat Meteorological Products updated on 29 July 2020.
Discontinuation of a sub-set of Meteosat SEVIRI Level 2 products
Five SEVIRI Level 2 products are planned to be discontinued in October 2020.
Upcoming Meteosat-11 and Meteosat-9 SEVIRI decontaminations
Meteosat-11 and Meteosat-9 SEVIRI decontaminations are planned for early 2020.
Delay to update of Meteosat Active Fire Monitoring (FIR) product
Changes to the Meteosat Active Fire Monitoring (FIR) product are now due to take place in August (previously end of July).
New geostationary meteorological products for nowcasting applications on EUMETCast soon
Rapidly Developing Thunderstorms and Convective Rain Rate products will be available on EUMETCast Africa from 18 June.
Discontinuation of the Meteosat 0° Multi-Sensor Precipitation Estimate (MPE) product
Meteosat 0° MPE product discontinued on 10 July 2019 and replaced with the P-IN-SEVIRI (PR-OBS-3B) product from the H SAF.
Abidjan Declaration on transition to MTG adopted at ministerial level
The 4th Session of the African Ministerial Conference on Meteorology (AMCOMET) took place this week in Cairo, Egypt. Yesterday, ministers endorsed the Abidjan Declaration in support of the new generation of meteorological satellite products.
Meteosat service changes
Between January and April 2018 there were several changes in the constellation of Meteosat satellites.
New version of the MSG Evapotranspiration product from LSA SAF available soon
Enhanced MSG Evapotranspiration product from LSA SAF distributed on EUMETCast from 20 Feb 2019.