News & Features
New Met Office 4 km Tropical Africa model data on EUMETCast soon
New Met Office 4 km Tropical Africa model (TA4) data available from 24 September 2020.
Met Office East Africa 4 km model to be retired
Met Office East Africa 4 km model data discontinued 17 September 2019.
New Disaster Charter products now available on EUMETCast
New International Charter Space & Major Disasters Value Added Products available on EUMETCast Europe and Africa and Terrestrial.
New suite of NOAA-NCEP forecast products for Africa available soon
New NOAA-NCEP forecast products for Africa distributed on EUMETCast from 21 Feb 2019.
Current GOES-15 data service to end and new GOES-15 data in netCDF to be available soon
GOES-15 data in LRIT format replaced with netCDF format in 17 December 2018.
EUMETSAT and China National Space Administration sign framework agreement
Today, Alain Ratier, Director-General of EUMETSAT and Wu Yanhua, Vice Administrator of the China National Space Administration (CNSA) signed an agreement that provides the policy framework for the continuation and expansion of EUMETSAT’s cooperation with China on monitoring the atmosphere, oceans and climate from space.
EUMETSAT hosts 44th CGMS Meeting
From 5 to 10 June 2016, EUMETSAT will be hosting the 44th plenary session of the Coordination Group for Meteorological Satellites (CGMS) in Biot, France.
Lithuania signs accession agreement with EUMETSAT
At the end of December 2011, Lithuania signed the accession agreement to become a full Member State of EUMETSAT by 1 January 2014, subject to ratification by the Lithuanian parliament.
EUMETSAT and ESA sign GMES Framework Agreement
EUMETSAT, the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites, on 20 July signed a Framework Agreement with the European Space Agency (ESA) on the Global Monitoring for Environment and Security (GMES) programme