Meteosat AMV Thematic Climate Data Record time series

Release 2 of Meteosat AMV Thematic Climate Data Record

Meteosat AMV Thematic Climate Data Record time series
Meteosat AMV Thematic Climate Data Record time series

The second release of Meteosat AMV Thematic Climate Data Record is now available to users.

Last Updated

29 September 2021

Published on

29 September 2021

The second release of the reprocessed Meteosat First Generation (MFG) and Meteosat Second Generation (MSG) Atmospheric Motion Vectors (AMV) Thematic Climate Data Record (TCDR) is now available to users.

It contains AMV at all heights below the tropopause, derived from images in two channels (Water Vapour 6.2 and Infrared 10.8) of the instruments MVIRI from MFG and SEVIRI from MSG. Products are stored in netCDF4 format and generated from the Meteosat-2 to Meteosat-11 satellites, covering the period from September 1981 to August 2019.

Access to this TCDR is provided upon request to our User Service Helpdesk.

Meteosat AMV Thematic Climate Data Record time series
Figure 1: Example of the AMV time series