24 results for 'scatterometer'
Release of simulated EPS-SG SCA test data
EPS-SG simulated Scatterometer (SCA) Level-1B test data available for user familiarisation in June 2020.
H SAF SM-OBS-2 product in netCDF on EUMETCast soon
H SAF ‘Small scale surface soil moisture by radar scatterometer’ netCDF product on EUMETCast from 14 February 2019.
Metop-C ASCAT Winds from OSI SAF on EUMETCast soon
OSI SAF Metop-C ASCAT Winds available from 28 Nov 2019.
EUMETSAT signs cooperation agreement with China State Oceanic Administration
Today’s signature of a cooperation agreement on the exchange of oceanographic satellite data between EUMETSAT and the China State Oceanic Administration’s (SOA’s) National Satellite Ocean Application Service (NSOAS) will further increase cooperation with China and create new opportunities for the oceanography user community.
ScatSat-1 wind products from OSI SAF on EUMETCast soon
OSI SAF ScatSat-1 wind products on EUMETCast from 7 Feb 2019.
HY-2 data acquisition service with FMI-ARC Sodankylä kicks off
EUMETSAT representatives visited the Finnish Meteorological Institute-Arctic Space Centre (FMI-ARC) in Sodankylä, Finland last week to kick off the Haiyang (HY-2) reception service for Near-Real-Time (NRT) data processing.
Metop-B delivers first data from polar orbit
Four of the instruments on the Metop-B weather satellite (AMSU-A, ASCAT, MHS, GRAS) have been activated this week and are delivering data.
Arctic sea ice minimum 2019 – how did it fare this year
An annual occurrence when the area/volume of Arctic ice has reached its smallest after the “summer melt season”.
Special EUMETSAT Council achieves progress with EPS-SG
The special EUMETSAT Council meeting on 30-31 January recorded progress in the approval process for the EUMETSAT Polar System Second Generation (EPS-SG) Preparatory Programme, with the sum of contributions increasing from nearly 55 per cent to 83 per cent and 18 of the 27 EUMETSAT Member States having firmly committed themselves to the programme.
Météo-France Centre on La Réunion integrated into EARS
The Météo-France Centre on La Réunion, which is in charge of cyclone warnings for the south-western part of the Indian Ocean, recently installed a new antenna allowing it to receive data from EUMETSAT’s Metop-A and the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s NOAA-17, -18 and -19 polar-orbiting satellites