Europe And North-Atlantic Geostationary Cloud Type - MSG - 0 degree

Upgrade to EUMETSAT’s Geostationary meteorological products for nowcasting applications

Europe And North-Atlantic Geostationary Cloud Type - MSG - 0 degree
Europe And North-Atlantic Geostationary Cloud Type - MSG - 0 degree

A set of geostationary meteorological products for nowcasting applications will be upgraded on 18 November 2020.

Last Updated

21 January 2021

Published on

22 October 2020

The products are:

Europe And North-Atlantic Geostationary Cloud Mask - MSG - 0 degree

Europe And North-Atlantic Geostationary Cloud Top Temperature And Height - MSG - 0 degree

Europe And North-Atlantic Geostationary Cloud Type - MSG - 0 degree

Rapidly Developing Thunderstorms - MSG - 0 degree

Convective Rain Rate - MSG - 0 degree

These products are currently generated with Version 2016 of the NWC SAF GEO software package. From 18 November, they will be generated with Version 2018 of that software package.

A description of the scientific changes associated with V2018 of the NWC SAF GEO software package can be found in relevant documentation provided by the NWC SAF.

NOTE: The upgrade will cause an outage of up to 6 hours on 18 November.

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