H SAF SM-OBS-2 product in netCDF on EUMETCast soon

The ‘Small scale surface soil moisture by radar scatterometer’ netCDF product from the H SAF will be available on EUMETCast from 14 February.

Thursday, 31 January 2019

This product (ID: H08) consists of disaggregated surface soil moisture derived from the global Metop-B ASCAT Soil Moisture product, limited to the H SAF area (Europe). It is already available in BUFR format.

For more information, please see http://hsaf.meteoam.it/description-sm-obs-2.php

The product will be distributed on EUMETCast Europe:
Channel: SAF-Europe
PID: 500
Multicast address:

Example filename: S-HSAF-h08_20181211_061800_metopb_32329_ZAMG.nc

Users already subscribed to H SAF products on EUMETCast will receive this new product automatically. Other users wishing to receive this product should register via our Earth Observation Portal (EOP).

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