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Decoding microwave signals for numerical weather prediction

26 April 2017

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How best to use satellite observations of microwave signals affected by clouds and precipitation in numerical weather prediction is a thorny problem.

ECMWF scientists including Alan Geer have been working on it for many years – with remarkable success.

Source: ECMWF

Image credit: ESA/EUMETSAT - Artist's impression of one of EUMETSAT's Met-Op satellites

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