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What is in the Calendar in March?

CalendarMarch has just started and here is a preview of what training events are already announced:

  • 11-15 March – Satellite Application Course on Tropical Cyclones
  • 19-30 March – Using the Copernicus Marine Data Stream for Ocean Applications – Online phase
  • 20-22 March – Baltic+ 2018 – Classroom phase
  • 28 March – Regional Focus Group of Americas and Caribbean – Discussions in English and Spanish

Application to attend some of the events above is already closed. To avoid disappointments, make sure to keep an eye on application deadlines of future training. Here are those that will close in March:

  • Workshop on the Use of Gridded Satellite Data for Climate Services – Online phase. Deadline to apply: 9 March 2018.
  • SEEMET Advanced Satellite Meteorology course. Deadline to apply: 9 March 2018.

For more information about training opportunities in satellite related topics, please see

Happy New Year


Using RGBs in Operational Meteorology – short videos


Four short videos about the use of RGB images in operational meteorology

EUMETSAT has recently released 4 short (4-9 minutes) videos covering RGB applications.

These videos were produced as a direct response to feedback from users, who would like short and focused introductions to the RGBs.

You can watch the videos in YouTube at