From 20 August to 2 September 2013 the Caramulo Mountains in central Portugal experienced a series of three large and devastating forest fire events.
Liliane Hofer presents alpine pumping as a major mechanism for convection related to orography.
Georg Pistotnik talks about the role of vertical wind shear in storm organization.
In according to the theme of the European Conference on Applications of Meteorology (ECAM) this year from 07 to 11 September 2015 in Sofia, Bulgaria a training workshop is organised on the day before the conference, Sunday 6 September 2015.
During this workshop with the title "Forecasting extreme Hydrometeorological events" the participants will be trained in forecasting such events with help of a simulator.
Workshop registration fee: €70 (including coffee breaks and lunch).
Registration deadline: 30 June 2015
From 8 to 12 June 2015, EUMeTrain organizes an event week on convection. During this week new remote sensing developements in the area of forecasting and/or analysing convective weather situations will be presented. Furthermore actual and/or past convective events will be analysed and discussed. Altogether this event week will give you an interesting insight into the world of convection – from the scientific and application-oriented point of view.
Registration is open!