Winter Weather Precipitation Type over an area 1.0.0

Abstract

Winter Weather Precipitation type over an area -service is an ensemble forecast for precipitation type over the Europe area at the surface level. It is post-processed information from ECMWF input data and it is intended to air traffic planner, airport maintenance, air traffic control, airlines and pilots to help and prepare for Winter weather conditions. Ensemble forecast has 6 classes for precipitation: snow (solid), sleet (solid and liquid), rain (liquid), drizzle (liquid, small droplets), freezing drizzle (liquid, small drops, below freezing point) and freezing rain (liquid, below freezing point). The probability of precipitation is expressed as a percentage. Precipitation types can be called all at once or in desired groups or individually.

Service Type
SWIM_COMPLIANT
Lifecycle Stage
OPERATIONAL
Business Activity Type
AERODROME_OPERATION
Intended Consumer
AERONAUTICAL_INFORMATION_SERVICE_PROVIDER
AIR_TRAFFIC_SERVICE_PROVIDER
AIRPORT_OPERATOR
AIRSIDE_GROUND_HANDLER
CIVIL_AIR_NAVIGATION_SERVICE_PROVIDER
CIVIL_AIRSPACE_USER
COMMUNICATION_NAVIGATION_AND_SURVEILLANCE_SERVICE_PROVIDER
MILITARY_AIR_NAVIGATION_SERVICE_PROVIDER
MILITARY_AIRSPACE_USER
MILITARY_DEFENCE_CENTRE
NETWORK_MANAGER
PROVIDER_OF_DATA_SERVICES
REGULATED_METEOROLOGICAL_SERVICE_PROVIDER
Information Exchange Category
COOPERATIVE_NETWORK_INFORMATION_EXCHANGE
FLIGHT_INFORMATION_EXCHANGE
METEOROLOGICAL_INFORMATION_EXCHANGE
Application Message Exchange Pattern
REQUEST_REPLY
Aerodrome ICAO Location Indicator
No Information Provided
FIR ICAO Location Indicator
No Information Provided
State ICAO Nationality Letters
No Information Provided
In-Operation Date
01-Sep-2021
Provider
FMI

FMI is the designated aeronautical meteorological service provider for Helsinki FIR as designated by the Ministry of Transport and Communications of Finland and as certified by Finnish Transport and Communications Agency.

 

Provider Type
REGULATED_METEOROLOGICAL_SERVICE_PROVIDER
Support
For Incidents on services in operation, contact the Service desk [24/7]: +358 29 539 2580 or e-mail: operposti@fmi.fi
Point of Contact
to request access to the service, send an e-mail to ilmailu@fmi.fi
Email
ilmailu@fmi.fi
Telephone
No Information Provided
For any issues related to the operation of Winter Weather Precipitation type service
Email
ilmailu@fmi.fi
Telephone
No Information Provided
Revision Save Date
Mon, 07/05/2021 - 13:30
Revision Number
69951