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
REGULATED_METEOROLOGICAL_SERVICE_PROVIDER
PROVIDER_OF_DATA_SERVICES
NETWORK_MANAGER
MILITARY_DEFENCE_CENTRE
MILITARY_AIR_NAVIGATION_SERVICE_PROVIDER
MILITARY_AIRSPACE_USER
COMMUNICATION_NAVIGATION_AND_SURVEILLANCE_SERVICE_PROVIDER
CIVIL_AIR_NAVIGATION_SERVICE_PROVIDER
CIVIL_AIRSPACE_USER
AIR_TRAFFIC_SERVICE_PROVIDER
AIRSIDE_GROUND_HANDLER
AIRPORT_OPERATOR
AERONAUTICAL_INFORMATION_SERVICE_PROVIDER
Information Exchange Category
METEOROLOGICAL_INFORMATION_EXCHANGE
FLIGHT_INFORMATION_EXCHANGE
COOPERATIVE_NETWORK_INFORMATION_EXCHANGE
Application Message Exchange Pattern
REQUEST_REPLY
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.

 

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Revision Save Date
Wed, 06/29/2022 - 16:37