Data and Products in use at COMET

Data received from GTS:
  • - Aircraft based observation (AIREP, AMDAR)
  • - Radiosoundings observations (TEMP, TEMP-SHIP, 4D-TEMP, TEMP descent)
  • - Radar/Wind-Profiler and Pilot observations
  • - Surface observations (BUOY, METAR, SYNOP, SHIP)
  • - Ground-based GPS observations

Data from EUMETCAST network:
  • - AMSU-A/MHS from NOAA/METOP satellite
  • - ATMS from NPP/NOAA satellite
  • - AMV from Meteosat
  • - Scatterometer winds from METOP satellite
  • - HSAF soil moisture
  • - IASI retrivals from METOP satellite

Data from private ftp servers
MODE-S derived observations from KNMI
Surface observations from other italian observation networks