Data and Products in use at COMET

Data received from GTS:
  • Aircraft based observation (AIREP, AMDAR and ACAR)
  • Radiosoundings observations
  • 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 satellite
  • AMV from Meteosat
  • Scatterometer winds from METOP satellite
  • IASI retrivals from METOP satellite

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